Colloquia - Winter 2010


IPR/C2S Colloquia

Date: January 11, 2010
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: IPR Conference Room, 617 Library Place

Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: “American Beliefs About Opportunity and Inequality: Is There a Connection, and Why Does it Matter?” by Leslie McCall, Associate Professor of Sociology and IPR Faculty Fellow


Date: January 12, 2010
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Location: Hardin Hall, Rebecca Crown Center, 633 Clark Street

Title: Special IPR/C2S Event
Description: “Why More Equal Societies Do Better” by Richard Wilkinson, Professor Emeritus, University of Nottingham Medical School, and Honorary Professor, University College London; and Kate Pickett, Professor of Epidemiology, University of York, and
UK National Institute for Health Research Career Scientist
Co-sponsored with the Department of Medical Social Sciences


Date: January 25, 2010
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: IPR Conference Room, 617 Library Place

Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: “Probabilistic Polling and Voting in the 2008 Presidential Election: Evidence from the American Life Panel” by Charles F. Manski, Board of Trustees Professor in Economics and IPR Faculty Fellow


Date: February 1, 2010
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Annenberg 303, 2120 Campus Drive

Title: IPR/C2S Colloquium
Description: “Cultural Neuroscience: Bridging Cultural and Biological Sciences" by Joan Chiao, Assistant Professor of Psychology and IPR/C2S Faculty Associate


Date: February 8, 2010
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: IPR Conference Room, 617 Library Place

Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: “Mental Illness Stigma in Diagnosed Individuals and the General Public:
Reflexive and Reflective Processes" by Galen Bodenhausen, Lawyer Taylor Professor of Psychology; Professor of Marketing, Kellogg; and Co-Director, Center on the Science of Diversity


Date: February 15, 2010
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: IPR Conference Room, 617 Library Place

Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: “Causal Effect of Gender on Judicial Decisions” by Lee Epstein, Henry Wade Rogers Professor, School of Law


Date: February 22, 2010
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: IPR Conference Room, 617 Library Place

Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: “The Internet and Local Wages: Convergence or Divergence?" by Shane Greenstein, Elinor and H. Wendell Hobbs Professor of Management and Strategy, Kellogg; and IPR Faculty Associate


Date: March 8, 2010
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: IPR Conference Room, 617 Library Place

Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: “Dynamic Public Opinion” by Dennis Chong, John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Professor of Political Science and IPR Faculty Associate


Date: March 15, 2010
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: IPR Conference Room, 617 Library Place

Title: IPR Colloquium
Description: “If You Pay Peanuts Do You Get Monkeys? A Cross-Country Comparison of Teacher Pay and Student Performance” by Peter Dolton, Professor of Economics, Royal Holloway, University of London; and Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics


Joint IPR/Economics Education & Labor Seminars

Date: March 11, 2010
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: IPR Conference Room, 617 Library Place

Title: Joint IPR/Economics Labor & Edcuation Policy Seminar Series
Description: “Increasing College Enrollment Among Low- and Moderate-Income Families: An Intervention to Improve Information and Access to Financial Aid” by Philip Oreopoulos, Associate Professor of Economics, University of Toronto