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(26 January) Workshop RUES “Neighborhood effects and Votes"

Regional and Urban Economics Seminar-Workshop

“Neighborhood effects and Votes"

26th January 2021, 16:00-18:30

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The funding of the Paris School of Economics is kindly acknowledged

Due to sanitary constraints, this RUES session will be held online on ZOOM.


16:00 Lecture 1: Eric Chyn (Dartmouth College)
Title: “Moved to Vote: The Long-Run Effects of Neighborhoods on Political Participation", with Kareem Haggag (Carnegie Mellon University).
Discussant: Camille Hémet (ENS-Paris School of Economics)

17:00 Virtual coffee break

17:30 Lecture 2: Jean Lacroix (University Paris-Saclay)
Title: “Ballots instead of bullets? The effects of the voting right acts on political violence".
Discussant: Arianna Ornaghi (University of Warwick)

The expected duration of the lectures is 40 minutes, and there are 10 minutes for discussions and 10 minutes for questions from the rest of the audience.