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

2019 Conference Program

Rent Seeking and Extraction


Friday, March 15
4:20pm — 5:50pm

Rent Seeking and Extraction

Session Chair: Dalila Lindov
Session Organizer: Public Choice Society President


Are legislators responsive to contributions from teachers’ unions?
Presenter: Dalila Lindov
Discussant: Gabriel Cunha


Financial Gains from Legislative Office: Evidence from Brazilian Municipal Councilors
Presenter: Gabriel Cunha
Discussant: Jordan Lofthouse


Don’t buffalo me: The political economy of American Prairie Reserve
Presenter: Jordan Lofthouse
Discussant: Fabio Padovano


EXPLORING THE DETERMINANTS AND CONSEQUENCES OF THE STRINGENCY OF ENVIRONMENTAL POLICIES
Presenter: Fabio Padovano
Co-Author(s): Cadoret Isabelle
Discussant: Dalila Lindov