Academic year 2008-09 Political Science departmental doctoral seminars

SCHEDULE OF ACADEMIC YEAR 2008-09

Date

Name

Title

Discussant

Note

2-Oct

Andrija Henjak

Welfare State and Class Cleavages: Impact of Welfare State Policies on Class Cleavage Mobilization

Zsolt Enyedi

First seminar in AY 08/09

9-Oct

Departmental Meeting

 

 

23-Oct

National Holiday

 

 

30-Oct

Jan-Werner Mueller

Theses on Democracy and Dictatorship in Twentieth-Century Europe

Nenad Dimitrijevic

Paper distributed via email only

6-Nov

Flavia Jurje

The Impact of European Union Pressure on Immigration and Asylum Policies in Romania: a Structural Account of the Decision-making Process

 Attila Folsz

 

13-Nov

Sari Rannanpaa

Economic Voting in Estonia

Istvan Szekely

 

20-Nov

Departmental Meeting

 

 

27-Nov

Rudy Andeweg

Modes of Political Representation: Toward a New Typology (co-authered)

Zsolt Enyedi

 

4-Dec

Probationary Doctoral Candidates' presentation

 

 

11-Dec

Probationary Doctoral Candidates' presentation

 

 

Winter break

15-Jan

Departmental Meeting

 

 

22-Jan

Matteo Fumagalli

The limits of a Rapprochement? Russian-Central Asian Relations, An Unconsolidated Regional System, and the Impact of the 2008 Crises

Alexander Astrov

Paper distributed via email only

29-Jan

Tibor Meszmann

The Bridge Never Built. The Collapse of the Union Movement Initiative and Workers’ Marginalization in Serbia (1988-1992)

Marta Kahancova

 

5-Feb

Stela Garaz

The Impact of Horizontal Concentration of Power on Ethnic Mobilization in Post-Soviet Georgia

 Matteo Fumagalli

Paper distributed via email only

12-Feb

Departmental Meeting

 

 

19-Feb

Peter Stamatov

Activist Religion, Empire, and the Emergence of Modern Long-Distance Advocacy Networks

 Zsolt Enyedi

 

26-Feb

Levente Littvay

Evolution of a Common Foundation for Sexual and Political Liberalism: The Assessment of Homophobia, Sexual Liberalism and Quality of Sex Life as Predictors of Party Identification

 Andres Moles

Download on external site

5-Mar

Philippe Schmitter

Contacting Democracy Promotion & Protection with the Theory and Practice of Democratization

 Andras Bozoki

 

12-Mar

Herbert Kitschelt

Political Preference Formation and Partisan Divides in Postindustrial Democracies

Tamas Meszerics

Paper distributed via email only

19-Mar

Marta Kahancova

Embedding Multinationals in Postsocialist Host Countries: Social Interaction and the Compatibility of Organizational Interests with Host-Country Institutions

Thomas Fetzer

 

26-Mar

Tom Carothers

Can U.S. and European Democracy Support Respond to Democracy’s Global Challenges?

 Carsten Schneider

no paper available

Mar 30-31

Annual Doctoral Conference 
Abstracts due: 1 March 2009, Papers due: 23 March 2009