Oct 5, 2012: Kevin Quinn presenting "Can Voter ID Laws Be Administered in a Race-Neutral Manner? Evidence from the City of Boston in 2008."
March 1, 2013: Michael Herron presenting "Court Precedents and Legislative District Compactness."
April 9, 2013: Luke Keele presenting "Stronger Instruments By Design"
Apr 5, 2012: Walter Mebane presenting "Second-digit Tests for Voters' Election Strategies and Election Fraud"
Jan 21, 2011: Kevin Clarke discussing "A Model Discipline
Political Science and the Logic of Representations"
Note: We will be discussing Professor Clarke's paper as group. There will be no formal presentation by Professor Clarke.
Feb 18, 2011: Kathy Cramer Walsh presenting a talk on "A Geography of Power: Rural Perspectives of Political Inequality."
Oct 2009: Maggie Penn and John Patty "Structuring Chaos: A Social Choice Approach to Deliberative Policymaking"
March 2009: Paul Sniderman "The Downsian Paradigm: Party-centered vs. Candidate-centered Theories of Spatial Reasoning"
March 2008: Jeff Gill "Critical Differences in Bayesian and Non‐Bayesian Inference and Why the Former is Better"
March 2008: Henry Brady "The Collapse of the Soviet Union"
April 2008: Dennis Chong "The Value of Information and Endorsements"
The Methodology Speaker Series is supported by the Department of Political Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and organized by Wendy Tam Cho and Jake Bowers