The Dondena Lecture

The Alberto Dondena Lecture 2015

"The Role of Primaries in the U.S. Electoral System"


James M. Snyder

Professor of Political Science and History

Harvard University


Thursday, May 14

5:30 p.m.

Velodromo, Room N07


Welcome Address

Marco Bonetti, Director, Dondena Centre of Research on Social Dynamics and Public Policy, Bocconi University


Session Chair

Valentino Larcinese, Director of the Dondena Centre Politics & Institutions Unit



James Snyder is Leroy B. Williams Professor of History and Political Science. His primary research and teaching interests are in American politics. He has written on elections, campaign finance, legislative behavior and institutions, direct  democracy, the media, and corruption. He is a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research, and a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and  Sciences.


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Past Dondena Lecturers have included:

2014 Ron Rindfuss

2013 Josh Goldstein

2012 James Vaupel

2011 Pearl Dysktra















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