Photo Attribution The 56th Annual Meetings of the Public Choice Society

2019 Conference Program

Ignorance, Illusions, and Politics I


Saturday, March 16
11:30am — 1:00pm

Keeneland

Ignorance, Illusions, and Politics I

Session Chair: Scott King
Session Organizer: Public Choice Society President


Cults of Personality
Presenter: Scott King
Discussant: Nobuhiro Mizuno


Why do voters elect less qualified candidates?
Presenter: Nobuhiro Mizuno
Co-Author(s): Okazawa, Ryosuke
Discussant: James Endersby


Political Information Costs and Turnout: Reconsidering the Calculus of Voting
Presenter: James Endersby
Co-Author(s): Kim, Gidong
Discussant: Shane Sanders


Informed Voters, Uninformed Voters, and Electoral Outcomes: A Natural Experiment from Major League Baseball MVP Voting
Presenter: Shane Sanders
Co-Author(s): Joel Potter
Discussant: Scott King