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Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Austerity: What Works and What Doesn’t
4:30pm - 6:00pm
Southern Europe in the EU — Austerity: What Works and What Doesn’t
  • Alberto Alesina – Nathaniel Ropes Professor of Political Economy, Harvard University; Faculty Associate, CES, Harvard University
  • Sir Paul Tucker – Chair, The Systemic Risk Council; Senior Fellow, CES, Harvard University; Deputy Governor, The Bank of England (2009-2013)
  • Lawrence H. Summers – Charles W. Eliot University Professor, Harvard University; President Emeritus, Harvard University
  • Chair Serenella Sferza – Co-Director, MIT-Italy Program, MIT International Science and Technology Initiatives (MISTI); Local Affiliate, CES; Co-Chair, Southern Europe in the EU, CES, Harvard University

Thursday, April 11, 2019

The Brexit Turning Point
4:30pm - 6:00pm
Contemporary Europe Study Group — The Brexit Turning Point
  • Vernon Bogdanor – Research Professor, Center for British Politics and Government, King's College London
  • Stathis Kalyvas – Gladstone Professor of Government, University of Oxford
  • Pippa Norris – ARC Laureate Fellow and Professor of Government and International Relations, University of Sydney; McGuire Lecturer in Comparative Politics, Harvard Kennedy School; Faculty Associate, CES, Harvard University
  • Chair James Cronin – Professor of History, Boston College; Local Affiliate, CES, Harvard University ; Co-Chair, Contemporary Europe, CES, Harvard University
Pogrom: Kishinev and the Tilt of History
4:45pm - 6:00pm
Jews in Modern Europe Study Group — Pogrom: Kishinev and the Tilt of History
  • Steven Zipperstein – The Daniel E. Koshland Professor in Jewish Culture and History, Stanford University

Friday, April 12, 2019

EU-China Trade and Investment Relations: A Vehicle for Cooperation or a Path to Competition?
11:00am - 12:30pm
EU-China Trade and Investment Relations: A Vehicle for Cooperation or a Path to Competition?
  • Jonathan Brookfield – Associate Professor of Strategic Management and International Business, The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University
  • Yasheng Huang – Epoch Foundation Professor of International Management and Professor of Global Economics and Management, MIT Sloan School of Management
  • Philippe Le Corre – Senior Fellow, Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government, Harvard Kennedy School
Friday Lunch
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Friday Lunch

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

To Animate, Participate, and Harmonize: Cooperation in Postcolonial Madagascar, 1958-1965
12:15pm - 1:15pm
Visiting Scholars Seminar: New Researrch on Europe — To Animate, Participate, and Harmonize: Cooperation in Postcolonial Madagascar, 1958-1965
  • Sung Eun Choi – Assistant Professor of History, Bentley University; Visiting Scholar 2018-2019, CES, Harvard University

Friday, April 19, 2019

Friday Lunch
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Friday Lunch
Risk on the Negotiation Table: Contaminants, Global Commodity Trade, and Experts after Empire
2:00pm - 4:00pm
CES Dissertation Workshop — Risk on the Negotiation Table: Contaminants, Global Commodity Trade, and Experts after Empire
  • Lucas Müller – Ph.D. Student in History, Anthropology, Science, Technology, and Society (HASTS), MIT; Graduate Student Affiliate, CES, Harvard University
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