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Master Class with Barry R. Weingast

When: Monday, November 6, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM CT

Where: Scott Hall, 212, 601 University Place, Evanston, IL 60208 map it

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Public - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Contact: Melike Arslan  

Group: Global Capitalism & Law Research Group

Category: Academic


Barry R. Weingast is Ward C. Krebs Family Professor of Political Science at Stanford University and a Senior Fellow at Hoover Institution. Weingast’s research focuses on the interaction of politics and economics, emphasizing the political foundations of markets, constitutions and democracy, and the political-economics of development. He has written extensively on problems of federalism and decentralization, legal institutions and the rule of law, regulation, and democracy.

The group will discuss the readings selected by Professor Weingast. To get access to the readings, please request access to our Canvas page by sending an e-mail to the student coordinator Melike Arslan.

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