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Co-chair of section for next Transatlantic Dialogue

screen-shot-2016-11-08-at-2-19-52-pmThe next meeting of the Transatlantic Dialogue will be held in April 2017 at Florida International University.  Details here.  I am co-chairing the section on “Maintaining democratic values in challenging times.”  See the Call for Papers.

Keynote address at conference on democratic governance

I gave the keynote address at the 3rd International Conference on Democratic Governance in the Developing World in Washington, DC on July 19.  My topic was “One world: Building a single body of knowledge for statecraft.”  Listen to the address here | Overview of the conference here.

Panel at PMRC 2016 at Aarhus University

Screen Shot 2016-06-24 at 2.24.30 PMI participated in the special session, “Is public management neglecting the state?”, at the 2016 Public Management Research Conference at Aarhus University on June 24.  The paper prepared by panelists can be downloaded here.

5th and 6th global conferences on transparency research

The 5th Global Conference on Transparency Research: University of Limerick, Ireland, June 19 to June 21, 2017

 The 6th Global Conference on Transparency Research, The Schools of Administration and Law at the FGV in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Late June 2018

The Standing Executive Committee of the Global Conference on Transparency Research—consisting of: A.J. (Albert) Meijer (Utrecht University), Suzanne Piotrowski (Rutgers University), Alasdair Roberts (University of Missouri), Jean-Patrick Villeneuve (University of Lugano)—is very pleased to announce the 5th and 6th Global Conferences on Transparency Research at the University of Limerick, Ireland (June 2017) and The Schools of Administration and Law at the FGV in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (June 2018) respectively. Read more

Launch of book on politics of fiscal squeeze

BAFeb5 copyI participated in a roundtable conversation this afternoon at the British Academy to launch When The Party’s Over: The Politics of Fiscal Squeeze edited by Christopher Hood, David Heald and Rozana Himaz. I have contributed a chapter on the politics of the US depression in the 1840s.

Meeting of Administrative Conference of United States

Screen Shot 2014-12-04 at 5.26.45 AMI’ll be attending the plenary session of the Administrative Conference of the United States in Washington on December 4-5, as one of ACUS’ public members.  Details about the 61st plenary session.

Presentation at IPSA conference in Montreal in July

montreal2014-banner-logoI will be presenting my Large Forces paper at the IPSA conference in Montreal on July 22.  Details on the session.  This is one of the sessions organized by IPSA’s Structure and Organization of Government Committee, which is also the academic sponsor of Governance.

“Large Forces” to be presented at ASPA conference in March

LOGOI’ll be discussing my Large Forces paper at the annual conference of the American Society for Public Administration in Washington on Friday, March 14.  The panel is “The evolving relationship between political science and public administration.”  Program details here.  The paper can be obtained here.

British Academy conference on the politics of fiscal squeeze

FirefoxScreenSnapz001I’ll be participating in this conference on the politics of fiscal squeeze at the British Academy on July 9-10.  It is convened by Professors Christopher Hood and David Heald.

Globalization workshop at Hebrew University conference

Back row: Matthew Wood, Daria Gritsenko, Shana Starobin, Ole Andreas Danielsen, Hedva Eyal, David Levi-Faur, Alasdair Roberts Front row: Hanan Haber, Josué Mathieu, Ronit Justo Hannani

Last week I attended the Seventh Graduate Student Conference in Political Science, International Relations and Public Policy at Hebrew University of Jerusalem.  With Professor David Levi-Faur, I chaired the conference workshop on globalization and the changing architecture of government.  There were six great papers by Matthew Wood (University of Sheffield), Daria Gritsenko (University of Turku), Josué Mathieu (Université libre de Bruxelles), Shana Starobin (Duke University), Hanan Haber (Hebrew University) and Ole Andreas Danielson (University of Bergen).