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Center for Public Policy Speaker Series with Daniel Smith: Dynasties and Democracy

Friday, October 19, 2018

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Join Daniel Smith as he discusses his book, Dynasties and Democracy: The Inherited Incumbency Advantage in Japan. He introduces a comparative theory to explain the persistence of dynastic politics in democracies like Japan, and explores the implications of this theory for candidate selection, election, and cabinet promotion, as well as the impact of dynasties on the quality of representation. See more.

Location
University of Houston McElhinney Hall, #117
Cost
Free
Sponsor
UH Hobby School
Contact
Pablo Pinto
ppinto@uh.edu
713-743-3970