Job Talks for the position of Assistant Professor in Comparative Political Economy

Open to the Public
Nador u. 9, Faculty Tower
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 9:00am
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 9:00am to Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 2:30pm

The Department of Political Science at Central European University cordially invites you to the job talks for the position of Assistant Professor in Comparative Political Economy.

3 May

9:00 -10:30

Inna Melnykovska

(Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Harvard University)

Title: Big Business, Capital Mobility and Regime Dynamics in Russia and Ukraine


10:30 -12:00

Andrea Wagner

(Department of Political Science, Carleton University)

Title: The Rise of Anti-Corruption Agencies and new methods to quantify corruption

13:00 -14:30

Han Sung Min

(The Department of Political Science, Michigan State University)

Title: Inequality, Winner-Loser Gap, and Satisfaction with Democracy


4 May, 2016


9:00 -10:30

Thomas Paster

(Collegio Carlo Alberto, Turin)

Title: The Growth of Social Inequality, Varieties of Business Interests, and the Institutionalization of Advantage


10:30 -12:00

Abel Bojar

(London School of Economics and Political Science)

Title: Do Political Budget Cycles work? A micro-level investigation of pre-electoral budgeting and its electoral consequences


13:00 -14:30

Mihaly Fazekas

(Postdoctoral research fellow, University of Cambridge)

Title: Using Big Data to measure quality of institutions: With an application to political party financing and publicprocurement corruption