Colloquia - Fall 2005


Date: October 3, 2005
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: 303 Annenberg, Evanston Campus
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "What is School Readiness?" Speaker is Greg Duncan, Edwina S. Tarry Professor of Education and Social Policy and IPR Faculty Fellow

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: October 14, 2005
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Scott Hall, Patton Room
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Title: IPR Public Forum
Description: "The Public Policy Implications of the Next Supreme Court." Speakers are Lee Epstein, Jack N. Pritzker Distinguished Visiting Professor of Law, Northwestern University; Edward Mallinckrodt Distinguished University Professor of Political Science and Professor of Law, Washington University, St. Louis; and Andrew Koppelman, Professor of Law and Political Science, Northwestern University. Moderator is Jack Doppelt, Associate Dean and Professor, Medill School of Journalism; Editor and Publisher of the Web site On the Docket; and IPR Faculty Associate

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: October 17, 2005
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Layoffs, Lemons, Race, and Gender." Speaker is Luojia Hu, Assistant Professor of Economics and IPR Faculty Fellow

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Date: October 24, 2005
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "The End of American Exceptionalism? Mobility in the U.S. Since 1850." Speaker is Joseph Ferrie, Professor of Economics and IPR Faculty Associate

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Date: October 31, 2005
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Public Forum
Description: "Evaluating School Reform: What Is the Proper Unit of Analysis and What Are Realistic Expectations?" Speaker is Spyros Konstantopoulos, Assistant Professor of Human Development, Social Policy, and Learning Sciences and IPR Faculty Associate

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Date: November 7, 2005
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Do They Know and Do They Care? Americans' Awareness of Rising Inequality." Speaker is Leslie McCall, Visiting Associate Professor of Sociology and Visiting IPR Faculty Fellow

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Date: November 14, 2005
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Controlling Prejudice During Interracial Interactions: Costs, Consequences, and Possibilities." Speaker is Jennifer A. Richeson, Associate Professor of Psychology and IPR Faculty Fellow

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Date: November 21, 2005
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Competitive Framing." Speaker is James Druckman, Associate Professor of Political Science, AT&T Research Scholar, and IPR Faculty Fellow

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(847-491-8712)


Date: November 28, 2005
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Biases in Perceptions of the Risk of Criminal Victimization." Speaker is Lincoln Quillian, Associate Professor fo Sociology and IPR Faculty Fellow

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Date: December 5, 2005
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Wieboldt Hall, Kellogg, 340 E. Superior St., Chicago Campus
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Title: IPR Policy Briefing on the Social Safety Net
Description: Rebecca S. Blank, Dean, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy; Henry Carter Adams Collegiate Profeessor of Public Policy; Professor of Economics; and Co-director, National Poverty Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Leemore Dafny, Assistant Professor of Management and Strategy and IPR Faculty Fellow
Melissa S. Kearney, Fellow, Economic Studies, Brookings Institution

Moderator: Therese McGuire, Professor of Management and Strategy, Department Chair, and IPR Faculty Fellow

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)