Skip to content

Monday, March 20, 2023

Presentation of the Enderlein Prize for Excellence in the Social Sciences
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Special Event — Presentation of the Enderlein Prize for Excellence in the Social Sciences
  • Cornelia Woll – President and Professor of International Political Economy, Hertie School; Member of the Advisory Board of the Jacques Delors Centre, Hertie School
  • Stefanie Stantcheva – Nathaniel Ropes Professor of Political Economy, Harvard University
  • Welcome Remarks by Elaine Papoulias – Executive Director, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • Introduction by Mustafa Soykurt – Consul General of France in Boston, Consulate General of France in Boston and Sonja Kreibich – Consul General of Germany in Boston, Consulate General of Germany in Boston
  • Closing Remarks by Vincent Pons – Michael B. Kim Associate Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School; Faculty Associate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Wednesday, March 22, 2023

Deindustrialization as Structural Fact and Political Idea
2:00pm - 3:15pm
New Research on Europe Seminar — Deindustrialization as Structural Fact and Political Idea
  • Timur Ergen – Senior Researcher, Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies (MPIfG); John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow & Visiting Scholar 2022-2023, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • Chair Frank Dobbin – Henry Ford II Professor of the Social Sciences, Harvard University; Chair, Department of Sociology, Harvard University; Faculty Associate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Friday, March 24, 2023

Why No Economic Democracy in Sweden? A Counterfactual Approach
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Seminar on the State and Capitalism Since 1800 — Why No Economic Democracy in Sweden? A Counterfactual Approach
  • Bo Rothstein – August Röhss Professor in Political Science, Gothenburg University
  • Jette Knudsen – Shelby Cullom Davis Professor of International Business, Tufts University
  • Chair Cathie Jo Martin – Professor of Political Science, Boston University; Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
Europe’s Struggle for Relevance, Unity, and Value: A Conversation with Roberta Metsola and Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Institute of Politics & The Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies — Europe’s Struggle for Relevance, Unity, and Value: A Conversation with Roberta Metsola and Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya
  • Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya – Democratic Opposition Leader & Head of the United Transition Cabinet, Republic of Belarus
  • Roberta Metsola – President, European Parliament; Member, Group of the European People's Party, European Parliament
  • Moderated by Grzegorz Ekiert – Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Government, Harvard University; Director (2012-2023), Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Saturday, March 25, 2023

Wednesday, March 29, 2023

Inequalities and Platform Economies
4:00pm - 5:45pm
Seminar on Social Exclusion and Inclusion — Inequalities and Platform Economies
  • Vili Lehdonvirta – Professor of Economic Sociology and Digital Social Research, University of Oxford
  • Ashley Mears – Professor of Sociology, Boston University
  • Juliet Schor – Professor, Sociology Department, Boston College
  • Chair Alya Guseva – Associate Professor of Sociology and Director of Graduate Studies, Boston University; Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University and Jonathan Mijs – Assistant Professor of Sociology, Boston University; Veni Fellow, Erasmus University Rotterdam; Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Thursday, March 30, 2023

Obstacles to Progress: Indifference, Apathy, Callousness, and the British Public Around 1800
2:00pm - 3:15pm
New Research on Europe Seminar — Obstacles to Progress: Indifference, Apathy, Callousness, and the British Public Around 1800
  • Kerstin Maria Pahl – Researcher, Max Planck Institute for Human Development; Visiting Scholar 2022-2023, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • Chair Julian Bourg – Associate Professor of History, Boston College; Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
Polish Elections and the Pandemic of Populists
4:00pm - 5:30pm
August Zaleski Memorial Lecture in Modern Polish History — Polish Elections and the Pandemic of Populists
  • Wojciech Sadurski – Challis Professor in Jurisprudence, University of Sydney; Sidley Austin–Robert D. McLean Visiting Professor of Law, Yale Law School
  • Vlad Perju – Professor, Boston College Law School; Local Affiliate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • 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 31, 2023

Does Germany Have a Russia Problem?
11:00am - 12:00pm
John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellowship — Does Germany Have a Russia Problem?
  • Paul Carrel – Senior Correspondent, Reuters
  • Chair Colin Brown – Assistant Teaching Professor of Political Science, Northeastern University; Local Affiliate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
Close