The Political Economy of Institutions: A Conference Honoring the Work and Life of Frances Rosenbluth

August 23, 2022

Friday October 14th, 2022

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Rafaela M. Dancygier, Princeton University

Gary Cox, Stanford University

Hikaru Yamagishi, Yale University

Vineeta Yadav, Penn State University

Thomas Pepinsky, Cornell University

Dawn Teele, Johns Hopkins University

Jonathan Rodden, Stanford University

Annabelle Hutchinson, Yale University

Gautam Nair, Harvard University

Jonathan Fanton, American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Tarek Masoud, Harvard University 

Melis Laebens, Oxford University


John Ferejohn, New York University

Torben Iversen, Harvard University

Daniel Mattingly, Yale University

Draft Schedule



9:15am – 10:45am

“Democracy and Political Parties”



11:00am – 12:30pm

“The Political Economy of Gender”


Lunch and Break

2:00pm – 3:30pm

“Japanese Politics”

3:30pm – 4:00pm


4:00pm – 5:00pm

Reflections on Mentorship, Teaching, and Service

5:00pm – 6:00pm


Any Questions? Please contact or reach out to any of the organizers:

Alicia Steinmetz (

Itumeleng (Tumi) Makgetla (

Gautam Nair (

Melis Laebens (

This conference is being generously funded by Peter Salovey, Tamar Gendler, and The Edward J. And Dorothy Clarke Kempf Fund at Yale University, and the MacMillan Center

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