General audience discussions of current policy issues. Click here to see the speaker list.
Policy Lunch Seminar
Academic presentations on policy research from economists, statisticians, political scientists, etc. Click here to see the speaker list.
Causal Inference Seminar
Brings the best researchers from inside and outside UT Austin to present on causal methodology and applications to social science, economics, and policy. Click here to see the speaker list.
Not everything new is good. Click here to see the speaker list.
Texas Dream Series
These events will bring some of the leading new thinkers to campus in order to speak on important issues relevant to US state and local government, with a particular focus on what is going on in Texas. Speaker list coming soon.
Science and Politics: Three Principles, Three Fables
Join us in person at RRH 4.408 or via Zoom here! Address: 300 W Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Austin, TX 78705 Dorian Abbot has an undergraduate degree in physics (2004, Harvard) and a PhD in applied math (2008, Harvard). He came to the University of Chicago as a Chamberlin Fellow in 2009 and stayed […]
On this week’s special episode of the “Choose Your Issues” podcast, we are proud to host Yaron Brook as a guest speaker
Join us in person at RRH 4.408, or via Zoom here. Address: 300 W Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Austin, TX 78705 Join Salem Center Fellow Richard Hanania for a pre-election conversation about polling. Richard is president of the Center for the Study of Partisanship and Ideology (CSPI) , and a former Research Fellow at the […]
Join us in person at RRH 4.314, or via Zoom here. Address: 300 W Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Austin, TX 78705 Robert Steven Kaplan served as President and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas from 2015 until 2021. He was previously Senior Associate Dean and Professor of Management Practice at Harvard Business […]