Social Sciences School-Wide Events

School Calendar

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
May 14, 2013 Weathering the Storm? Employment Transitions of Low-Skill Mexican Immigrants, 2005-2011
Katherine Donato, Professor and Chair of Sociology, Vanderbilt University
May 13, 2013 Sentiment Conduct and Trust in the Laboratory
Bart J. Wilson, Professor of Economics and Law, Economic Science Institute, Chapman University
May 13, 2013 Nonparametric Vector Autoregressions: Specification, Estimation, and Inference
Ivan Jeliazkov, Associate Professor of Economics, UCI
May 13, 2013 Emerging Research in Global Peace and Conflict Studies: An Interdisciplinary Workshop
CGPACS Graduate Student Grantees 2011-2013
May 13, 2013 Bridging the Divide: Qualitative Comparative Analysis from Theory to Praxis
May 10, 2013 Co-Ethnic Communities & Education Among Latino Children and Youth
Jennifer C. Lee, Indiana University
May 9, 2013 The Global Rise of Religious Rebellion
Mark Juergensmeyer, Professor of Sociology and Director of the Orfalea Center for Global and International Studies, UC Santa Barbara
May 9, 2013 - May 10, 2013 First Annual Interdisciplinary Encounters in Religion, Law and Ethics Conference
Mark Juergensmeyer, Professor of Sociology and Director of the Orfalea Center for Global and International Studies, UC Santa Barbara and Cecelia Lynch, Professor, Political Science and Director, International Studies, UCI
May 9, 2013 Information Discussion on The Asthma Files
Kim and Mike Fortun, Science and Technology Studies Program, Rensseleaer Polytechnic Institute
May 9, 2013 U.S. Korea Relations
Kathleen Stephens, Acting Director Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs, Former U.S. Ambassador to South Korea
May 8, 2013 How Interfaces Guide the Acquisition Process and the Distinctive Roles of Frequency, Recursion, and Multiple Grammars
Tom Roeper, Department of Linguistics, University of Massachusetts
May 7, 2013 The Determinants of Mismatch between Students and Colleges
Jeff Smith, Professor of Economics, University of Michigan
May 7, 2013 Business as Plan B? Work-Family Policies and Gender Gapsin Entrepreneurship across 24 Industrialized Countries
Sarah Thébaud, Assistant Professor, Sociology, UC Santa Barbara
May 6, 2013 Bayesian Quantile Regression for Ordinal Models
Arshad Mohammad, Graduate Student, Department of Economics, UCI
May 6, 2013 Necessity is the Mother of Invention: Input Supplies and Directed Technical Change
Walker Hanlon, Assistant Professor of Economics, UCLA
May 4, 2013 - May 5, 2013 Category-Theoretic Foundations of Mathematics
Samson Abramsky (Oxford) | John Baez (UC Riverside) | Olivia Caramello (Cambridge) | Brice Halimi (Paris-Ouest) | Hans Halvorson (Princeton) | Ralf Krömer (Siegen) | Jean-Jacques Szczeciniarz (Paris-Diderot)
May 3, 2013 Key Developments in Category Theory
John Baez, Professor of Mathematical Physics, UC Riverside
May 2, 2013 Islamism, Humiliation and the Mobilization of Masculinity
Roxanne L. Euben, Wellesley College
May 2, 2013 Discriminating Among Probability Weighting Functions Using Adaptive Design Optimization
Dan Cavagnaro, Lecturer, Department of Information Systems & Decision Sciences, Mihaylo College of Business & Economics, California State University Fullerton
April 30, 2013 Financial Stress and Economic Dynamics: The Transmission of Crises
Kirstin Hubrich, Senior Economist, European Central Bank
April 30, 2013 The Black-White Education-Scaled Test-Score Gap in Grades K-7
Kevin Lang, Professor of Economics, Boston University