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College of Arts & Sciences
Department of Political Science

2nd Annual Southeast Methods Meeting (SEMM)

Spatial Analysis and Causal Inference

Friday, January 31st, 2014, the Inn at USC


Preliminary program:

10:00 am - 11:30 am  Presentation: Luke Keele, Pennsylvania State University, and Rocio Titiunik, University of Michigan:

“Bounding Treatment Effects Under Interference in Geographic Natural Experiments”

Discussant: Jake Bowers, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


11:30 Lunch (Palmetto Room)

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Presentation: James Monogan, University of Georgia:

“The Fifty American States in Space and Time”

Discussant: Anna Bassi, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


2:30 pm - 2:45 pm Break

2:45 pm - 4:15 pm Presentation: Charles Crabtree, Pennsylvania State University, David Darmofal, University of South Carolina, and Holger Kern, Florida State University:

"A Spatial Analysis of the Impact of West German Television on Protest Mobilization During the East German Revolution"

Discussant: Scott Clifford, Duke University


Here's a link to last year's program.