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Brown Bag Series: Nipa Banerjee

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Join us as Senior Fellow Nipa Banerjee discusses "Growth and Development - Bangladesh, India and Pakistan. Comparative Perspectives ". 

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Growth and Development - Bangladesh, India and Pakistan. Comparative Perspectives
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Wednesday, 14 March 2018 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
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Brown Bag Series: February 2018

English

Join us as Professor Lauchlan Munro and Professor Lavagnon Ika (Telfer School of Management) discuss "When International Development Meets Project Management, What Can We Learn?" as a part of the 2017-2018 Brown Bag Series. 

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When international development meets project management, what can we learn?
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Tuesday, 13 February 2018 - 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
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Brown Bag Series: January 2018

Join us as Professor Melissa Marschke discusses: Myanmar "Ecologies of Labour" in the 2017-2018 Brown Bag Series.  

English
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Tuesday, 16 January 2018 - 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
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Séminaire avec Thomas Chiasson-LeBel

Le réseau en économie politique internationale (REPI) vous invite à un séminaire à midi avec Thomas Chiasson-LeBel, chercheur postdoctoral CRSH au sein du département d’études latino-américaines de l’Université de la Californie à Santa Cruz. Sa thèse de doctorat (2016 – Science politique, Université York) traite de l’importance de la lutte de classes pour la détermination du rôle du secteur extractif au sein des modèles de développement du Venezuela et de l’Équateur.
French
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Wednesday 22 November 2017 à 12 h 00 to à 13 h 30
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Lunchtime seminar with Thomas Chiasson-LeBel

The International Political Economy Network (IPEN) invites you to a lunchtime seminar with Thomas Chiasson-LeBel.  
English
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Wednesday, 22 November 2017 - 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
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Contemporary Security Politics

For much of the history of the modern state system, the presence of a military force in a given territory was tightly linked with authority over that territory. That is, the territory on which a state’s military was stationed was either an integral part of that state or a subjugated territory. In contemporary politics, however, this linkage has become contingent, as is apparent in the advent of the long-term, peacetime stationing of military forces abroad either in the form of a foreign military base or the presence of internationally-mandated peacekeeping forces.
English
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and the Paradox of Territorial Integrity
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Thursday, 16 November 2017 - 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm
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Making a Difference? Assessing the Legacy of Africa’s First

After 12 years and two terms as Liberia’s president, Africa’s first elected female head of state –  Ellen Johnson Sirleaf – will leave office in January 2018. President Sirleaf’s election in 2005 was widely heralded as a victory for women’s empowerment and her contributions to women’s rights were given the highest recognition with the award of the Nobel Peace Prize in 2011. Yet, President Sirleaf’s record is mixed.
English
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Elected Woman President
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Wednesday, 15 November 2017 - 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
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Making a Difference? Assessing the Legacy of Africa’s First

After 12 years and two terms as Liberia’s president, Africa’s first elected female head of state –  Ellen Johnson Sirleaf – will leave office in January 2018. President Sirleaf’s election in 2005 was widely heralded as a victory for women’s empowerment and her contributions to women’s rights were given the highest recognition with the award of the Nobel Peace Prize in 2011. Yet, President Sirleaf’s record is mixed.
English
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Elected Woman President
Date: 
Wednesday, 15 November 2017 - 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
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Trump, Year One: Chaos and Confusion on the Potomac

As Donald Trump’s presidency approaches its first anniversary, join our panel for a review of the past 12 months and a look ahead to what we might expect next.  
English
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Wednesday, 1 November 2017 - 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
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Canadian and American Defence Policy

The establishment of new Administrations in both Canada and the United States in the past two years has led to a substantial amount of overhaul of both countries’ defence strategy frameworks.  In Canada, this culminated in June with the release of the Defence Policy Review.  Before release, the DPR was significantly delayed, due in part to the Trudeau Administration’s desire to ensure that the Canadian defence strategy achieves a certain level of synchronization with the goals of the new Trump Administration in the United States.  In contrast, the Trump Administration is seemingly thus far pur
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Challenges and Opportunities
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Thursday, 19 October 2017 - 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm
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