Comparative Politics/International Relations Series

The CP/IR series presents cutting-edge research in comparative politics and international relations from scholars around the world. In addition to giving a talk, speakers are also available to meet with students and faculty for informal conversations and to exchange ideas. The series is generously funded by the Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs.

All talks take place from 12:00-1:30 pm via Zoom. Please look out for emails for signup information. If you have any questions or would like to meet with a speaker before or after their talk, please contact Daniel McDowell and Simon Weschle.

Fall 2020 Schedule

October 9
Jeremy Wallace (Cornell University)
“Seeking Truth and Hiding Facts: Information, Ideology, and Authoritarian Rule in China”


October 23
Abigail S. Post (Anderson University)
“A Point of Principle: The Role of Rhetoric in International Bargaining”


November 20
Lamis Abdelaaty (Syracuse University)
Discrimination and Delegation. Explaining State Responses to Refugees