Colloquia - Spring 1999


Date: April 5, 1999
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Department of Political Science, 212 Scott Hall
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Title: IPR Colloquium (Co-sponsored with the Department of Political Science)
Description: "School Choice: The Role of Information and the Importance of the Marginal Consumer." Speaker is Mark Schneider, Chair, Department of Political Science, SUNY-Stony Brook.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: April 9, 1999

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Department of Political Science, 212 Scott Hall
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Title: IPR Colloquium (Co-sponsored with the Department of Political Science)
Description: "Politicians Don't Pander: Political Leadership, Media Coverage, and Public Opinion." Speaker is Lawrence Jacobs, Department of Political Science, University of Minnesota.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: April 16, 1999
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Banking on the Community: A Public/Private Strategy for Rebuilding Local Economies." Speakers are John L. McKnight, IPR-Communication Studies and John P. Kretzmann, IPR Research Associate, Co-directors, ABCD Institute.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: April 22, 1999
Time: 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Leverone 160
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Title: IPR Colloquium (Co-sponsored with the Department of Economics)
Description: "Non-Price Barriers, Medicaid Coverage, and Infant Health." Speaker is Janet Currie, Professor of Economics, UCLA.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: April 23, 1999
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Rules and Responsibility: What Kinds of Rule Systems Encourage Responsibility Rather than Accountability?" Speaker is Carol Heimer, IPR-Sociology.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: April 28, 1999
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "From Welfare to Workfare: Bringing Reciprocity Back Into Welfare Policy?" Speaker is Marcus Manz, Visiting Scholar, Department of Political Science, and Department of Political Science, University of Geneva, Switzerland.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: April 30, 1999
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Resolving Research Conflicts and Improving Policy Studies of Illegal Drugs: A National Research Council Report." Speaker is Charles Manski, IPR-Economics.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: May 5, 1999
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Authors' Roundtable on Investigative Journalism
Description: A Promise of Justice (1998), David Protess, IPR-Medill; Custodian of Conscience: Investigative Journalism and Public Virtue (1998), James Ettema, IPR-Communication Studies; Television Autonomy and the State (1998), Craig LaMay, IPR-Medill.

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: May 14, 1999
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Does the Nonprofit Sector Belong in Long-Term Health Care?" Speaker is Tomas Philipson, Professor of Economics, Public Policy, and Law, University of Chicago. Discussant is Burton Weisbrod, IPR/Economics.


Date: May 18, 1999
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Rethinking Welfare Capitalism: Welfare-Finance Linkage in Japan." Speaker is Margarita Estevez-Abe, Department of Political Science, University of Minnesota.


Date: May 19, 1999
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Performative Multiculturalism: An Ethnographic Analysis of Identity In Urban Schools." Speaker is Catherine O'Leary, IPR Visiting Predoctoral Fellow.


Date: May 19, 1999
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Comparative Political Economy of Wage Inequality." Speaker is Jonas Pontusson, Professor of Government, Cornell University.


Date: May 21, 1999
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Rethinking Leadership in Urban Elementary Schools: Implications of a Distributed Perspective." Speakers are James Spillane, IPR Education and Social Policy; John Diamond, Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Education and Social Policy; and Richard Halverson, Graduate Student, Learning Sciences.


Date: May 26, 1999
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Free Expression and Multiculturalism In and Out of the Academy." Speaker is Dennis Chong, IPR-Political Science.