Distinguished Visitor: Professor Kathleen Thelen

Our Department is pleased to welcome Professor Kathleen Thelen as a Distinguished Visitor. Professor Thelen is Ford Professor of Political Science at MIT and President of the American Political Science Association. Professor Thelen’s research focuses on the origins and evolution of political-economic institutions in the rich democracies, with an emphasis on labor market institutions (education and training, industrial relations, labor market and social policy).

Professor Thelen will be giving a talk to our Department on April 18th, 2017 from 12-2pm, in Buchanan Penthouse.