Dan Myers' dissertation was named the best dissertation of 2011 by the Experimental Methods Section of the American Political Science Association. The section recognizes the best dissertation that utilizes experimental methods on substantive political science research, or makes a fundamental contribution to experimental methods...
Paul Starr, CSDP faculty affiliate and the Stuart Professor of Communications and Public Affairs and Wilson School professor of sociology and public affairs, was recently named the 2011 PROSE Award winner in Government and Politics by the Association of American Publishers (AAP).
Ira Katznelson, famed American political scientist and historian and currently the Ruggles Professor of Political Science and History at Columbia University, will deliver two public talks at the Woodrow Wilson School as part of the 2012 Princeton Lectures in Politics and Public Affairs.
Going Local: Presidential Leadership in the Post-Broadcast Age (Cambridge University Press 2010) was awarded the 2012 Goldsmith prize for the academic book "that best fulfills the objective of improving democratic governance through an examination of the intersection between the media, politics and public policy." Jeffrey Cohen was a...
CSDP Thursday noon seminars have concluded for 2011, and will resume the regular weekly schedule on January 19 with a talk by Justin Fox (Yale University) on Law as a Discovery Procedure: An Informational Rationale for Broad Judicial Decisions. All CSDP events are listed on the Events page of this website.
Becky Morton's (CSDP Visiting Scholar 2004-2005) and Kenneth Williams' book Experimental Political Science and the Study of Causality won the 2011 (and inaugural) Best Book Award from the Experimental Research section of the American Political Science Association.