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Tuesday, March 29, 2016

5:00pm - 6:30pm
The Welfare State at Risk
The Migration Crisis in the Mediterranean Region: A Humanitarian Perspective
4:15pm - 6:00pm
Director's Seminar — The Migration Crisis in the Mediterranean Region: A Humanitarian Perspective
  • Peter Maurer – President, International Committee of the Red Cross
  • Melani Cammett – Clarence Dillon Professor of International Affairs, Department of Government, Harvard University; Director, Weatherhead Center for International Affairs, Harvard University; Faculty Affiliate, Middle East Initiative, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School
  • Jennifer Leaning – Director, FXB Center for Health and Human Rights; Francois-Xavier Bagnoud Professor of the Practice of Health and Human Rights, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
  • Introduction by Negeen Darani – Executive Director, Harvard Humanitarian Initiative
  • Chair Grzegorz Ekiert – Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Government, Harvard University; Director (2012-2023), Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Friday, March 25, 2016

5:30pm - 9:00pm
Vesna Fest
12:30pm - 2:00pm
Friday Lunch
11:00am - 12:00pm
Monetary and Financial Stability in Europe: A Legal and Institutional Perspective
  • Ralf Tutsch – Principal Legal Counsel, European Central Bank
  • Barend Jansen – Assistant General Counsel, Head of Financial and Fiscal Unit, Legal Department, International Monetary Fund

Thursday, March 24, 2016

Bad Neighborhoods: Europe’s Crisis and the Challenges of its Peripheries
5:00pm - 6:30pm
Bad Neighborhoods: Europe’s Crisis and the Challenges of its Peripheries
  • Jolyon Howorth – Jean Monnet Professor ad personam & Professor Emeritus of European Politics, University of Bath; Local Affiliate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • Jacques Rupnik – Senior Research Fellow, Sciences Po
The European Neighborhood Policy is Dead - Long Live the European Neighborhood Policy! The EU and the Southern Mediterranean after the Arab Spring
4:15pm - 6:00pm
The European Neighborhood Policy is Dead - Long Live the European Neighborhood Policy! The EU and the Southern Mediterranean after the Arab Spring
  • Tobias Schumacher – Chair in European Neighborhood Policy, College of Europe; John F. Kennedy Memorial Policy Fellow 2016, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
2:15pm - 4:00pm
Symbolic Boundaries Toward Immigrants in Europe
  • Jessica Tollette – PhD Candidate in Sociology, Harvard University
  • Kristina Bakkær Simonsen – Visiting Fellow in Sociology and PhD Candidate, Department of Political Science at Aarhus University, Denmark

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Democratic Representation in a Denationalized World: A Liberal-Agonistic Perspective
12:15pm - 1:45pm
Democratic Representation in a Denationalized World: A Liberal-Agonistic Perspective
  • Pieter de Wilde – Associate Professor in European Politics, Department of Historical Studies, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU); Research Fellow of the Research Unit Global Governance, Berlin Social Science Center (WZB), 2011-2016; Visiting Scholar, CES, Spring 2016; WZB Fellow, CES, Spring 2016

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

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