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Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Book Talk: “Ruling Ideas: How Global Neoliberalism Goes Local”
4:15pm - 6:00pm
European Union Study Group — Book Talk: “Ruling Ideas: How Global Neoliberalism Goes Local”
  • Cornel Ban – Assistant Professor of International Relations; Co-Director of the Global Economic Governance Initiative, Boston University
  • Respondent Benjamin Braun – Senior Researcher, Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies, Cologne; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2016-2017, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University; Visiting Scholar 2016-2017, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • Chair 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
Finding Europe? The Languages of a Contested Concept
12:15pm - 1:45pm
Visiting Scholars Seminar: New Research on Europe — Finding Europe? The Languages of a Contested Concept
  • Félix Krawatzek – Senior Researcher, ZOiS Berlin; Associate Member, Nuffield College, University of Oxford
  • Chair Stella Ghervas – Professor of Russian History, Newcastle University

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

The Differentiated Legitimacy Crisis of the European Union
4:15pm - 6:00pm
European Union Study Group — The Differentiated Legitimacy Crisis of the European Union
  • Mathew Wood – Lecturer in Politics and Deputy Director, Crick Center, University of Sheffield

Monday, April 17, 2017

Through a Camera Obscura: Economic Science and the Emergence of the Market in Colonial Egypt
4:15pm - 6:00pm
The CES/CMES Colonial Encounters Working Group — Through a Camera Obscura: Economic Science and the Emergence of the Market in Colonial Egypt
  • Casey Primel – Volkswagen Postdoctoral Fellow, Weatherhead Initiative on Global History, Harvard University
Conservative Parties and the Birth of Democracy
2:15pm - 4:00pm
Book Launch & Discussion — Conservative Parties and the Birth of Democracy
  • 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
  • Amel Ahmed – Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Massachusetts Amherst
  • David Art – Professor of Political Science, Tufts University; Local Affiliate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • Tarek Masoud – Sultan of Oman Professor of International Relations, Harvard Kennedy School of Government
  • Yascha Mounk – Associate Professor of the Practice of International Affairs, School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), Johns Hopkins University; Senior Fellow, SNF Agora Institute, Johns Hopkins University; Local Affiliate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • Chair 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

Friday, April 14, 2017

Feria Festival
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Feria Festival
CANCELLED: Capitalist Democracies:  The Rise of the Knowledge Economy
2:15pm - 4:00pm
CANCELLED/POSTPONED TILL THE FALL: Seminar on the State and Capitalism since 1800 — CANCELLED: Capitalist Democracies: The Rise of the Knowledge Economy
  • 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
  • Peter A. Hall – Krupp Foundation Professor of European Studies, Harvard University
Friday Lunch
12:30pm - 2:00pm
Friday Lunch

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Dismantling Democracy on the EU's Watch: Poland and Its Constitutional Tribunal
4:15pm - 6:00pm
The Annual Zaleski Lecture in Modern Polish History — Dismantling Democracy on the EU's Watch: Poland and Its Constitutional Tribunal
  • Andrzej Rzeplinski – Professor of Jurisprudence, Warsaw University; President of the Polish Constitutional Tribunal (2010-2016)
  • Noah Feldman – Felix Frankfurter Professor of Law, Harvard Law School; Director, Julis-Rabinowitz Program on Jewish and Israeli Law
  • Kim Lane Scheppele – Laurance S. Rockefeller Professor of Sociology and International Affairs, Princeton School of Public and International Affairs and the University Center for Human Values, Princeton University
  • Chair Grzegorz Ekiert – Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Government, Harvard University; Director (2012-2023), Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
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