The POLECONUK Webinar provides a platform for scholars to disseminate research in political economy to a broad academic audience. We are a part of the POLECONUK network.

Please register by joining our mailing list. We will send out to all registered users an email with details how to join the seminar about three hours before the event.

  • The presentation lasts for 50 minutes. This is followed by a 10-minute Q&A session.

  • Please mute your microphone. Ask questions via chat or live.

  • Stay after the talk for an informal (and non-recorded) chat with the speaker and other participants.

  • The seminar's recording is published at the speaker's discretion. Go to Past Seminars to see which ones are available.

Upcoming seminars

The webinar meets bi-weekly, on Mondays, 3 pm, UK time.

  • 17 May 2021, Sophie Hatte, (ENS Lyon), "Reading Twitter in the Newsroom: How Social Media Affects Traditional-Media Reporting of Conflicts", joint with Etienne Madinier and Ekaterina Zhuravskaya

31 May 2021, Break (UK Bank holiday)

  • 14 Jun 2021, Peter Buisseret, (Harvard), “Pandora’s Ballot Box: Electoral Politics of Referendums”, joint with Richard Van Weelden

  • 28 Jun 2021, Mathilde Emeriau, (LSE), "Learning to be Unbiased: Evidence from the French Asylum Office", paper.

  • 12 Jul 2021, Helios Herrera (Warwick), "Brexit: Brinkmanship and Compromise." joint with: Antonin Mace and Matias Nunez, paper

Organising committee