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ESC Lunchtime Seminar
Gijs de Vries (Visiting Academic 2013-16, St Antony’s College)
21 February 2017 - 12:30pm
European Studies Centre
Visiting Academics’ Seminar Series Light lunch provided
SEESOX
Manolis Pratsinakis (University of Macedonia)
16 February 2017 - 12:30pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
In a 1981 article Kubat and Hoffmann-Nowotny inverted an underlying assumption in most migration theories, namely the belief that people are essentially sedentary. Claiming that people are mobile by... Read more
SEESOX
Merih Angin (Blavatnik School of Government, Oxford), Saliha Metinsoy (Wadham College, Oxford), Alex Kentikelenis (Trinity College, Oxford)
15 February 2017 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
SEESOX Seminar Series The rise of illiberalism in South East Europe The current European crises appear to have facilitated the (re-)emergence of illiberalism as a viable alternative for political... Read more
Marek Belka (former Prime Minister of Poland), Jerzy Osiatynski (former Finance Minister of Poland), Timothy Garton Ash (St Antony’s College)
14 February 2017 - 5:00pm
European Studies Centre
Poland’s model of economic transformation has been a subject of controversy since the launch of the first free market reforms in 1988 and 1989. Especially harsh criticism was levied on the author of... Read more
ESC Lunchtime Seminar
John Farnell (Former EU Fellow, Academic Visitor, St Antony’s College)
14 February 2017 - 12:30pm
European Studies Centre
Visiting Academics’ Seminar Series With a light lunch provided
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Mark Yallop (FICC Markets Standards Board)
13 February 2017 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Transcript of talk Individuals have been manipulating wholesale financial markets since at least the time of the Napoleonic War. The law courts are cluttered with repeated examples of abuse, which... Read more
Kalypso Nicolaidis (St Antony’s College)
9 February 2017 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Building, Middle East Centre, 62 Woodstock Road
ESC Lecture cosponsored by CIS and TORCH/Crisis Extremes and Apocalypse Research Network
9 February 2017 - 12:00pm to 7:00pm
12 - 4.30pm at the European Studies Centre. 5pm at the Investcorp Building
Convenors: Timothy Garton Ash and Kalypso Nicolaidis, University of Oxford Coordinator: Gjovalin Macaj Please register with: sarah.moran@sant.ox.ac.uk (registrations for the workshop are now closed.... Read more
SEESOX
Damir Banović (University of Sarajevo), Mehmet Karlı (St Antony’s College, Oxford), Kalypso Nicolaïdis (St Antony’s College, Oxford)
8 February 2017 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
SEESOX Seminar Series The rise of illiberalism in South East Europe The current European crises appear to have facilitated the (re-)emergence of illiberalism as a viable alternative for political... Read more
ESC Lunchtime Seminar
Jaroslaw Kuisz (Polish Programme, St Antony’s College, Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellow at the Saxo Institute, University of Copenhagen)
7 February 2017 - 12:30pm
European Studies Centre
Visiting Academics’ Seminar Series A light lunch will be provided After the end of World War II, Poland witnessed a revolution imposed from the outside by the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics. A... Read more
European Studies Seminar
Monique Pariat (Director General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations), Hugo Slim (Head of Policy, International Committee of the Red Cross), Sridhar Venkatapurum (Senior Lecturer in Global Health and Philosophy, Kings College London ) - via Skype
2 February 2017 - 5:00pm
European Studies Centre
SEESOX
Florian Bieber (University of Graz, Austria)
1 February 2017 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
SEESOX Seminar Series The rise of illiberalism in South East Europe The current European crises appear to have facilitated the (re-)emergence of illiberalism as a viable alternative for political... Read more
ESC Lunchtime Seminar
Francesco Grillo (Visiting Academic, St Antony’s College)
31 January 2017 - 12:30pm
European Studies Centre
Visiting Academics’ Seminar Series. A light lunch will be served. DEMOCRACY, INNOVATION AND GROWTH (EXPLORING THE INNOVATION PUZZLE WITHIN THE EUROPEAN UNION’S REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT POLICIES AND THE... Read more
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Andrew Wong (Stanford University/GIC)
30 January 2017 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Abstract ​Andrew Wong will discuss certain aspects of financial engineering prevalent prior to the crisis from a market risk (rather than a regulatory) point of view. Andrew Wong teaches at Stanford... Read more
Jennifer Clement (President of PEN International), Margie Orford (President of PEN South Africa, Board of PEN International)
30 January 2017 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Building, Middle East Centre

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