Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

Dreaming with the BRICS: Neoliberal Ideas and Policy Change Outside the Core

Friday, September 24, 2010

8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

McKinney Conference Room

Dreaming with the BRICS: Neoliberal Ideas and Policy Change Outside the Core

September 24, 2010
Schedule


8.30-9:00 
Coffee, Welcome, and Introduction (Mark Blyth, Dietrich Rueschemeyer, Cornel Ban)

Each paper benefits from 50 minutes of discussion. During the first 15 minutes, the discussant summarizes and critiques the paper. Then the author has 15 minutes to respond. The last 20 minutes are spent on feedback from the other contributors and the author’s response.

9:00-9.50 Marion Fourcade (University of California, Berkeley)
9.00-9.15 Discussant comments (Mark Blyth, Brown University)
9.15-9.30 Fourcade responds
9.30-9.50 Comments from other contributors

9.50-10.40 Sarah Babb (Boston University)
9.50-10.05 Marjo Koivisto (University of Exeter)
10.05-10.20 Babb Responds
10.20-10.40 Comments from other contributors

10:40-11:00 – Break

11:00-11.50 Johanna Bockman (George Mason University)
11.00-11.15 Dietrich Rueschemeyer (Brown University)
11.15-11.30 Bockmann Responds
11.30-11.50 Comments from other contributors

12:00-1:30 – Break

1:30-2:20 Peter Rutland (Wesleyan University)
1.30-1.45 Michael Kennedy (Brown University)
1.45-2.00 Rutland responds
2.00-2.20 Comments from other contributors

2:20-3:10 Vivek Chibber (New York University)
2.20-2.35 Jason Jackson (MIT)
2.35-2.50 Chibber responds
2.50-3.10 Comments from other contributors

3:10-3:30 – Break

3.30-4:20 Marcos Novelli (Universidade Federal de Sao Carlos, Brazil)
3.30-3.45 Gianpaolo Baiocchi (Brown University)
3.45-4.00 Novelli Responds
4.00-4.20 Comments from other contributors

4:20-5:10 Matt Ferchen (Tsinghua University, China)
4.20-4.35 Ling Chen (Brown University)
4.35-4.50 Ferchen Comments
4.50-5.10 Comments from other contributors

5:10-5:30 Wrap-up