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News and Upcoming Events

Welcome to the Leitner Program!

The Program promotes research and teaching about the interactions between politics and economics around the world. It sponsors research by Yale faculty and students on topics in international and comparative political economy. It hosts seminars, conferences and workshops, and it brings visitors to Yale. In short, the Program serves as the center for research and teaching in the field of political economy on campus.

Giovanni Maggi and Alexandre Debs
Co-Directors

Leitner Political Economy Seminar

Mondays 12:00–1:30pmRoom 203 Luce Hall

April 21
John McLaren, University of Virginia
“Fast-Track Authority: A Hold-Up Interpretation”

April 28
Tim Buthe, Duke University
(joint workshop with IR)

April 30
Milan Svolik
"Deliver the Vote! Micromotives and Macrobehavior in Electoral Fraud”
(joint workshop with IR)