Globalization's Losers Responding? Foreign Direct Investment and Voting in Israel's Development Towns
Yotam Margalit, Stanford University
Date and Time
February 20, 2009 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM
Open to the public.
No RSVP required
Graham Stuart Conference Room
4th Floor Political Science
Encina Hall West
When do people perceive themselves to be losing out from international economic integration? Do these perceptions translate into vote change? Existing literature studies gain and loss from economic integration as a function of its objective material effect and political preferences that follow are assumed to reflect concerns about a broader set of social outcomes that they associate with economic openess, particularly reentment about relative deprivation.