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During the spring semester, the Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies (CES) welcomes you to join our events virtually. This calendar offers an overview of our events next week.

Please check the CES website and upcoming emails regularly for additions over the coming weeks. All events will take place via Zoom, and each event listing will include instructions for pre-registration and access.

**Note: Entry to Adolphus Busch Hall is limited to those who hold offices in the building as well as Harvard faculty, staff, and students.**

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CES Events
Monday, May 2, 2022
Safeguarding Ontological Security and the Specter of a Creedless Utopia: Europeanist Civic Initiatives in Greece during its Sovereign Debt Crisis (2010-2018)
1:00pm - 2:15pm

George Kalpadakis – Assistant Researcher, Modern Greek History Research Center of the Academy of Athens (KEINE); Research Fellow, Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP); Visiting Scholar 2021-2022, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Chair Volha Charnysh – Assistant Professor of Political Science, MIT

Tuesday, May 3, 2022
Putin's War and the "German" Economic Model
12:00pm - 1:15pm

Jérôme Creel – Research Director, Observatoire Français des Conjonctures Economiques (OFCE), Sciences Po; Associate Professor of Economics, ESCP Business School, Paris

Dalia Marin – Professor of International Economics, TUM School of Management, Technical University of Munich

Dirk Schumacher – Head of European macro research & Managing Director, Natixis Germany; Managing Director (1999-2016), Goldman Sachs

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)

 
Political Polarization and International Cooperation
2:30pm - 3:45pm

Michael Neugart – Professor of Public Economics and Economic Policy, Technical University of Darmstadt; Visiting Scholar 2021-2022, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow 2002-2003, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Chair Sir Paul Tucker – Chair, The Systemic Risk Council; Deputy Governor, The Bank of England (2009-2013); Senior Fellow, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University; Research Fellow, Harvard Kennedy School

Monday, May 9, 2022
Partners or rivals? Leadership role-casting in US-European foreign policy relations 2010-2022
2:00pm - 3:15pm

Lisbeth Aggestam – Associate Professor of Political Science & Senior Research Fellow, Center for European Research, University of Gothenburg; Visiting Scholar, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Chair Christoph Mikulaschek – Assistant Professor, Department of Government, Harvard University; Faculty Associate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Friday, May 20, 2022
The 2022 French Presidential Election
1:00pm - 2:30pm

Cécile Alduy – Professor of French Literature and Culture, Stanford University

Janine Mossuz-Lavau – Emeritus CNRS Research Director, Sciences Po Center for Political Research (CEVIPOF)

Vincent Tiberj – University Professor, Sciences Po Bordeaux

Chair Arthur Goldhammer – Writer & Translator; Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Monday, May 23, 2022
The Role of Housing in Germany’s Postwar Economic Miracle
1:00pm - 2:15pm

Alexander Reisenbichler – Assistant Professor of Political Science, University of Toronto; John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow & Visiting Scholar 2021-2022, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Winnie van Dijk – Assistant Professor of Economics, Harvard University

Tuesday, May 24, 2022
Truth, Democracy and Media Freedom: The Life of Elias Demetracopoulos
11:00am - 12:00pm

James H. Barron – Author

Katerina Sokou – Washington D.C. Correspondent, Kathimerini

Chair Nicolas Prevelakis – Associate Senior Lecturer on Social Studies, Harvard University; Assistant Director of Curricular Development, Center for Hellenic Studies, Harvard University; Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Community Events
Tuesday, May 10, 2022
Democracy and Authoritarianism in the XXI Century
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Grzegorz Ekiert – Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Government, Harvard University; Director, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Your Ideas

Do you have ideas for topics or speakers for future CES events? Send us your suggestions.

 
 
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