The Political Economy Workshop meets Mondays, 4:15-5:30pm. All sessions will meet in 127 Corwin Hall, unless otherwise noted. If you have questions, please contact the workshop organizers: Germán Gieczewski, Zhao Li, and Micaela Sviatschi. To join the PEW-RPPE listserve for weekly announcements, please email Lindsay Woodrick.
Diversity and Evidence in Minipublics. A select sample of citizens, a minipublic, advises a policymaker on the desirability of a policy by discovering citizen-specific evidence. A citizen's incentives to seek evidence hinge on the diversity of the minipublic and the political uncertainty regarding policy adoption.