Colloquium - Drowning in the Bathtub: The American Anti-Tax Movement and its Effect on State Cigarette Taxes
February 26, 2010
12:30PM - 2:00PM (EST)
Former Miller Center Fellow Nicole Kazee has a joint appointment as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science and the Institute of Government and Public Affairs at the University of Illinois, Chicago.Her research and teaching interests are in the areas of American politics and policymaking. She received her Ph.D. in Political Science from Yale University. She has also received fellowships from PEO International, Demos and the Brookings Institution. Her dissertation,"Wal-Mart Welfare: Business, Fiscal Regime, and the Politics of State Health Policymaking"highlighted the importance of institutional rules, fiscal norms, and the political role of employers.