Mathematics of Politics

April 22 - 23, 2014

Schedule


Tuesday, April 22, 2014

9:00 - 9:45
Don Saari (University of California, Irvine (UCI))

Using mathematics to structure laws
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10:05 - 10:50
Lynn Vavreck (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

Myth-Busters: Game Changers and Big Data In Presidential Campaigns

 
11:10 - 11:55
Rafail Ostrovsky (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

War on Terror vs. Individual Privacy

 
1:30 - 2:15
Martin Hellman (Stanford University)

Risk Analysis of Nuclear Deterrence

 
4:00 - 4:45
Jerry McNerney (Representative (D-CA 9th District))

Public Lecture: How election campaigns are run and the future of math in politics
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Wednesday, April 23, 2014

9:00 - 9:45
Vwani Roychowdhury (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

Political Dynamics in Large Scale online Data Sets: Challenges and Opportunities for Modeling

 
10:05 - 10:50
11:10 - 11:55
1:30 - 2:15