Social Sciences School-Wide Events

School Calendar

September 30, 2013 The Link Between Fundamentals and Proximate Factors in Development
Wolfgang Keller, Professor of Economics, University of Colorado Boulder
September 26, 2013 Writing the Egyptian Revolution, or: The Revolution is (not) a Story
Elliott Colla, Associate Professor/Chair, Department of Arabic and Islamic Studies, Georgetown University
August 8, 2013 - August 11, 2013 University of California Student Association Congress
June 15, 2013 Social Sciences Commencement Ceremony II
Mazamir Yousefi, international studies and political science undergraduate
June 15, 2013 Social Sciences Commencement Ceremony I
Felipe De Jesus Hernandez, political science and music performance undergraduate
June 8, 2013 Graduate Hooding Ceremony
June 7, 2013 Evolving Perceptual Categories
Cailin O’Connor, Graduate Student, Department of Logic & Philosophy of Science, UC Irvine
June 4, 2013 Typhoons and Excess Fertility in a Disaster-Prone Country
Ian Salas, Graduate Student, Department of Economics, UCI
June 3, 2013 Robust Inference with Dyadic Data: With Applications to Country-pair International Trade
Colin Cameron, Professor of Economics, UC Davis
June 3, 2013 Context-Dependent Ambiguity
Igor Kopylov, Associate Professor of Economics, UCI
May 31, 2013 Global Connect Yearend Symposium
May 30, 2013 The Fight for Free Trade: The Embattled History of the GATT, 1948-1994
Francine McKenzie, Assistant Professor of Social Sciences, University of Western Ontario
May 29, 2013 Dean's Day 2013: Carnival!
May 28, 2013 Consumption Smoothing During the Financial Crisis: The Effect of Unemployment on Household Spending
Michael Hurd, Director, RAND Center for the Study of Aging | Senior Principal Researcher | Professor, Pardee RAND Graduate School
May 25, 2013 Speculative Ecologies: Using Theories of Ecology to Re-Imagine Your Research
May 24, 2013 Beyond Chavez, Understanding Contemporary Venezuela
Miguel Tinker Salas, Pomona College
May 23, 2013 The Iranian Nuclear Crisis
Hossein Mousavian, Former Iranian Ambassador
May 23, 2013 11th Annual IMBS Graduate Student Conference
May 22, 2013 Asset Pricing with Active Traders and Passive Investors: An Adaptive Learning Approach
Chris Elias, Graduate Student, Department of Economics, UCI
May 22, 2013 Attention, Uncertainty, and the Basal Forebrain
Andrea A. Chiba, Associate Professor, Department of Cognitive Science and Program in Neuroscience Science Director: Temporal Dynamics of Learning Center, University of California, San Diego
May 21, 2013 Eliciting Maternal Subjective Expectations about the Technology of Cognitive Skill Formation
Flávio Cunha, Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Pennsylvania
May 21, 2013 What Grad Students Need to Know about Finding a Job
Zoya Guberskaya (UCI), Georgiana Bostean (UCLA), Judith Treas (UCI)
May 20, 2013 The Neglected Impact of Measurement Error on Disaggregate Transportation Demand Models
David Brownstone, Department of Economics and Institute of Transportation Studies, UC Irvine
May 20, 2013 Imported Inputs, Quality Complementarity, and Skill
Nico Voigtlander, Assistant Professor of Economics, UCLA Anderson School of Management
May 19, 2013 The Future of American Foreign Policy in the Middle East
Robert Malley, Program Director for Middle East and North Africa, International Crisis Group, Washington, D.C.
May 18, 2013 Ninth Annual California Graduate Student Conference
May 17, 2013 The Immediacy of Geometric Diagrams
John Mumma, Cal State University San Bernardino
May 16, 2013 Global Pentecostalism: The Growth of Pentecostal and Charismatic Christianity
Donald E. Miller, Firestone Professor of Religion and Executive Director of the Center for Religion and Civic Culture, University of Southern California
May 15, 2013 A Macroeconomic Framework for Quantifying Systemic Risk
Arvind Krisnamurthy, Harold L. Stuart Professor of Finance, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
May 14, 2013 The Effect of Breakfast in the Classroom on Obesity and Academic Performance: Evidence from New York City
Sean Corcoran, Associate Professor of Educational Economics, New York University