IPES 2010 Program

 

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Friday, November 12

8:00-9:00 AM   Breakfast
AM Chairs Tsai Auditorium (S010) Ken Scheve  
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020) Lisa Martin  
  S030 David Leblang  
9:00-9:30 Tsai Auditorium (S010) John Ahlquist,
Florida State
"Riding the Wave: Trade, factor endowments, and democratic transitions"
(PRESENTATION)
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020)

Sarah Brooks,
Ohio State University

Marcus J. Kurtz,
Ohio State University

"Endogenous Natural Resource Endowments, Technology Diffusion and Growth: When Do Resources Become a 'Curse'?"
(PRESENTATION)
  S030

Eric Chiu,
National Chung-Hsing University

Thomas D. Willett,
Claremont Graduate University

"Capital Controls and Currency Crises: A More Disaggregated Political Economy Analysis"
(PRESENTATION)
9:30-10:00 Tsai Auditorium (S010) Allison Sovey,
Yale University
"Tricks of the Trade: Using Trade Agreements as Leverage"
(PRESENTATION)
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020) Faisal Ahmed,
University of Chicago
"The Perils of Unearned Foreign Income: Aid, remittances, and government survival"
(PRESENTATION)
  S030 Julia Gray,
University of Pittsburgh
"Bailouts and Credibility in the European Union"
(PRESENTATION)
10:00-10:30 Tsai Auditorium (S010) Erik Gartzke,
University of California, San Diego
"When Do Nations Fight Over Trade?"
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020) Mark Hallerberg,
Hertie School of Governance Carlos Scartascini,
IADB
"Economic Crisis and Fiscal Reforms in Latin America"
(PRESENTATION)
  S030 Phillip Lipscy,
Stanford University
"Do Institutional Distortions Matter?: IMF Moral Hazard and Excess Reserve Accumulation"
(PRESENTATION)
10:30-10:50   Break
10:50-11:20 Tsai Auditorium (S010) Kerry Chase,
Brandeis University
"Who Wants a Cultural Exception in the Trade Regime and Why?"
(PRESENTATION)
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020)

Gina Yannitell-Reinhardt,
Texas A&M

Michael Koch,
Texas A&M

"Aid's Approach to Technical Efficiency: Stochastic Frontier Modeling reveals Multi-Dimensionality"
(PRESENTATION)
  S030 Sonal Pandya,
University of Virginia
"French Roast: Nationalism and Consumer Preferences Prior to the 2003 Iraq Invasion"
(PRESENTATION)
11:20-11:50 Tsai Auditorium (S010) Krzysztof Pelc,
Princeton University
"Varying Depths: Why do Some Countries Get Better WTO Accession Terms than Others?"
(PRESENTATION)
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020) Sarah Bermeo,
Duke University
"The Curse of Aid? Re-Examining the Impact of Aid on Regime Change"
(PRESENTATION)
  S030

Andrew Walter,
London School of Economics

Jeffrey M. Chwieroth,
London School of Economics

"Financial crises and political turnover: a long run panoramic view"
(PRESENTATION)
11:50-12:20 Tsai Auditorium (S010) Todd Allee,
University of Illinois
"A Beneficial Club, but Only if you Pay your Dues: The Impact of GATT/WTO Accession on Trade"
(PRESENTATION)
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020) Angela O'Mahony,
University of British Columbia
"Playing with Fire: Pre-Electoral Fiscal Manipulation and the Risk of a Speculative Attack"
(PRESENTATION)
  S030 Thomas Pepinsky,
Cornell University
"The Demand for Islamic Banking: Piety, Class, and Global Identity"
(PRESENTATION)
12:20-1:20   Lunch Break
PM Chairs Tsai Auditorium (S010) Helen Milner  
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020) Jeff Frieden  
  S030 Judy Goldstein  
1:20-1:50 Tsai Auditorium (S010) Leslie Johns,
University of California, Los Angeles
"Depth versus Rigidity in the Design of International Agreements"
(PRESENTATION)
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020)

Christina Schneider,
University of California, San Diego

Jennifer Tobin,
Georgetown University

"Eenie, Meenie, Miney, Moe? Institutional Portfolios and Delegation to Multilateral Aid Institutions"
(PRESENTATION)
  S030 Thomas Sattler,
University College Dublin
"Elections, Policy Preferences and International Financial Market Constraints"
(PRESENTATION)
1:50-2:20 Tsai Auditorium (S010) Christina Davis,
Princeton University
"WTO Adjudication as a Tool for Conflict Management"
(PRESENTATION)
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020) Stephen Nelson,
Northwestern University
"Is the International Monetary Fund the Johnny Appleseed of Neoliberalism in the Developing World?"
(PRESENTATION)
  S030 Jeremy Wallace,
Ohio State University
"International Economic Shocks & Redistribution in Autocracies"
(PRESENTATION)
2:20-2:50 Tsai Auditorium (S010) James Morrison,
Middlebury College
"Before Hegemony: The Colonial Crisis and the Birth of Free Trade in 18th Century Britain"
(PRESENTATION)
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020)

Rich Nielsen,
Harvard University

Zachary Christensen

Daniel Nielson,
Brigham Young University

"Transparency Squared: The Effects of Aid Transparency on Recipients' Corruption Levels"
(PRESENTATION)
  S030

Jon Pevehouse,
University of Chicago

Mark Copelovitch,
University of Wisconsin - Madison

"Exchange rates, policy substitutes, and the global trade regime"
(PRESENTATION)
2:50-3:10   Break
3:10-3:40 Tsai Auditorium (S010)

Andy Baker,
University of Colorado

David Cupery,
University of Colorado

Kenneth F. Greene,
University of Texas, Austin

"Does Economic Exchange with the US Reduce Anti-Americanism?"
(PRESENTATION)
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020) Zlatko Nikoloski,
University College London
"Impact of financial crises on poverty in the developing world: an empirical approach"
(PRESENTATION)
  S030 Cristina Bodea,
Michigan State University
"The political determinants of the European Monetary System realignments"
(PRESENTATION)
3:40-4:10 Tsai Auditorium (S010)

Raymond Hicks,
Princeton University

Joanne Gowa,
Princeton University


(PRESENTATION)
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020)

Dustin Tingley,
Princeton University

Helen Milner,
Princeton University

"The Choice for Multilateralism: Foreign Aid and American Foreign Policy"
(PRESENTATION)
  S030

Wendy Wong,
University of Toronto

Cullen S. Hendrix,
University of North Texas

"Following the Flag or Following the Money? The Economic and Military Linkages that Affect Amnesty International's Targets for Advocacy Campaigns"
(PRESENTATION)
4:10-4:40 Tsai Auditorium (S010)

Shanker Satyanath,
New York University

Daniel Berger,
New York University

William Easterly,
New York University

Nathan Nunn,
Harvard University

"Commercial Imperialism? Political Influence and Trade During the Cold War"
(PRESENTATION)
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020) Christopher Kilby,
Villanova University
"An empirical assessment of informal influence in the World Bank"
(PRESENTATION)
  S030

Will Moore,
Florida State University

Daniel Hill,
Florida State University

Bumba Mukherjee,
Penn State University

"Is Amnesty International Strategic, and Does it Matter? Conflicting Incentives as a Function of Institutions and Violence"
(PRESENTATION)
4:45-6:15   Roundtable: the Environment Tsai Auditorium (S010)

Helen Milner, Princeton University (Chair)

Thomas Bernauer, ETH Zurich

Robert Keohane, Princeton University
(PRESENTATION)

Ronald Mitchell, University of Oregon
(PRESENTATION)

Robert Stavins, Harvard University

6:30-   Reception and Dinner

 

Saturday, November 13

8:00-8:30   Breakfast
AM Chairs Tsai Auditorium (S010) David Lake  
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020) Judith Goldstein  
  S030 Lisa Martin  
8:30-9:00 Tsai Auditorium (S010)

Stephanie Rickard,
London School of Economics

Daniel Yuichi Kono,
University of California, Davis

"International Agreements and Discrimination in Public Procurement"
(PRESENTATION)
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020) Rikhil Bhavnani,
Stanford University
"Corruption Amongst India's Politicians: Insights from Unusual Data"
(PRESENTATION)
  S030 Stefanie Walter,
University of Heidelberg
"Globalization and the Demand-Side of Politics. How globalization shapes individual perceptions of labor market risk and policy preferences"
(PRESENTATION)
9:00-9:30 Tsai Auditorium (S010) Stephen Chaudoin,
Princeton University
"Information Transmission and the Strategic Timing of Trade Disputes"
(PRESENTATION)
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020) Hye Jee Cho,
Hong Kong Univ. of Science & Tech
"Income Inequality, Political Stability, and Development: The implications of country creditworthiness and income inequality on economic growth"
(PRESENTATION)
  S030

Laia Balcells,
CSIC

Jose Fernandez-Albertos,
CSIC

"Social Identities, Decision-Making Rules, and Policy Preferences: Experimental Evidence from Spain"
(PRESENTATION)
9:30-10:00 Tsai Auditorium (S010)

Kishore Gawande,
Texas A&M

Bernard Hoekman,
World Bank

"Which Governments Distort Agriculture and Why"
(PRESENTATION)
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020)

Leonardo Baccini,
IMT Lucca

Andreas Duer,
University of Salzburg

"Investment Discrimination and the Proliferation of PTAs"
(PRESENTATION)
  S030 Gaye Muderrisoglu,
University of Michigan
"Multilateralism and Referendum Success"
(PRESENTATION)
10:00-10:15   Break
10:15-10:45 Tsai Auditorium (S010)

Sean Ehrlich,
Florida State University

Eddie Hearn,
Florida State University

"Does Compensating the Losers Increase Support for Trade? An Experimental Test of the Embedded Liberalism Thesis"
(PRESENTATION)
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020)

Tatiana Vashchilko,
Penn State University

Aleksandr Vashchilko,
KIMEP

Quan Li,
Texas A&M

"A General Equilibrium Model of Bilateral FDI Flows and Interstate Political Relations"
(PRESENTATION)
  S030 Tim Buthe,
Duke University
"Supranational Regulation of Competition: The Politics of Institutional Change in EU Regulatory Authority"
(PRESENTATION)
10:45-11:15 Tsai Auditorium (S010) Megumi Naoi,
University of California, San Diego
"Who Cares About Globalization? Matched Survey of Legislators & Voters During the Financial Crisis"
(PRESENTATION)
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020)

Heiner Mikosch,
ETH Zurich

Axel Dreher,
University of Göttingen

Stefan Voigt,
Hamburg University

"Membership has its Privileges. The Effect of Membership in International Organizations on FDI"
(PRESENTATION)
  S030

David Stasavage,
New York University

Kenneth Scheve,
Yale University

"Democracy, War, and Wealth: Evidence from Two Centuries of Inheritance Taxation"
(PRESENTATION)
11:15-11:45 Tsai Auditorium (S010)

Thomas Bernauer,
ETH Zurich

Vally Koubi,
University of Berne

Anna Kalbhenn,
ETH Zurich

"Climate Change, Economic Growth, and Conflict"
(PRESENTATION)
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020)

Nathan Jensen,
Washington University, St. Louis

Edmund Malesky,
University of California, San Diego

Mariana Medina,
Washington University, St. Louis

Ugur Ozdemir,
Washington University, St. Louis

"Pass the Bucks: Investment Incentives as Political Credit-Claiming Devices Evidence from a Survey Experiment"
(PRESENTATION)
  S030 Brian Greenhill,
University of Washington
"Modeling States' Participation in Networks of Intergovernmental Organizations"
(PRESENTATION)
11:45-12:15 Tsai Auditorium (S010)

Johannes Urpelainen,
Columbia University

Michael M. Bechtel,
ETH Zurich

"All Environmental Policies are Glocal: The Causes and Consequences of Transnational Regulatory Coalitions"
(PRESENTATION)
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020)

Clint Peinhardt,
University of Texas, Dallas

Jude Hays,
University of Illinois

"Spatial Interdependence and the Utility of Investment Liberalization"
(PRESENTATION)
  S030

Marcelo Olarreaga,
University of Geneva

Kishore Gawande,
Texas A&M

Pravin Krishna,
Johns Hopkins University

Bernard Hoekman,
World Bank

"Does Informational Lobbying Influence US Foreign Policy?"
(PRESENTATION)
12:15-12:30   Break/Lunch
12:30-2:00   Roundtable: China
Tsai Auditorium (S010)

Benjamin Cohen, University of California, Santa Barbara

Daniel Drezner, Tufts University

Miles Kahler, University of California, San Diego

Edward Mansfield, University of Pennsylvania

Ka Zeng, University of Arkansas

PM Chairs Tsai Auditorium (S010) Jeff Frieden  
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020) Helen Milner  
  S030 Ken Scheve  
2:00-2:30 Tsai Auditorium (S010) J. Lawrence Broz,
University of California, San Diego
"Exchange Rates and Protectionism"
(PRESENTATION)
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020)

Yotam Margalit,
Columbia University

Thomas Kenyon,
UNIDO

"What makes some developing countries more attractive to foreign investors?"
  S030

Lucy Goodhart,
Columbia University

Anastasia Xenias,
CUNY, Hunter College

"Military Spending in a Globalized World"
(PRESENTATION)
2:30-3:00 Tsai Auditorium (S010) Benjamin Cohen,
University of California, Santa Barbara
"Currency and State Power"
(PRESENTATION)
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020)

Pablo Pinto,
Columbia University

Santiago Pinto,
West Virginia University

Nicolas Stier Moses,
Columbia University

"Regulating Foreign Investment: A Study of the Properties of Bilateral and Multilateral Investment Regimes"
(PRESENTATION)
  S030 Jacek Kugler,
Claremont Graduate University
"Economic Consequences of Conflict: Recovery or Bust"
(PRESENTATION)
3:00-3:15   Break
3:15-3:45 Tsai Auditorium (S010)

Henrik Enderlein,
Hertie School of Governance

Christoph Trebesch,
Yale University

"A New Type of International Economic Conflict: Explaining Creditor Litigation against Debtor Governments"
(PRESENTATION)
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020)

Randall Stone,
University of Rochester

David B. Carter,
Penn State University

"Sincere or Strategic? U.S. Aid Disbursements and Voting in the United Nations General Assembly"
(PRESENTATION)
  S030

Mark Kayser,
Hertie School of Governance

Michael Peress,
University of Rochester

"Benchmarking across Borders: Electoral Accountability and the Necessity of Comparison"
(PRESENTATION)
3:45-4:15 Tsai Auditorium (S010)

Witold Henisz,
The Wharton School

Sinziana Dorobantu,
American University

Lite Nartey,
The Wharton School

"The Financial and Operational Returns to Stakeholder Engagement: Spinning Gold from Political and Social Entrepreneurship"
(PRESENTATION)
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020)

Margaret Peters,
Stanford University

Alexander Tahk,
Stanford University

"Are policy makers out of step with their constituency when it comes to immigration?"
(PRESENTATION)
  S030

Alastair Smith,
New York University

Alejandro Quiroz Flores,
New York University

"Surviving Disasters"
(PRESENTATION)
4:15-4:45 Tsai Auditorium (S010) Laurissa Muehlich,
Freie Universitat Berlin
"Regional Responses to Global Financial Instability: New Financial Arrangements in South-South Regional Monetary Cooperation"
(PRESENTATION)
  Belfer Case Study Room (S020) Michael Tomz,
Stanford University
"Reputation Spillovers in International Relations"
(PRESENTATION)
  S030 Aslaug Asgeirsdottir,
Bates College
"Achieving Equity Through International Cooperation"
(PRESENTATION)