Colloquia - Winter 2005


Date: January 10, 2005
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Farewell to Maternalism? State Policies and Mothers' Employment in the U.S. and Sweden." Speaker is Ann Shola Orloff, Professor of Sociology, IPR Faculty Fellow, and Director of the Center for Comparative and Historical Analysis

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: January 24, 2005
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Government Spending and Equality of Opportunity." Speaker is Susan Mayer, Dean and Associate Professor, Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies, University of Chicago

Contact: Patricia Reese
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Date: January 31, 2005
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Politics as a Profession." Speaker is Daniel Diermeier, IBM Distinguished Professor of Regulation and Competitive Practice; Co-director, Northwestern Institute on Complex Systems; and IPR Faculty Associate

Contact: Patricia Reese
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Date: February 4, 2005
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Wieboldt Hall, Kellogg, 340 E. Superior St., Chicago Campus

Title: IPR Policy Briefing
Description: "Looking Inside the Black Box of Schools: Classrooms, Teachers, and School Leaders." Jim Spillane, Professor of Human Development, Social Policy, and Learning Sciences and IPR Faculty Fellow; Spyros Konstantopoulos, Assistant Professor of Human Development, Scoial Policy, and Learning Sciences and IPR Faculty Associate; Kim Rueben, Visiting Scholar, Urban Institute

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: February 14, 2005
Time: 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Annenberg 345

Title: Joint Center for Poverty Research Lecture
Description: "Higher Education, Localization, and Innovation." Speaker is John Quigley, I. Donald Terner Distinguished Professor and Professor of Economics, University of California, Berkeley

Contact: Patricia Reese
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Date: February 21, 2005
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Nature, Nurture, or Inertia? Non-Genetic Pathways for the Intergenerational Transmission of Health Disparities." Speaker is Chris Kuzawa, Assistant Professor of Anthropolgy and IPR Faculty Associate

Contact: Patricia Reese
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Date: February 28, 2005
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Working Class Republicans: Money and Morals in the 2004 Presidential Election." Speaker is Monica Prasad, Assistant Professor of Sociology and IPR Faculty Associate

Contact: Patricia Reese
(847-491-8712)


Date: March 7, 2005
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Room, 617 Library Place
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Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: "Total Survey Error and Randomized Social Experiments." Speaker is Bruce Spencer, Professor of Statistics and IPR Faculty Fellow

Contact: Patricia Reese
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