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Who Won? Who Lost? And What it Means: A Political and Policy Analysis of the 2016 National Election

Maxwell Auditorium

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A panel of leading political scientists and public policy experts examine the causes and consequences of the 2016 Presidential election. They will discuss how well the election predictions held up to the actual voting tallies and explore how the changes in political power will alter the policy landscape. Panel includes Shana Gadarian (Maxwell School), Robert Erikson (Columbia), Jamila Michener (Cornell), John Palmer (Maxwell).

Update/ November 9th

How did this historic upset happen? (why were the polls wrong, what changed from 2012, does this change our understanding of campaigns, voting, and elections)

What policies can we expect from a Trump presidency?  (what will his first 100 days look like, domestic programs, foreign policy, etc)

Today at 4:00 PM This lecture will be Video Livestreamed from the Campbell Web site - and available via Facebook Live.

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Exterior of Maxwell in black and white when there was no Eggers building

We’re Turning 100!

To mark our centennial in the fall of 2024, the Maxwell School will hold special events and engagement opportunities to celebrate the many ways—across disciplines and borders—our community ever strives to, as the Oath says, “transmit this city not only not less, but greater, better and more beautiful than it was transmitted to us.”

Throughout the year leading up to the centennial, engagement opportunities will be held for our diverse, highly accomplished community that now boasts more than 38,500 alumni across the globe.