Due to the pandemic, our meetings are discontinued until further notice
Below is a list of currently scheduled guest speakers for our 2020 guest lecture series at the Center for Behavioral Political Economy.
Unless listed otherwise, all events are held Wednesday afternoons at 3:00 pm. All lecture series are held at the CBPE classroom located in the Department of Political Science on the 7th floor of the Social and Behavioral Sciences Building. Main access to the CBPE classroom ( room S-738 ) is located in the south inner corridor. You may also access the Center through the Decision Experiment Lab ( S-736 ) on days when experiments are not in progress.
Stay tuned, as guest speakers and their speaking topics, as well as additional lecture dates will be updated regularly!
As always , if you are interested in volunteering to present this academic year, have any recommendations for an outside speaker doing experimental work in the behavioral sciences, or have general questions about the guest lecture series, please contact Peter DeScioli for further information .
Spring 2020, Guest Lecture Series:
Wednesday, February 12th at 3pm: Yi-Ta Lu (Stony Brook, Political Science)
Title: Group Cooperation in a Policy Bargaining Game
Title: Moral Hazard in Geoengineering Strategies for Climate Change Mitigation
Wednesday, March 11th at 3pm: Maria Perez Urdiales (Stony Brook, Economics)
Wednesday, March 25th at 3pm: John Shea (Stony Brook, Anthropology)
Title: Survival Archaeology and the Unstoppable Species
Wednesday, April 8th at 3pm: Jennifer Heerwig (Stony Brook, Sociology)
Wednesday, April 22nd at 3pm: John Barry Ryan (Stony Brook, Political Science)
Title: The Efficacy of Political Discussion in the Face of Polarization
Wednesday, May 6th at 3pm: TBD