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Government Honors Thesis Presentations

Please join the Government Department for this year's Honors Thesis Presentations on May 16th through the 27th

Wednesday, May 18, 2022
All Day
Silsby Hall 215
Intended Audience(s): Alumni, Faculty, Postdoc, Staff, Students-Graduate, Students-Undergraduate
Categories: Lectures & Seminars

All presentations will be held in Silsby Hall, Room 215

Monday, May 16, 2022

10:00AM -11:00PM: Emilia Hoppe, “Accessing Democracy: How Policy Enables Citizenship” (Crabtree/Nachlis/Swaine)

2:00PM-3:00PM: Anya Sorensen, “Insurgency in the Name of God: Analyzing Islamic State Strategy in Iraq from 2016-2020” (Lyall/Carey/Valentino)

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

9:00AM -10:00AM: Gabrielle Levy, “When Help Hurts: Why Foreign Aid Backfires in Cases of Civil War” (Friedman/Lyall/Valentino)

12:00PM-1:00PM: Carly Brown, “Divided Attention: Explaining Variation in the United Nations’ Responses to Mass Killing” (Valentino/Horowitz/Swaine)

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

10:00AM -11:00PM: Jonah Hirsch, “Producer Rights in International Trade: A Moral and Political Theory of Labor Justice” (Rose/Bedi/Swaine)

3:00PM-4:00PM: Chris Jun, “Revisiting the Sanction Playbook: An Examination of U.S. Economic Sanction and Chinese Responses” (Lind/Wohlforth/Valentino)

Thursday, May 19, 2022

12:00PM-1:00PM: Olivia Gresham, “Fight or Flight: Ethnic Information Cascades and Military Collapse” (Lyall/Horowitz/Valentino)


Monday, May 23, 2022

2:00PM-3:00PM: Ben Vagle, “The Balance of Economic Terror: The United States, China, and the Economic Costs of Conflict” (S.Brooks/Mastanduno/Valentino)

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

12:00PM-1:00PM: Dhwani Kharel, “Caring Across National Boundaries: State Responsibility in Transnational Care Economy” (Rose/Clarke/Swaine)

Wednesday, May 25, 2022

9:00AM -10:00AM: Chantal Elias, “Investigating Variation in American Public Opinion on United Nations Humanitarian Interventions” (Valentino/Powers/Swaine)

11:00AM-12:00PM: Maia Round, “When the Going Gets Tough: The Effects of Political Polarization on Retirements from the U.S. Senate” (Barabas/Lacy/Valentino)

Thursday, May 26, 2022

9:00AM -10:00AM: John Cho, “Trade-offs in Asian American Political Representation” (Costa/Horiuchi/Swaine)

Friday, May 27, 2022

9:00AM -10:00AM: Tanner Bielefeld Pruitt, “When Candidates Attack: Determining the Most Effective Response to Attacks in Political Debates” (Lacy/Jerit/Valentino)

11:00AM-12:00PM: Melissa Barales-Lopez, “The Role of the Enclave: Investigating the Political Integration of Hispanic Immigrants in the U.S.”  (Ferwerda/Lacy/Swaine)

For more information, contact:
Miya Wickramasinghe

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.