Greek Study Group

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Past Events
Tuesday, May 22, 2012
The Changing Political Economy In Greece and the Euro Area
Gikas Hardouvelis - Chief Economic Adviser to Prime Minister Lucas Papademos, Hellenic Republic
Time: 5:15 PM - 7:00 PM
Location:
 
Lower Level Conference Room, Busch Hall

 

Friday, April 20, 2012
Is Lack of Civic Capital a Culprit in the Greek Crisis?
Elias Papaioannou - Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics, Harvard University
Time: 4:15 PM - 6:00 PM
Location:
 
Lower Level Conference Room, Busch Hall

 

Tuesday, April 10, 2012
A Satirical Criticism of Divine Liturgy: A Greek Journalist
Merih Erol - Postdoctoral Fellow at the Seeger Center for Hellenic Studies, Princeton University
Time: 4:15 PM - 6:00 PM
Location:
 
Cabot Room, Busch Hall

 

Wednesday, March 21, 2012
'Greek-Crisis' as Violence: Killing People and the Deregulation of Publicly Performed Political Violence in Athens
Dimitris Dalakoglou - Lecturer in Anthropology, University of Sussex
Time: 4:15 PM - 6:00 PM
Location:
 
Goldman Room, Busch Hall

 

Thursday, November 3, 2011
Greek Segmentary Society and the Current Crisis
Thanos Veremis - Professor of Modern History, University of Athens
Time: 4:15 PM - 6:00 PM
Location:
 
Cabot Room, Busch Hall

 

Thursday, October 20, 2011
Greece Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Structural and Physical Violence in the Public Sphere
Michael Herzfeld - Professor of Anthropology, Harvard University
Time: 4:15 PM - 6:00 PM
Location:
 
Lower Level Conference Room, Busch Hall

 

Thursday, April 14, 2011
Youth Political Identity in Contemporary Athens
Othon Alexandrakis - Hannah Seeger Davis Fellow, Program in Hellenic Studies, Princeton University
Time: 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Location:
 
Goldman Room, Busch Hall

 

Wednesday, April 6, 2011
The Dissemination of Liberal Economic Thought and the Rise of Nationalism in South-Eastern Europe in the 19th Century
Michalis Psalidopoulos - Constantine Karamanlis Chair in Hellenic and Southeastern European Studies, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University
Time: 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:
 
Cabot Room, Busch Hall

 

Friday, February 11, 2011
The New Sick Man of Europe? Greece in Crisis
Iason Athanasiadis - Journalist
Time: 4:15 PM - 6:00 PM
Location:
 
Lower Level Conference Room, Busch Hall

 

Friday, October 22, 2010
Conference on "Greece, Portugal, Spain and The European Sovereign Debt Crisis"
Time: 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location:
 
Lower Level Conference Room, Busch Hall

 

Friday, April 30, 2010
The Greek Crisis of 2009-- and the Future of the EMU
Francesco Giavazzi - Visiting Professor, MIT
Yannis Ioannides - Max and Herta Neubauer Professor of Economics, Tufts University
Time: 4:15 PM - 6:00 PM
Location:
 
Lower Level Conference Room, Busch Hall

 

Thursday, April 8, 2010
Electoral Misgovernance Cycles: Wildfires and Tax Evasion in Greece
Spyros Skouras - Department of European and International Economic Studies, Athens University of Economics and Business
Time: 4:15 PM - 6:00 PM
Location:
 
Goldman Room, Busch Hall

 

Thursday, December 3, 2009
A Scholarly Tribute to the Late Professor Angeliki Laiou
Time: 4:15 PM - 6:00 PM
Location:
 
Lower Level Conference Room, Busch Hall

 

Friday, November 6, 2009
Greece: An Institutionalized Riot System?
Stathis Kalyvas - Director, Program on Order, Conflict, and Violence Yale University
Time: 4:15 PM - 6:00 PM
Location:
 
Cabot Room, Busch Hall

 

Thursday, April 30, 2009
Remembering and Forgetting the Greek Civil War: Individual and Collective Memory of the December 1944 Events
Prof. Maria Couroucli - Université de Paris-X, Nanterre
Time: 4:15 PM - 6:00 PM
Location:
 
Cabot Room, Busch Hall

 

Tuesday, March 31, 2009
Political Economy and Geopolitics of Energy in Eurasia
Michael Caramanis - College of Engineering, and untill recently Chairman of the Regulatory Authority for Energy (RAE), G, Boston University
Alexandros Yannis - Karamanlis Chair of Hellenic and Southeastern European Studies, Fletcher School, Tufts University, and EU Council, Brussels
Mr. Mehmet Ögutcu - honorary fellow, London School of Economics and the University of Dundee
Time: 4:15 PM - 6:00 PM
Location:
 
Lower Level Conference Room, Busch Hall

 

Thursday, February 26, 2009
Between Home and Homeland: Minority Rights and National Dilemmas Across the Greek-Bulgarian Border
Theodora Dragostinova - Professor of History, Ohio University
Time: 4:15 PM - 6:00 PM
Location:
 
Cabot Room, Busch Hall

 

Wednesday, November 5, 2008
Leaders in World Shipping Business: Greek Shipping Family Firms
Gelina Harlaftis - Professor of History, Ionion University, Greece
Alfred Chandler, Jr. - Visiting International Scholar, Harvard Business School
Time: 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

 

Thursday, October 9, 2008
Incorporation Strategies towards Greek Repatriate Groups in Contemporary Greece
Dr. Harris Mylonas - Harvard Academy and George Washington University,
Time: 4:15 PM - 6:00 PM
Location:
 
Cabot Room, Busch Hall