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Rutas del Conflicta

April 2014

*This talk is presented in Spanish.* Oscar Parra Castellanos is a journalist specializing in digital media with 10 years of experience writing on politics and human rights issues.

Gang Violence in Chicago: Innovations in Research and Policy

April 2014

Aurélie Ouss is a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Crime Lab at the University of Chicago. Her work in the economics of crime focuses mainly on understanding the causes and long-termconsequences of high levels of incarceration.

Violence and Crime Social Prevention in Mexico: Ciudad Juarez Strategy

April 2014

Eunice Rendon is an expert in violence and crime prevention, bioethics and in innovation on youth-based strategies for social development.

Applying Ranked Choice Voting to Congressional Elections

March 2014

Rob Richie, Executive Director, FairVote On March 14-15, the Program on American Democracy in Comparative Perspective at the Center for Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law, held a workshop on electoral system alternatives in the United...

Ingredients Conducive to Successful (and Lasting) Electoral Reform

March 2014

Jack Nagel, Professor Emeritus of Political Science, University of Pennsylvania On March 14-15, the Program on American Democracy in Comparative Perspective at the Center for Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law, held a workshop on...

Is Electoral Reform the Cure for What Ails American Politics?

March 2014

Bruce Cain, Charles Louis Ducommun Professor in Humanities and Sciences; Director, Bill Lane Center for the American West, Stanford University   On March 14-15, the Program on American Democracy in Comparative Perspective at the Center for...

Candidate Perceptions of Campaigns under Preferential and Plurality Voting

March 2014

Todd Donovan, Professor of Political Science, Western Washington University On March 14-15, the Program on American Democracy in Comparative Perspective at the Center for Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law, held a workshop on electoral...

Importing MMP to the U.S: Possibilities and Pitfalls

March 2014

Jack Nagel, Professor Emeritus of Political Science, University of Pennsylvania On March 14-15, the Program on American Democracy in Comparative Perspective at the Center for Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law, held a workshop on...

The Impact of STV on the Functioning of Democracy in Ireland

March 2014

David Farrell, Professor of Politics, University College, Dublin On March 14-15, the Program on American Democracy in Comparative Perspective at the Center for Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law, held a workshop on electoral system...

Our Electoral Exceptionalism

March 2014

Nicholas Stephanopoulos, University of Chicago, Assistant Professor of Law On March 14-15, the Program on American Democracy in Comparative Perspective at the Center for Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law, held a workshop on electoral...

Governance Issues under Japan's MMM

March 2014

Ethan Scheiner, Professor of Political Science, UC Davis   On March 14-15, the Program on American Democracy in Comparative Perspective at the Center for Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law, held a workshop on electoral system alternatives...

Ideological Migration in the US Congress: Out of Step but Still in Office

March 2014

Gary Cox, William Bennett Munro Professor of Political Science, Stanford University  On March 14-15, the Program on American Democracy in Comparative Perspective at the Center for Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law, held a workshop on...

Electoral Reforms Italian Style

March 2014

Roberto D'Alimonte, Professor of Political Science, LUISS March 14-15, the Program on American Democracy in Comparative Perspective at the Center for Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law, held a workshop on electoral system alternatives in...

The Impact of Ranked Choice Voting on Election Cooperation and Civility

March 2014

Martha Kropf, Associate Professor of Political Science, University of North Carolina, Charlotte   On March 14-15, the Program on American Democracy in Comparative Perspective at the Center for Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law, held a...

Voter Perceptions of Campaigns Under Preferential and Plurality Voting

March 2014

Caroline Tolbert, Professor of Political Science, University of Iowa On March 14-15, the Program on American Democracy in Comparative Perspective at the Center for Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law, held a workshop on electoral system...

Battlefield Stories from the Voting Wars

March 2014

Nathaniel Persily, James B.

Voter Participation with Ranked Choice Voting in the US

March 2014

David Kimball, Professor of Political Science, University of Missouri, St.

Political Change in Taiwan: Implications for American Policy

May 2000

Since 1997, Dr. Richard Bush has been the leadig on-site practitioner of US-Taiwan relations.
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