Ruling Politics: The Formal and Informal Foundations of Power in New Democracies

Sunday, November 20

7:00 PM              Dinner for participants only (Grafton Street, 1230 Massachusetts Avenue)

                           The restaurant is located across the street from your hotel (mapquest)

Monday, November 21

8:00-8:30 AM     Breakfast

8:30-9:30 AM     Introduction and Overview (Steve Levitsky/ Dan Slater memo)

                          Discussants: John Carey and Kathleen Thelen

9:30-11:15 AM   Dan Slater and Kristin McKie

                          Discussant: Dan Posner

11:15-11:30AM   Coffee break

11:30-1:15 PM   Simeon Nichter and Anna Grzymala-Busse

                          Discussant: Dominika Koter

1:15-2:15 PM     Lunch

2:15-4:00 PM     Eduardo Dargent/ Alberto Vergara and Allen Hicken

                           Discussant: Daniel Ziblatt

4:00-5:45 PM     Thad Dunning and David Samuels

                          Discussant: Nahomi Ichino

7:00 PM             Dinner for participants only (Harvard Faculty Club, Rm. 2, 20 Quincy St.)

                          Directions from Inn at Harvard to Faculty Club

                          Directions from CGIS North to Faculty Club

Tuesday, November 22

8:00-8:30 AM     Breakfast

8:30-10:15 AM   Tulia Falleti and Daniel Brinks/ Abby Blass

                           Discussant: Maria Victoria Murillo

10:15-11:15AM   Lily Tsai

                           Discussant: Prerna Singh

11:15-12:45 PM   Lunch and Wrap-up