Events archive

Timothy Garton Ash (St Antony's College)
18 October 2017 - 5:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Organised by GCR, St Antony's College
ESC Core Seminar Series
Franziska Meifort (Carl von Ossietzky Universität, Oldenburg)
17 October 2017 - 5:00pm
European Studies Centre
Lord Chris Patten (Chancellor, Oxford, Patron of ESC) , Timothy Garton Ash (St Antony’s College)
12 October 2017 - 3:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Olivier Frecaut (IMF)
11 October 2017 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
One of the key lessons of the GFC is the criticality of macro-financial linkages. However, these are still not well understood, while an integrated analytical framework has remained elusive to this... Read more
ESC Core Seminar Series
Sir Ivan Rogers (St Antony’s College)
10 October 2017 - 5:00pm
European Studies Centre
SEESOX
Susan Woodward (City University of New York)
9 October 2017 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
A discussion of Woodward’s book, The Ideology of Failed States (CUP 2017), an analysis of the significant but counterproductive role played by the concept of failed states in shaping international... Read more
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
John Duca (Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas)
9 October 2017 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room 23, Balliol College, Oxford
Abstract Credit conditions have caused real estate booms and busts, owing to an under-pricing of credit risk aided by regulatory arbitrage and shadow financing. Across countries, real estate price... Read more
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Paul Gretton (The Australian National University)
21 June 2017 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Abstract: Following the global financial crisis, economic growth and international trade growth have been sluggish. Current projections indicate that growth may continue to be sluggish in the medium... Read more
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Marcel Fratzscher (Humboldt-University Berlin), Brigid Laffan (European University Institute (EUI), Florence), Jacek Rostowski (Former Polish Minister of Finance (2007-2013)), David Vines (Balliol College, Oxford)
14 June 2017 - 10:15am to 12:30pm
Church House Conference Centre
On Wednesday 14th June, Global Strategy Forum hosted a panel of distinguished experts to discuss the topic of ‘Brexit: You Looking At Me, Looking At You – The View From Europe’ in the second part of... Read more
SEESOX
Gent Sejko (Governor, Bank of Albania)
12 June 2017 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Economic and financial challenges in South East Europe, and the role of the central bank as guardian of price and financial stability Gent Sejko is the Governor of the Bank of Albania and Chairman of... Read more
European Studies Seminar
Filip Ejdus (University of Bristol)
7 June 2017 - 12:30pm
Seminar Room E, 2nd Floor, DPIR, Manor Road Building
Local ownership principle is based on the political rationality of interveners and operationalised as a responsibilisation of locals for externally designed objectives. This gives rise to various... Read more
European Studies Seminar
Richard Caplan (Linacre College, Oxford), Filip Ejdus (University of Bristol), Vjosa Musliu (Free University of Brussels), Jan Zielonka (St Antony's College, Oxford)
6 June 2017 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
What is the role of memories for the expansion of international society? By drawing on the English School approach to International Relations this edited volume argues that the memories of empire and... Read more
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Ron Bird (University of Technology Sydney)
6 June 2017 - 12:30pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Abstract The conundrum that we address in this paper is why is active management so strongly supported (and paid) when the evidence suggests that it does nothing for its clients. We first discuss the... Read more
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Charles Goodhart (LSE)
5 June 2017 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Abstract: In this seminar, Charles Goodhart will discuss how there have been decades during which a conventional view of the role of central banks was generally adopted, interspersed with decades... Read more

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