Past Events

  • 2019 Nov 20

    Economic History and Religion & Political Economy Seminars

    12:00pm to 1:15pm

    Location: 

    Littauer Center of Public Administration, 1805 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02138

    “Trust Unraveled: The Long Shadow of the Spanish Civil War” (with Ana Tur Prats) 

    Speaker:

    Felipe Valencia CaicedoAssistant Professor, University of British Columbia

     

    Co-sponsored by the Department of Economics, Harvard University.

    Contact: 

    Liz Thach
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  • 2019 Nov 19

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

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

    "Contingent Citizenship: Two Tales of Political Incorporation in Japan and the United States"

    Speaker:

    Erin Chung, Charles D. Miller Associate Professor of East Asian Politics, Department of Political Science; Director, Program in East Asian Studies, Johns Hopkins University.

    Moderator:

    Mary Brinton, Faculty Associate. Reischauer Institute Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology; Director, Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies, Harvard University.

    Special Series on the Future of Democracy in Japan and Asia, supported by the Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership (CGP).

    Contact:

    Amy Stockton
    astockton@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • 2019 Nov 19

    Tuesday Seminar on Latin American Studies

    12:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Room S250

    "A new approach in peacebuilding: the role of the private sector in the reintegration of Colombia’s excombatants"

    Speaker: 

    Juana García Duque, Associate Professor at the Business School, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia; Santo Domingo Visiting Scholar, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies.

    Moderator:

    Fernando Bizzarro, PhD candidate, Department of Government; Graduate Student Associate, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies.

    Contact:

    Jillian Scales
    jscales@fas.harvard.edu

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  • 2019 Nov 19

    Culture and Social Analysis Workshop

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    William James Hall, 33 Kirkland Street, Room 450

    "Moralized Political Messages and Attitudes Toward Immigrants"

    "Depression Across European Countries: The European Social Survey and the European Health Interview Study"

    Speakers:

    Kristina Bakkær Simonsen, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, Aarhus University; Visiting Scholar, Weatherhead Center for International Affairs.

    Maleah Fekete, PhD candidate, Department of Sociology, Harvard University.

    Co-sponsored by the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and the Department of Sociology, Harvard University.

    Contact:

    Lisa Albert
    lalbert@fas.harvard.edu

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  • 2019 Nov 19

    Security Matters: Evidence from Brazil, Colombia and Mexico

    12:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Room S216

    "Security Matters: Evidence from Brazil, Colombia and Mexico "

    Speakers:

    Graham Denyer Willis, Senior Lecturer, University of Cambridge.

    Annette Idler, Visiting Scholar, Weatherhead Center for International Affairs, Harvard University. Director of Studies of the Changing Character of War Centre, University of Oxford.

    Moderator:

    Diane Davis,Charles Dyer Norton Professor of Regional Planning and Urbanism, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University.

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  • 2019 Nov 19

    Political Violence Workshop

    12:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Room S153

    "Ethnic Violence and Militia Intelligence Capabilities: Muslims and Christians in the Lebanese Civil War" 

    Speaker:

    Nils Hägerdal, Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Strategic Studies, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University.

    Contact:

    Manuel Meléndez-Sánchez
    mmelend@g.harvard.edu

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  • 2019 Nov 18

    Research Cluster on Challenges to Democracy Special Event

    6:30pm to 8:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Room S020

    "A Congress Dissolved in Peru: Causes and Consequences"

    Speaker:

    Salvador del Solar, former Minister of Culture (2016-2017) and former Prime Minister of Peru (2019).

    Moderator:

    Steven Levitsky, Professor of Government, Department of Government, Harvard University.

    This talk will be held in Spanish.

    Presented in collaboration with the DRCLAS, HKS Peruvian Caucus, and Harvard University Association of Peruvian Students (HAPS).

    More information here.

  • 2019 Nov 18

    Seminar in Economic Development

    3:00pm to 4:15pm

    Location: 

    Emerson Hall, 29 Quincy Street, Room 210

    "Government Decentralization Under Changing State Capacity: Experimental Evidence from Paraguay"

    Speaker: 

    Frederico Finan, Associate Professor of Economics, University of California, Berkeley. 

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

    Contact:

    Jill Smith
    jill_smith@harvard.edu

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