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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.

Ebonya Washington and Alexandre Debs
Co-Directors

Leitner Political Economy Seminar

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

May 5
Andrea Vindigni, IMT Lucca
“Forbidden Fruits: The Political Economy of Science, Religion and Growth”
with Roland Benabou, Princeton and Davide Ticchi, IMT Lucca
(joint workshop with the Religion and Politics Colloquium)