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Tuesday, October 20, 2020

How the European Union Rules the World
12:15pm - 1:15pm
Europe in the World Seminar — How the European Union Rules the World
  • Anu Bradford – Henry L. Moses Professor of Law and International Organization, Columbia Law School
  • Chair Sebastián Royo – Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs & Professor of Political Science, Clark University; Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Monday, October 19, 2020

Deglobalization, Disrupted Education, and Debt: Economic Policy Challenges Following the Pandemic
12:15pm - 1:30pm
European Economic Policy Forum — Deglobalization, Disrupted Education, and Debt: Economic Policy Challenges Following the Pandemic
  • Jens Weidmann – President, Deutsche Bundesbank; Member of the Governing Council, European Central Bank (ECB)
  • Beatrice Weder di Mauro – President, Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)
  • Benjamin Friedman – William Joseph Maier Professor of Political Economy, Harvard University
  • Chair Hans-Helmut Kotz – CES Resident Faculty & Seminar Co-chair, Harvard University

Friday, October 16, 2020

Tilly Goes to Church: The Religious Roots of State Formation in Medieval Europe
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Seminar on the State and Capitalism since 1800 — Tilly Goes to Church: The Religious Roots of State Formation in Medieval Europe
  • Anna Grzymała-Busse – Douglas Professor of International Studies, Stanford University; Senior Fellow, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • Daniel Ziblatt – Eaton Professor of the Science of Government, Harvard University; Director, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University; Unit Director, Transformations of Democracy, WZB Berlin Social Science Center
  • Chair 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

Friday, October 9, 2020

Crossing the Cultural Chasm: Comparing Veganism in the United States and France
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Food for Thought Seminar & Worldwide Week at Harvard — Crossing the Cultural Chasm: Comparing Veganism in the United States and France
  • Nina Gheihman – Postdoctoral Researcher, Sustainable Food Initiative, Haas School of Business, University of California Berkeley
  • Chair Albana Shehaj – Program Manager, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2019-2021, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Thursday, October 8, 2020

30 Years of German Reunification
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Worldwide Week at Harvard — 30 Years of German Reunification
  • Mary Elise Sarotte – Marie-Josée and Henry R. Kravis Distinguished Professor of Historical Studies, Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS); Local Affiliate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

Destination: World
2:15pm - 4:00pm
Worldwide Week at Harvard — Destination: World
Citizenship in the 21st Century: Insights Across Time and Space
11:00am - 12:00pm
Worldwide Week at Harvard — Citizenship in the 21st Century: Insights Across Time and Space
  • Emma Dench – Dean, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University
  • Gregory Nagy – Francis Jones Professor of Classical Greek Literature and Professor of Comparative Literature, Department of the Classics, Harvard University
  • Nicole Newendorp – Assistant Director of Studies for Juniors and Seniors, Committee on Degrees in Social Studies, Harvard University
  • Richard Tuck – Frank G. Thomson Professor of Government, Harvard University
  • Moderated by Nicolas Prevelakis – Associate Senior Lecturer on Social Studies & Assistant Director of Curricular Development, Center for Hellenic Studies, Harvard University; Faculty Associate & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Tuesday, October 6, 2020

Europe's Crisis of Legitimacy – A Book Discussion
12:00pm - 1:00pm
European Union Seminar & Worldwide Week at Harvard — Europe's Crisis of Legitimacy – A Book Discussion
  • Vivien A. Schmidt – Jean Monnet Professor of European Integration and Professor of International Relations and Political Science, Boston University; Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • Jane Mansbridge – Charles F. Adams Professor of Political Leadership and Democratic Values, Emerita, Harvard Kennedy School
  • Chair Karl Kaiser – Fellow, Project on Europe and the Transatlantic Relationship, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School; CES Seminar Co-chair, Harvard University

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

WEBINAR | Session 1: What is a Senior Thesis?
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Thesis Workshop for Juniors — WEBINAR | Session 1: What is a Senior Thesis?
  • Michael Tworek – Associate, History Department, Harvard University; Thesis Workshop Organizer, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Friday, September 25, 2020

Social Democracy in Competition: Voting Propensities and Electoral Trade-Offs
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Seminar on the State and Capitalism since 1800 — Social Democracy in Competition: Voting Propensities and Electoral Trade-Offs
  • Silja Häusermann – Professor of Political Science, University of Zurich
  • Sara Hobolt – Sutherland Professor of European Institutions, London School of Economics and Political Science
  • Chair 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
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