Virtual IPES Fall 2021

Panel 1 - November 19, 2021

C. Felipe Balcazar, Ph.D. candidate, NYU
with Martin Castillo QuintanaNYU

Unions and Robots: Automation and the Political Power of Organized Labor


  • John S. Ahlquist, University of California, San Diego
  • Stephen Chaudoin, Harvard University
  • Nicole Wu, University of Toronto

Convener: Merih Angin, Koc University

Panel 2 - December 3, 2021

Soohyun Cho, Ph.D. Candidate, Ohio State University

Protectionism Reconsidered: Economic Insecurity, Social Identity, and the Gender Gap in Trade Attitudes


  • Alexandra Guisinger, Temple University
  • Diana Mutz, University of Pennsylvania
  • Andy Baker, University of Colorado Boulder

Convener: Adrian Shin, University of Colorado Boulder

Panel 3 - December 10, 2021

Cleo O'Brien-Udry, Ph.D. Candidate, Yale University
with Lauren FerryUniversity of Mississippi

Turning the Tables? Status and Stability in the International System


  • Ryan Brutger, University of California Berkeley
  • Allison Carnegie, Columbia University
  • Stephen Chaudoin, Harvard University

Convener: Sarah Bauerle Danzman, Indiana University Bloomington

Panel 4 - Friday, December 17, 2021, 7:00 am - 8:30 am EST

Chendi WangEuropean University Institute
with Frederico Maria FerreraLondon School of Economics
and Thomas Sattler, University of Geneva

Too Fragile to Succeed? Electoral Strength, Austerity and Economic Confidence


  • Brian Burgoon, University of Amsterdam
  • Lucy Barnes, University College London
  • Bob Hancke, London School of Economics

Convener: Gerda Hooijer, University College London