Events

  • Apr 03

    Friday Morning Seminar in Culture, Psychiatry and Global Mental Health

    10:00am to 11:50am

    Location: 

    William James Hall, Room 1550

    “Graphic Medicine”

    Speaker:

    Juliet McMullin, Associate Professor, University of California Irvine.

    Co-sponsored by the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Program in Anthropology, Department of Anthropology, Harvard University; and the Global Health and Medical Humanities Initiative, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

    Contact:

    Karen Kwass 
    karen_kwass@hms.harvard.edu 
    (617) 432-2676

  • Apr 03

    Economic History Workshop

    2:00pm to 3:30pm

    Location: 

    Littauer M-16, North Yard

    "Unbundling the Spanish Inquisition”

    Speaker:

    Mauricio Drelichman, Associate Professor of Economics, University of British Columbia.

    Contact:

    Gia Petrakis 
    gpetrakis@fas.harvard.edu 
    (617) 496-5079

  • Apr 07

    Tuesday Seminar on Latin American Politics

    12:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, S250

    "Social Origins of Voting in Sub-national Mexico"

    Speaker:

    Willibald Sonnleitner, Madero/Fundación México Visiting Scholar, Professor, El Colegio de México.

    Co-sponsored by the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies, Harvard University.

    Contact:

    Nicole Miozza 
    nmiozza@fas.harvard.edu

  • Apr 07

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Belfer Case Study Room (S020), Japan Friends of Harvard Concourse

    "Is the American Century Over?"

    Speaker:

    Joseph S. Nye, Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor, Harvard Kennedy School.

    Moderator:

    Susan Pharr, Director, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations; Executive Committee; Faculty Associate (on leave spring 2015); Harvard Academy Senior Scholar. Edwin O. Reischauer Professor of Japanese Politics, Department of Government, Harvard University.

  • Apr 08

    Economic Development Seminar

    2:45pm to 4:00pm

    Location: 

    Building E51, Room 376, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    "Supervisory Skills and Firm Productivity: Evidence from Training Experiments in the Bangladesh Garment Sector"

    Speaker:

    Christopher Woodruff, Professor of Economics, University of Warwick.

    Co-sponsored by the Economics Department, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

    Contact:

    Jeanne Winner
    Jwinner@fas.harvard.edu

  • Apr 08

    International Economics Workshop

    4:00pm to 5:30pm

    Location: 

    Littauer Center M-15

    "Production Networks, Geography, and Firm Performance"

    Speaker:

    Andrew B. Bernard, Jack Byrne Professor of International Economics, Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College.

    Contact:

    Jane Trahan
    jtrahan@harvard.edu

  • Apr 09

    WCFIA Roundtable on World Affairs

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Bowie-Vernon Room (K262)

    "Civil-Military Cooperation in Stabilization Operations: The Case of Afghanistan"

    Speakers:

    Yin He, WCFIA Fellow. Associate Professor, China Peacekeeping Police Training Center, China.

    Thomas O’Steen, WCFIA Fellow. Colonel, United States Army.

    Oliver Owcza, WCFIA Fellow. Diplomat, Federal Foreign Office, Germany.

    Contact:

    Heather Conrad
    hconrad@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • Apr 09

    Middle East Seminar

    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Bowie-Vernon Room (K262)

    "Critique of Religious Thought Revised"

    Speaker:

    Sadik Al-Azm, Visiting Fellow, Department of Near Eastern Studies, Princeton University.

    Contact:

    Sarah Banse
    sarahbanse@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • Apr 10

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Porté Room S250

    "America's Allies in East Asia"

    Speakers:

    “North Korea’s Security Threat and Japan-South Korea Relations”

    Doo-seung Kim, Korea Institute for Defense Analyses.

    "Japan-ROK Relations since the 1998 Obuchi-Kim Summit"

    Kayo Matsushita, Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

    "Japan's National Security Strategy and the US-Japan Alliance"

    Kazuyuki Sakamoto, Sankei Shimbun.

    Discussant:

    Jennifer Lind, Associate Professor of Government, Dartmouth College.

    Contact:

    William Nehring
    wnehring@wcfia.harvard.edu

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