Unless otherwise noted, all presentations are from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. at the La Follette School of Public Affairs, 1225 Observatory Drive, and there is no cost to attend. Click here for a printable schedule. Please check back periodically for the most current information.
Wednesday, Feb. 6
Integration Beyond Numbers: Getting Along and Working Together in a Multiethnic Neighborhood
Denia Garcia, postdoctoral fellow, Department of Sociology and Center for Research on Race and Ethnicity in Society, Indiana University, Sterling Hall, Room 1333
Wednesday, Feb. 20
Restoring Confidence in Public Leadership
Doug Elmendorf, Dean and Don K. Price Professor of Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School, Union South, Northwoods Room
Wednesday, Feb. 27 (postponed)
How Ideas Matter in Social Policy Implementation: A Study of Civil Servants, Social Assistance, and the Meaning of Family, Marriage, and Work in Postwar Britain
La Follette School Visiting Assistant Professor Robyn Rowe
Wednesday, March 6
Improving Reproductive, Maternal, and Infant Health through Public Policy
Associate Professor Christine Durrance, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Sewell Social Science Building, Room 3470, 12:30 to 2 p.m.
Wednesday, March 27
Can RTA Labor Provisions Prevent the Deterioration of Domestic Labor Standards? The Cases of Statutory Minimum Wages and Employment Protection Regulations
Professor Isao Kamata, Research Center of International Economy and Industry, University of Niigata Prefecture, Japan.
Wednesday, April 17
How Solar Energy Became Cheap: A Model for Low-Carbon Innovation
La Follette School Professor Greg Nemet
Wednesday, April 24
Media and Motivation: The Effect of Performance Pay on Writers and Content
La Follette School Assistant Professor Emilia Tjernström