COMPAS Conference: Money and American Democracy

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February 28, 2020
8:50AM - 12:30PM
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Room 165, Thompson Library

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Add to Calendar 2020-02-28 08:50:00 2020-02-28 12:30:00 COMPAS Conference: Money and American Democracy How do economic inequalities affect the performance of American democracy? How does wealth shape the acquisition and use of political power? Is America a plutocracy? What are the opportunities for democratic reform? This event is free and open to the public. Schedule of Events 8:50-9:00am – Welcome & opening remarks Eric MacGilvray (Political Science, OSU) 9:00-10:30am – Session 1: Money and elections Room 165, Thompson Library Center for Ethics and Human Values cehv@osu.edu America/New_York public
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How do economic inequalities affect the performance of American democracy? How does wealth shape the acquisition and use of political power? Is America a plutocracy? What are the opportunities for democratic reform?

This event is free and open to the public.

Schedule of Events

8:50-9:00am – Welcome & opening remarks

9:00-10:30am – Session 1: Money and elections

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Tabatha Abu El-Haj
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Sean Trende
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11:00-12:30pm – Session 2: Money and public policy

 

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John McCormick
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Sarah Reckhow
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