Waseda-Irvine Conference on Political Economy 

October 19th, 2018
Social Sciences Plaza B, Room 5206, University of California, Irvine
Organizers: Amihai Glazer (UCI), Hideki Konishi (Waseda)


9:00 am- 9:10 am- Welcome

Session I:

9:10 am -- 12:00pm (50 minutes for each presentation including discussion)

  • Julia Valdes (UCI), Examining the Effects of Priming on Private Politics Use
  • Marisa Kellam (Waseda), Can Democracy Survive Without Free Media?
  • Airo Hino (Waseda), Lost in Translation?: Testing the Validity of Ideological Scales in Japan


12:00 p.m. Lunch Break


Session II:

13:30 pm -- 16:20 pm (50 minutes for each presentation including discussion)

  • Yasushi Asako (Waseda), Strategic Ambiguity with Probabilistic Voting (full paper:LinkIconambiguyity_probvote.pdf)
  • Toshi H. Arimura (Waseda), Seemingly Unrelated Interventions: Environmental Management Systems in the Workplace and Energy Conservation Behaviors at Home (full paper:LinkIcondp1802.pdf)
  • Vellore Arthi (UCI), Can Migration Make Deadly Recessions Look Healthy? Evidence from Large-Scale Linked Microdata


16:20 pm --16:30 pm – Closing


If you would like to attend the lunch please RSVP to sbrasier@uci.edu


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