The Browne Center sponsors an annual speaker series in which leading scholars present recent research on international relations. Unless otherwise stated, all presentations begin at 12 pm in the Forum, Ronald O. Perelman Center for Political Science and Economics, 133 S. 36th Street, at the University of Pennsylvania. If papers accompanying the talks are available, copies will be distributed via our electronic listserv. If you are not on this list and would like to be, please contact browne-center@sas.upenn.edu.


2018-2019 Speakers

Thursday, October 11
Dennis Quinn, Georgetown University
The Impact of Structural Reforms on Electoral Outcomes: Using a New Database of Regulatory Stances and Major Policy Changes

Thursday, November 1
Stefanie Walter, University of Zurich
Brexit Dilemmas on the Continent: What Europhiles and Euroskeptics in the Remaining Member States Want from the Brexit Negotiations

Thursday, November 29
Caitlin Talmadge, The George Washington University
Risky Business: Nuclear Dangers in Conventional Wars

Thursday, December 6
Caitlin Ainsley, University of Washington
Institutional Transparency and the Freedom of (Mis-)Information: Results from a Natural Experiment in Brazil

Thursday, January 31
Jakana Thomas, Michigan State University

Thursday, February 28
Nate Jensen, The University of Texas at Austin

Thursday, March 14  *Venue: Perry World House Conference Room*
William Wohlforth, Dartmouth College

Thursday, April 11
Dustin Tingley, Harvard University

Thursday, April 25
Scott Sagan, Stanford University