Skip to content

Thursday, April 22, 2021

The House of Fragile Things
12:30pm - 1:45pm
Jews in Modern Europe Seminar  — The House of Fragile Things
  • James McAuley – Global Opinions Columnist, The Washington Post
  • Chair Derek J. Penslar – William Lee Frost Professor of Jewish History, Harvard University; Resident Faculty & Seminar Chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

The European Union's Relations with China and Turkey
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Europe in the World Seminar — The European Union's Relations with China and Turkey
  • Lisel Hintz – Assistant Professor of International Relations and European Studies, Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)
  • John Seaman – Research Fellow, Center for Asian Studies, French Institute of International Relations (Ifri)
  • Chair Sebastián Royo – Professor of Political Science & Legal Studies and Vice President of International Affairs, Suffolk University; CES Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Harvard University

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

The New Italian Government: A Last Chance for Italy and Europe?
12:15pm - 1:30pm
European Economic Policy Forum — The New Italian Government: A Last Chance for Italy and Europe?
  • Francesco Giavazzi – Senior Professor of Economics, Università Bocconi
  • Thomas Mayer – Founding Director, Flossbach von Storch Research Institute; Honorary Professor, University of Witten-Herdecke
  • Lucrezia Reichlin – Full Professor of Economics, London Business School
  • Chair Dante Roscini – Professor of Management Practice of Business Administration, Harvard Business School; Faculty Associate & Seminar Co-chair, CES, Harvard University

Friday, April 16, 2021

Entrenchment or Retrenchment: The Political Economy of Mortgage Debt Subsidies in the United States and Germany
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Seminar on the State and Capitalism Since 1800 — Entrenchment or Retrenchment: The Political Economy of Mortgage Debt Subsidies in the United States and Germany
  • Alexander Reisenbichler – Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science; Research Coordinator, Joint Initiative of German and European Studies (JIGES), Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy, University of Toronto
  • Anke Hassel – Professor of Public Policy, Hertie School
  • 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

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

The COVID-19 Crisis: EU and Member-State Responses
12:30pm - 2:00pm
European Union Seminar — The COVID-19 Crisis: EU and Member-State Responses
  • Marco Buti – Head of Cabinet of European Commissioner Paolo Gentiloni, European Commission
  • Sergio Fabbrini – Dean, Political Science Department; Professor of Political Science and International Relations, LUISS Guido Carli
  • Hans-Helmut Kotz – Resident Faculty & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • Chair Vivien A. Schmidt – Jean Monnet Professor of European Integration and Professor of International Relations and Political Science, Boston University; CES Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Harvard University

Monday, April 12, 2021

Global Europe: What Does That Mean?
11:00am - 12:00pm
Europe in the World Seminar — Global Europe: What Does That Mean?
  • Melani Cammett – Clarence Dillon Professor of International Affairs, Department of Government, Harvard University; Professor, Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health; Faculty Affiliate, Middle East Initiative, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School
  • Domingos Fezas Vital – Ambassador of Portugal to the United States
  • Stavros Lambrinidis – Ambassador of the European Union to the United States
  • Hilary Silver – Professor of Sociology, International Affairs, and Public Policy and Public Administration, The George Washington University
  • Opening Remarks by Elaine Papoulias – Executive Director, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • Chair Sebastián Royo – Professor of Political Science & Legal Studies and Vice President of International Affairs, Suffolk University; CES Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Harvard University

Friday, April 9, 2021

Senior Thesis Conference 2021
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Thesis Workshop for Juniors — Senior Thesis Conference 2021
  • Chair Sally Hayes – Ph.D. Student in History, Harvard University; Thesis Workshop Organizer, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University and Michael Tworek – Associate, History Department, Harvard University; CES Thesis Workshop Organizer, Harvard University
Machines and Workers: Evidence from Winners and Losers of Technology Subsidies
12:00pm - 1:15pm
CES Dissertation Workshop — Machines and Workers: Evidence from Winners and Losers of Technology Subsidies
  • Joonas Tuhkuri – Ph.D. Student in Economics, MIT; Graduate Student Affiliate, CES, Harvard University
  • Chair Clare Bradford Anderson – Ph.D. Student in History, Harvard University; Graduate Student Affiliate & Dissertation Workshop Coordinator, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University and Armando Miano – Ph.D. Student in Economics, Harvard University; Graduate Student Affiliate & Dissertation Workshop Coordinator, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Thursday, April 8, 2021

Conquering Peace: From the Enlightenment to the European Union
1:00pm - 2:15pm
European Union Seminar — Conquering Peace: From the Enlightenment to the European Union
  • Stella Ghervas – Professor of Russian History, Newcastle University
  • Charles Maier – Leverett Saltonstall Research Professor of History, Harvard University; Resident Faculty & Director (1994-2001), Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • Samuel Moyn – Henry R. Luce Professor of Jurisprudence, Yale Law School; Professor of History, Yale University
  • Chair Vivien A. Schmidt – Jean Monnet Professor of European Integration and Professor of International Relations and Political Science, Boston University; CES Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Harvard University

Tuesday, April 6, 2021

Debating Democracy in a Pandemic – German and US Resistance Movements
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Seminar on Social Exclusion and Inclusion — Debating Democracy in a Pandemic – German and US Resistance Movements
  • Myra Marx Ferree – Alice H. Cook Professor of Sociology (Emerita), University of Wisconsin-Madison; CES Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Harvard University
  • Elizabeth A. Wood – Professor of History, MIT
  • Chair Kathrin Zippel – Professor of Sociology, Northeastern University; CES Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Harvard University
Close