Events archive

Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Russell Kincaid (Associate of PEFM; former senior IMF official)
19 October 2015 - 6:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
ABSTRACT The Troika of the European Commission, European Central Bank, and International Monetary Fund, has “bailed out” troubled euro-area members—Greece, Ireland, Portugal, and Cyprus. This ad hoc... Read more
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Please see programme
16 October 2015 - 3:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
An afternoon to formally commemorate our dear friend and colleague Max Watson, founder of PEFM, and long-standing associate of SEESOX. There will be an afternoon of tributes to him and his work, at... Read more
SEESOX
Brad Blitz (Middlesex University London)
15 October 2015 - 6:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Scholars writing on migration in the European Union have called attention to the competing dynamics where Europe’s borders have been softened and simultaneously hardened: internal borders have been... Read more
SEESOX
Othon Anastasakis (Director, South East European Studies at Oxford, University of Oxford), Kalypso Nicolaidis (Professor of International Relations, Oxford University), Vicky Pryce Chief Economic Adviser at the Centre for Economics and Business Research
1 October 2015 - 4:30pm
'Xchanging’, The Walbrook Building, 25 Walbrook, London EC4N 8AQ
The aftermath of the Greek Euro-crisis and of the abortive Greek referendum has left much uncertainty about Greece’s economic and political future, as only a short term solution has been achieved.... Read more
SEESOX
Panayotis Tsakonas (University of the Aegean)
18 June 2015 - 6:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Panayotis Tsakonas is Professor of International Relations, Security Studies and Foreign Policy Analysis at the Department of Mediterranean Studies, University of the Aegean, Greece, where he has... Read more
SEESOX Annual Lecture
Nikos Kotzias (Greek Foreign Minister)
10 June 2015 - 6:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
A lecture by Greece's new Foreign Minister, Nikos Kotzias. Read transcript of speech here . Nikos Kotzias studied Economics, Political Science and Philosophy, Law and European Integration in Greece... Read more
SEESOX
Adis Merdzanovic (St Antony’s College, Oxford)
4 June 2015 - 1:30pm to 3:15pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Dr Adis Merdzanovic is a Junior Research Fellow at St Antony’s College, funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation’s Early Post-Doc Mobility Programme. His research focuses on constitutional and... Read more
SEESOX
Timothy Garton Ash (St Antony's College, University of Oxford), Kalypso Nicolaidis (St Antony's College, University of Oxford), Introduced by Othon Anastasakis (St Antony's College, University of Oxford)
2 June 2015 - 8:00pm
Dimitris Mitropoulos Hall, Megaron Plus, Athens
ABSTRACT Timothy Garton Ash will argue that this is not just a crisis of Europe, it is the crisis of Europe – the biggest crisis of the European project since 1945. He will explore the immediate... Read more
SEESOX
Sarah Snyder (American University, Washington)
20 May 2015 - 6:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Sarah B. Snyder is a historian of U.S. foreign relations and specializes in the history of the Cold War, human rights activism, and U.S. human rights policy. Her book, Human Rights Activism and the... Read more
SEESOX
Vicky Pryce (Chief Economic Advisor, Centre for Economic and Business Research)
15 May 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:45pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Vasiliki Pryce, née Vasiliki Kourmouzi, known as Vicky Pryce , is a Greek-born British economist, and former Joint Head of the United Kingdom's Government Economic Service. After university she... Read more
SEESOX
Nora Fisher Onar (Bahçeşehir University, Istanbul)
13 May 2015 - 1:30pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Light lunch provided Nora Fisher Onar is a fellow at the Transatlantic Academy in Washington and Research Associate of the Centre for International Studies at the University of Oxford. She taught... Read more
SEESOX
Veselin Vackov (Director / Managing Editor at Lidove noviny, Prague)
7 May 2015 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Light lunch provided Co-organised by SEESOX and POMP, in association with the Oxford Bulgarian, Czech and Slovak Societies. Veselin Vačkov is a Bulgarian-born media executive and journalist. Since... Read more
SEESOX
Danijela Dolenec (University of Zagreb)
6 May 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:45pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Danijela Dolenec is Assistant Professor of Comparative Politics at the Faculty of Political Science, University of Zagreb. She holds an MSc from the LSE and a doctorate from the ETH Zurich. Her... Read more
SEESOX
Jazbec Boštjan (Governor of Central Bank of Slovenia)
5 May 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:45pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Co-organised by SEESOX and PEFM Boštjan Jazbec graduated from the Faculty of Economics, University of Ljubljana, and continued his studies at the Central European University in Budapest and Prague.... Read more
SEESOX
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13 March 2015 - 9:15am to 5:30pm
The Shaw Library, Old Building, LSE Campus
The hero’s welcome given to Vladimir Putin in Belgrade during the state festivities to mark the 70th anniversary of the city’s liberation from Nazi German occupation underscored, once more, Russia’s... Read more

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