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Friday, October 28, 2011

The Co-evolution of Political and Capitalist Institutions since the Industrial Revolution
2:15pm - 4:00pm
The Co-evolution of Political and Capitalist Institutions since the Industrial Revolution
  • Torben Iversen – Harold Hitchings Burbank Professor of Political Economy, Harvard University; Faculty Associate & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • David Soskice – Professor of Political Science and Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

How People Use Everyday Ethnic Categorizations to Make Sense of Politics: The Case of French Urban Deprived Areas
12:15pm - 1:45pm
How People Use Everyday Ethnic Categorizations to Make Sense of Politics: The Case of French Urban Deprived Areas
  • Camille Hamidi – Visiting Scholar 2011-2012, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Panel Discussion on "The Future of the Euro"
4:15pm - 6:00pm
Panel Discussion on "The Future 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
  • Gordon Bajnai
  • Richard Cooper – Maurits C. Boas Professor of International Economics, Department of Economics, Harvard University

Monday, October 24, 2011

4:00pm - 6:00pm
The Politics of Legitimacy: Child Labor Law During the British Industrial Revolution
  • Emily Clough – Graduate Student (Social Policy), Department of Government, Harvard University

Thursday, October 20, 2011

Greece Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Structural and Physical Violence in the Public Sphere
4:15pm - 6:00pm
Greece Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Structural and Physical Violence in the Public Sphere
  • Michael Herzfeld – Ernest E. Monrad Professor of the Social Sciences, Emeritus, Harvard University; Faculty Associate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
How Immigrants Use Everyday Ethnic Categorizations to Make Sense of Politics. The Case of French Urban Deprived Areas
4:15pm - 6:00pm
How Immigrants Use Everyday Ethnic Categorizations to Make Sense of Politics. The Case of French Urban Deprived Areas
  • Camille Hamidi – Visiting Scholar 2011-2012, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

The Quality of Government, Inequality and Social Trust
4:15pm - 6:00pm
The Quality of Government, Inequality and Social Trust
  • Bo Rothstein – August Röhss Professor in Political Science, Gothenburg University
Informal Governance in the European Union and Beyond
12:15pm - 1:45pm
Informal Governance in the European Union and Beyond
  • Mareike Kleine – Lecturer in EU Politics, London School of Economics, European Institute; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2011-2012, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2011-2012, CES, Harvard University

Monday, October 17, 2011

Engineering Electoral Dominance: Democratization and Electoral System Choice in the Age of Industry
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Engineering Electoral Dominance: Democratization and Electoral System Choice in the Age of Industry
  • Amel Ahmed – Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Massachusetts Amherst

Friday, October 14, 2011

Can Politics Change Birth Rates? Some Recent Lessons from Germany
2:15pm - 4:00pm
Can Politics Change Birth Rates? Some Recent Lessons from Germany
  • Elisabeth Niejahr – Visiting Scholar 2011-2012, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
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