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Feb
17
Curbing corruption in Armenia was one of the main goals of the new Armenian government before the velvet revolution in 2018. According to Transparency International, Armenian Corruption Perception Index has increased by 7 points and the rank has improved by 28 positions in 2019 compared to 2018. What were the social and economic factors keeping the high level of corruption in the country? Recent empirical studies have predominantly looked at antecedents of corruption from a macro level. Based on the analysis of three datasets comprising of individual-level surveys taken over a three-year period in Armenia, the study argues that social norms, personal wealth, and the high reliability of corrupt transactions impact an individual’s decision to be involved in corruption.
2020 - 11:30 am to 12:50 pm
Feb
19
Harry A. and Margaret D. Towsley Foundation Lecture Series
Weiser Diplomacy Center Series
This Harry A. and Margaret D. Towsley Foundation Lecture will examine the nexus between labor rights and trade—a crucial topic as U.S. and global trade arrangements are being renegotiated. It will feature a conversation between two experts who have long worked to advance worker’s rights in the context of global trade—Dr. Bama Athreya, a visiting policy expert at the Weiser Diplomacy Center, and Ford School Professor of Practice Sander Levin.
4:00 pm to 5:20 pm
Feb
24
STPP Lecture Series
Priti Krishtel is a 15-year veteran of the global access to medicines movement. In 2006, she co-founded I-MAK, a nonprofit that works to combat the rising cost of prescription drugs by re-imagining the patent system so that people can get the lifesaving medicine they need.
4:00 pm

Related Past Events

Dec
06
The Weiser Diplomacy Center in collaboration with The University of Virginia National Security Policy Center and[...]
2019 - 8:30 am to 2:30 pm
Oct
01
Ford School Students are invited to join an FSO Test Prep Session with Justin Erickson.
2019 - 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Dec
02
Roger Lu Phillips, Legal Director at the Syria Justice and Accountability Centre, will discuss SJAC's work supporting Universal Jurisdiction prosecutions in Europe as well as its work ascertaining the fate of Syrian victims who have been detained or gone missing during the conflict.
2019 - 11:30 am to 12:50 pm
Nov
21
Conversations Across Difference
Weiser Diplomacy Center Series
The Weiser Diplomacy Center is partnering with the American Academy of Diplomacy to bring seasoned U.S. diplomats to Ford School and discuss the U.S., Iran and Security in Persian Gulf.
2019 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Nov
18
We invite the Ford School community to a seminar with Ambassador Klosson from Save the Children.
2019 - 11:30 am to 1:00 pm

Related Faculty/Staff

Photo of Javed Ali
Towsley Policymaker in Residence
Email:
alimust@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 647-6684
Robert Axelrod
William D. Hamilton Distinguished University Professor Emeritus
Email:
axe@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 763-0099
Photo of John Ciorciari
Associate Professor of Public Policy; Director, International Policy Center
Email:
johncior@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-6947
Edward M Gramlich Collegiate Professor of Public Policy, and Professor of Economics, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
Email:
smcol@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-6832
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John W. Sweetland Professor of International Economics; Professor of Public Policy
Email:
alandear@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 764-6817
Photo of Kathryn Dominguez
Professor of Public Policy; Professor of Economics
Email:
kathrynd@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 764-9498
Assistant Professor of Public Policy; Assistant Professor of Economics
Email:
hausmanj@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 763-3479
Lecturer in Public Policy
Email:
yhenry@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-5303
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Professor of International Policy and Practice
Email:
levitsky@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-4262
Assistant Professor of Public Policy
Email:
emontero@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 647-1345
Photo of Shobita Parthasarathy
Professor of Public Policy
Email:
shobita@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 764-8075
Professor of Public Policy
Email:
swaltz@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-8683
Photo of Marina Whitman
Professor of Public Policy; Professor of Business Administration
Email:
marinaw@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 763-4173
Photo of Alton Worthington
Lecturer in Public Policy
Email:
abhw@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 763-4173

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