Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

2019 Undergraduate Thesis Conference

Thursday, May 2, 2019

10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Joukowsky Forum, 111 Thayer Street

Reception to follow

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Graduating concentrators from Watson's three concentrations (International Relations, Public Policy, and Development Studies) will present their theses.

Panel I at 10:15 a.m. – Representation, Participation, and Access in Decision Making

Panel II at 12 p.m. – Determinants of Economic Livelihood: Incentives, Behaviors, Inequities

Panel III at 1:30 p.m. – State Violence and Liberatory Narratives

Panel IV at 3 p.m. – Identity Construction and Policy Formation in Shifting Media Landscapes

Panel V at 4 p.m. – Paradigms of Cooperation and Power: Rethinking Structures of Decision-Making

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