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The Second International Behavioral Public Policy Conference

Friday Conference Center 100 Friday Center Drive, Chapel Hill, United States

The Second International Behavioral Public Policy Conference Program Details Keynote speakers: Erik Angner Sunita Sah Plenary Session Panels: New Directions in BPP at UNC-CH with Sreedhari Desai (Business), Allison Lazard (Journalism), and Lindsey Taillie (Global Public Health) BPP in State and Federal Governance with David Yokum (NC Office of Strategic … Read more

Second Applied Epistemology Workshop

  Second Applied Epistemology Workshop The Epistemology of Science Communication: New Directions In an age of widespread narratives about public distrust of scientific experts, researchers across the social sciences and philosophy have investigated how to enhance public trust in science … Read more

Why Brexit Matters: British Illusions and the Future of the Transatlantic Community

Global FedEx Nelson Mandela Auditorium Chapel Hill, NC, United States

UNC Global Affairs will host Ambassador (Ret.) Charles Ries, one of the State Department’s most noted experts on the formation of the EU and beyond, for a Diplomatic Discussion on why Brexit matters and the future of transatlantic issues. Pizza will be served! In June 2016, … Read more

Free and Open Societies Project Annual Seminar

NC State will hold its annual regional seminar as part of the Free and Open Societies Project. The Project is designed for meritorious and interested students studying political science, philosophy, and economics (including PPE) at NC State, Duke, and UNC-CH. … Read more

PPE Program FDOC Meet & Greet

Caldwell 103 240 East Cameron Avenue, Chapel Hill, NC, United States

The Philosophy, Politics, and Economics Program is holding an FDOC Meet and Greet at 6 pm on Wednesday, in Caldwell 213. There will be pizza. If you are already a PPE minor come meet and talk to other PPE students (undergraduate … Read more

PPE Society @ Carolina: Movie Night!

Caldwell 105

Simulated reality, artificial intelligence, and complex moral questions. Come join the PPE Society in Caldwell Hall for a screening of the major motion picture The Matrix. Accompanied by free pizza, and facilitated conversation following the film, swing by and meet fellow PPE … Read more

National Undergraduate PPE Colloquium 2024

Hosted by Duke University, in collaboration with UNC PPE. This is an invitational colloquium that brings some of the best PPE undergraduates from around the country to Durham, NC for two days of intensive discussion of material that has been … Read more

PPE Speaker Series: “Angry Populist Politics: Why It Is Happening and What to Do About It” with Ian Shapiro (Yale)

University Room, Hyde Hall University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, United States

  Abstract: Since 2016, there has been a dramatic erosion of support for establishment candidates and parties in favor of populist and even anti-system ones in many countries. Why? Ian Shapiro will answer that question, explain why many proposed remedies … Read more