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Richard Clogg (St Antony’s College, Oxford)
10 February 2016 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
SPECIAL LECTURE ABSTRACT The history of academic institutions can be instructive and even entertaining. Although a fruitful area of study, academic historians seldom write about their own... Read more
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Julianne Funk (University of Zurich)
3 February 2016 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
SEESOX Seminar Series: South East European realities amid Europe’s multiple crises South East Europe currently finds itself confronted with numerous external crises, including the Eurozone, the... Read more
ESC Lunchtime Seminar
Kostis Karpozilos (SEESOX/A.G. Leventis Fellow, St Antony’s College, Oxford)
2 February 2016 - 12:30pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
In 2015 Syriza, a party of the European left, rose to power in Greece amidst an unprecedented social and financial crisis that exemplified the structural constrains of the common European project.... Read more
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Adam Bennett (St Antony’s College, Oxford), Peter Sanfey (European Bank for Reconstruction and Development)
27 January 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
SEESOX Seminar Series: South East European realities amid Europe’s multiple crises South East Europe currently finds itself confronted with numerous external crises, including the Eurozone, the... Read more
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Othon Anastasakis (St Antony’s College, Oxford), Richard Caplan (Linacre College, Oxford), Neil MacFarlane; (St Anne’s College, Oxford), Kalypso Nicolaïdis (St Antony’s College, Oxford)
20 January 2016 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
SEESOX Seminar Series: South East European realities amid Europe’s multiple crises South East Europe currently finds itself confronted with numerous external crises, including the Eurozone, the... Read more
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Bogdan Chiritoiu (Romanian Competition Council), Emanuel Coman (Corpus Christi College, Oxford), Sorin Moisa (MEP, European Parliament), Kalypso Nicolaidis (St Antony’s College, Oxford) tbc, Laura Stefan (Expert Forum, Romania)
3 December 2015 - 4:30pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
PANEL DISCUSSION ABSTRACT Rule of law and effective government are highly dependent on the quality of the institutions created to enforce it. During EU accession negotiations, much effort was put... Read more
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Euripides L. Evriviades (Cyprus High Commissioner to the UK)
2 December 2015 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
ABSTRACT The accession of Cyprus to the EU in 2004, is the single most important strategic development in the country’s turbulent history since independence in 1960. It affirmed Cyprus’s place in... Read more
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Adam Bennett (St. Antony’s College), Robin McConnachie (Oxford Analytica; former senior Bank of England official)
30 November 2015 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
The first part of this presentation reviews the record, in a quantitative manner, of IMF programs in Southeastern Europe (not including Greece) over the past ten years. It also examines the evolving... Read more
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Adis Merdzanovic (St Antony’s College, Oxford)
26 November 2015 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
BOOK LAUNCH The introduction of consociational power sharing as a post-war political system has become one of the international community's preferred post-conflict devices. In situations where... Read more
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Boris Vujčić (Governor, Croatian National Bank)
25 November 2015 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
In exploring competitiveness, Boris will examine European productivity trends relative to the U.S. and Asia, as well as productivity catch-up and divergence across different European economies,... Read more
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Kerem Oktem (University of Graz)
16 November 2015 - 12:30pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Turkey has been going through a rapid reverse transition from an incomplete but resilient democracy to a contested authoritarian regime with fascistic aspects. Whether the election results of... Read more
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Kostis Karpozilos (A. G. Leventis Visiting Fellow, St Antony's College, Oxford)
4 November 2015 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
A film documentary focusing on the history of the ethnic Left in the United States from the early 20th century until the 1950s. For more information about the film and its writer, please see the... Read more
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
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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

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