Yuksel Alper Ecevit (Ph.D)

Conferences

Past Conferences (listed in chronological order, from past to most recent)

‘Social Interdependence and Democracy in Divided Societies’, co-authored with Weiwei Hu, MIDWEST Political Science Conference, Chicago, United States , 22-24 April 2010

‘The Strategic Incorporation of Immigrants’ Representation: The Case of Belgium’ co-authored with Prof. Barbara Kinsey (University of Central Florida), Annual Dr. Han-Jyun Hou Conference, June 2011, Binghamton, United States

‘The Strategic Incorporation of Immigrants’ Representation : The Case of Belgium’, co-authored with Prof.Barbara Kinsey (University of Central Florida), MIDWEST Political Science Conference, Chicago, United States, 12-15 April 2012

‘Constitutional Enfranchisement in the United States: A Matter of Enlightenment or Political Opportunism’,MIDWEST Political Science Conference, Chicago, United States, 12 -15 April 2012

‘Local Voting Rights for Non-Citizen Residents in Europe: An Attitudinal Explanation to Equal Incorporation of New Groups to Political Space’, WESTERN Political Scie nce Association Annual Conference, Portland, United States, 22-25 March 2012

Invited- ‘Constitutional Enfranchisement in the United States: A Matter of Enlightenment or Political Opportunism’, Isık University Seminar Series, Istanbul, Turkey, 25 April 2012

Invited- ‘Understanding Suffrage Expansions’, TOBB-ETU , Ankara, Turkey, 5 November 2012

‘The Strategic Incorporation of Immigrants’ Representation : The case of Belgium and Left Parties’ Strategies’ co-authored with Prof. Barbara Kinsey (University of Central Florida), MIDWEST Political Science Conference, Chicago, United States, April 2014

‘Ethnicity and Political Trust: What Reduces Ethnic Gap in Developing Countries?’ , Co-authored with Ekrem Karakoç (Binghamton University), EPSAnet Annual Conference, Edinburgh, Scotland, June 19 – 21 2014

‘The Perils of Semi-Presidentialism: Confidence in Political Institutions in Contemporary Democracies’, co-authored with Ekrem Karakoc (Binghamton University),

  • ESPA 2015 Workshop (Empirical Studies in Political Analysis) , Antalya, Turkey January 2015.
  • Sabancı University Political Science Seminar Series, Tuzla, Turkey April, 2017

‘Electoral Opportunities for Immigrants in Belgian Local Elections’, co-authored with Prof. Barbara Kinsey (University of Central Florida), MIDWEST Political Science Conference, Chicago, United States, April 2015

‘Understanding Suffrage Expansion’, Institute for Advanced Studies in Humanities at Univ of Edinburgh, Researcher in Residence Seminar Series, 16 September 2015

‘Judicial Reforms in Turkey? Evolution of Public Confidence in Judiciary’, TOBB University, Democratic Consolidation in Turkey (eds Paul Kubicek and Cengiz Erisen) book workshop, 18 September 2015.

‘Constitutional Enfranchisement in the US, EUDO Dissemination Conference 2015: Spreading Citizenship: Dynamics of Norm Diffusion in Europe and Americas’, European University Institute, Florence, 26/27 November 2015 (Invited)

‘Legislative Candidate Nominations in Turkey’s Parliamentary Elections (1995-2015)’ co-authored with Gülnur Kocapınar (Sabancı University),

  • ESPA 2016 Workshop (Empirical Studies in Political Analysis) , Antalya, Turkey January 2016
  • MIDWEST Political Science Conference, Chicago, United States, April 2016
  • ECPR Standing Group in Parliaments at Munich, Germany.June 30-July 3rd, 2016

‘The Political Perceptions of Party Voters and Members’, co-authored with Ödül Celep (Işık University),

  •        MIDWEST Political Science Conference, Chicago, United States, April 2016

(In Turkish) ‘Krize karşı Avrupa’da Siyasi Partilerin Tutumu’ , Suriye’den Gelen Sığınmacılar ve Türkiye-AB İlişkilerine Etkileri Projesi, Konrad Adenauer Stifting tarafından destekleniyor, Kadir Has Üniversitesi’nde düzenlendi.

  • Organizatör: Prof. Yelda Demirağ ve Yar.Doç. Dr. Sezgin Mercan (Başkent Üniversitesi)
  • ‘May 6th, European Political Parties and Refugee Crisis, Kadir Has University , organized by Başkent University.

‘Staying Active and Focused? The Effect of Parliamentary Performance on Candidate Re-Nomination and Promotion’, co-authored with Tevfik Murat Yıldırım and Gülnur Kocapınar, The 10th Anniversary Conference of the Comparative Agendas Project (CAP), Edinburgh, Scotland, 15-17 June 2017.