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Tuesday, September 15, 2015

The Future of the EU: A Perspective From Spain
12:00pm - 2:00pm
The Future of the EU: A Perspective From Spain
  • José María Beneyto – Professor of International Public Law and International Relations and Director, Institute for European Studies
4:15pm - 6:00pm
Hitler’s Shadow Empire: Nazi Economics and the Spanish Civil War
  • Pierpaolo Barbieri – Executive Director, Greenmantle; Special Advisor, Institute of New Economic Thinking and Berggruen Council on the Future of Europe

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Is Capitalism Compatible with Democracy?
4:15pm - 6:00pm
Is Capitalism Compatible with Democracy?
  • Wolfgang Merkel – Visiting Researcher, Research Unit Democracy and Democratization, Berlin Social Science Center (WZB); Director of the Research Unit Democracy and Democratization, Berlin Social Science Center (WZB); John F. Kennedy Memorial Policy Fellow 2016-2017, CES, Harvard University; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 1988-1989, CES, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 1988-1989, CES, Harvard University
  • Commentary by Peter A. Hall – Krupp Foundation Professor of European Studies, Harvard University; Resident Faculty & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
4:15pm - 6:00pm
From Ottoman Empire to Italian Colonialism: The Jews of Rhodes 1900-1944
  • Aron Rodrigue – Charles Michael Professor in Jewish History and Culture, Stanford University

Friday, September 18, 2015

12:30pm - 2:00pm
Friday Lunch

Monday, September 21, 2015

Soccer's Unique Global Cultural Appeal and the Sport's Structure Give FIFA Its Power
2:15pm - 4:00pm
Soccer's Unique Global Cultural Appeal and the Sport's Structure Give FIFA Its Power
  • Andrei Markovits – Arthur F. Thurnau Professor & Karl W. Deutsch Collegiate Professor of Comparative Politics and German Studies, University of Michigan
  • Chair Grzegorz Ekiert – Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Government, Harvard University; Director (2012-2023), Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

The State of the Euro
12:00pm - 2:00pm
The State of the Euro
  • Hans-Helmut Kotz – Visiting Professor of Economics & Resident Faculty, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University; Member of the Executive Board, German Bundesbank (2002-2012)
  • Jeffry Frieden – Stanfield Professor of International Peace, Department of Government, Harvard University, Harvard University
  • Richard Cooper – Maurits C. Boas Professor of International Economics, Department of Economics, Harvard University
  • Lorenzo Bini Smaghi – Chairman, Société Générale; Member of the Executive Board (2005-2011), European Central Bank
  • Jeffrey A. Frenkel – James W. Harpel Professor of Capital Formation and Growth, Harvard Kennedy School
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