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Recession and Recovery: How will the economy shape election 2012? February 29, 2012 12:00pm to 1:00pm University Park Campus Ronald Tutor Campus Center (TCC) Featuring: Michael Davidson, Chief Executive Officer for Gen Next Sam Garrison, Former Vice President of Public Policy for the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce Alex Davidson, Director of External Relations for…

Bedrosian Research Award Seminar

Measuring Behavioral Attributes for Federal Agencies Across Time February 23, 2012 12:00pm to 1:00pm University Park Campus Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall (RGL) 308 Featuring: Anthony Bertelli ABSTRACT:Behavioral attributes are observed manifestations of cognitive or emotive constructs. Aggregates of such attributes are often used at the organization level in public management research. Difficulties in measuring…

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The Future of Nuclear Power in the US Energy Supply February 22, 2012 12:00pm to 1:00pm University Park Campus Ronald Tutor Campus Center (TCC) There are three obstacles to the future development of nuclear power: Safety, waste disposal, and weapons proliferation. The current US administration has a mixed record regarding nuclear power: On one hand…

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Republican Primaries and the News Media February 15, 2012 12:00pm to 1:00pm University Park Campus Ronald Tutor Campus Center (TCC) The Center for Communication Law & Politics presents a conversation with Andrew Breitbart, founder and publisher of Breitbart.com and Jon Fleischman, founder and publisher of FlashReport.org. USC College Republican Lizzy Breiter joins this conversation moderated…

USC Price Workshop on Politics and Public Policy

Feb 11, 2012
Several faculty members and graduate students at the USC Price School of Public Policy and related departments have created a workshop to include seminars and working groups. Topics will include policy making and implementation, including urban politics to executive and legislative behavior. Check out the new blog, which chronicles their efforts.

Shifting the Burden

Bedrosian Center / SoCal ASPA forum series February 10, 2012 12:00pm to 11:59pm USC Radisson Shifting the Burden is the kick-off event which begins a year-long series of panel discussion. Local and state government leaders and scholars will discuss how organizations are realigning the services they provide with fundign sources that shift the cost burdens…

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From the Tea Party to Occupy: How Populist Movements Shape American Politics February 8, 2012 12:00pm to 1:00pm University Park Campus Ronald Tutor Campus Center (TCC) Tea Partiers and Occupiers are at opposite ends of the political spectrum, yet they both embrace the politcs “of the people.” What effect will these populist movements have on…

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New Connectedness as a Strategy to Win Majority Support February 1, 2012 12:00pm to 1:00pm University Park Campus Ronald Tutor Campus Center (TCC) 450 Rapid demographic change has dramatic, polarizing eggects among the electorate, especially in a time of economic despair. The declining majority status of whites, growing numbers of elderly, and increasing immigration each…