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Saturday, November 19, 2016

​Adorno's Negative Dialectics at 50
9:00am - 6:00pm
International Conference - Day 2 Sessions — ​Adorno's Negative Dialectics at 50
  • Asaf Angermann – Postdoc Assoc Judaic Studies and Philosophy, Yale University
  • Gordon Finlayson – Senior Lecturer in Philosophy, University of Sussex
  • Lydia Goehr – Professor of Philosophy, Columbia University
  • Espen Hammer – Professor of Philosophy, Temple University
  • ​Axel Honneth – Jack C. Weinstein Professor of the Humanities, Columbia University
  • Rahel Jaeggi – Profossor of Philosophy, Humboldt University
  • Martin E. Jay – Ehrman Professor of History, Emeritus, University of California, Berkeley
  • Iain Macdonald – Professor of Philosophy, University of Montreal
  • Lambert Zuidervaart – Professor of Philosophy, University of Toronto

Monday, November 21, 2016

The Dissolution of the USSR: 25 Years Later
4:45pm - 6:30pm
The Dissolution of the USSR: 25 Years Later
  • Gennady Burbulis – First Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation (1991-1992)
  • Andrei Kozyrev – Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation (1990-1996)
  • Leonid Kravchuk – President of Ukraine (1991-1994)
  • Stanislau Shushkevich – Chairman of the Supreme Soviet of the Republic of Belarus (1991-1994)
  • Chair Mark Kramer – Program Director, Project on Cold War Studies, Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Harvard University

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Schumpeter as Play-Doh: Herbert Giersch and the Intellectual Origins of the Competition State
12:15pm - 1:45pm
Visiting Scholars Seminar: New Research on Europe — Schumpeter as Play-Doh: Herbert Giersch and the Intellectual Origins of the Competition State
  • Dieter Plehwe – Senior Research Fellow, Inequality and Social Policy Research Unit, Berlin Social Science Center (WZB)
European Banks – Not Yet Safe or Sound
2:15pm - 4:00pm
European Economic Policy Forum — European Banks – Not Yet Safe or Sound
  • Thomas Gehrig – Chair in Finance, Department of Finance, University of Vienna; Faculty Member, Vienna Graduate School of Finance
  • Chair 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)
The Search for Europe: Panel Discussion
4:15pm - 6:00pm
The European Union Study Group — The Search for Europe: Panel Discussion
  • Jeffry Frieden – Chair of the Department of Government and Stanfield Professor of International Peace, Harvard University
  • Arthur Goldhammer – Writer & Translator; Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • 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
  • 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

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Flawed by Design? Authoritarian Legacies under Democracy
4:15pm - 6:00pm
Seminar on the State and Capitalism since 1800 — Flawed by Design? Authoritarian Legacies under Democracy
  • Michael Albertus – Assistant Professor of Political Science, University of Chicago
  • 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
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