Speaker Series

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.

Upcoming Speaker Series

Purely Partisan Warriors? A Study of Legislative Rhetoric in the Afghanistan and Iraq Wars

Sarah Kreps, Cornell University

Austin Carson

University of Chicago

Yonatan Lupu

The George Washington University

Jessica Green

University of Toronto

Melissa Lee

Princeton University

Jeff Colgan

Brown University

Past Speaker Series

The Nuclear Age: During and After the Cold War

Robert Jervis, Columbia University

Rebel Capacity and Combat Tactics

Austin Wright, University of Chicago

Engendering the Governance of the Economy: What Drives Gender Representation on Central Bank Boards?

Cristina Bodea, Michigan State University

Danger is What We Make of It: The Role of Threat Perception in Shaping National Security Preferences

Marika Landau-Wells, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Subversion Among the Great Powers in Historical Perspective

William Wohlforth, Dartmouth College

Home Country Attributes & Elite Evaluations of Political Risk Abroad

Nathan Jensen, University of Texas at Austin
Feb 28, 2019 - at

Regime Change as an Instrument of US Foreign Policy

William LeoGrande
Professor of Government, School of Public Affairs, American University
Feb 11, 2019 - at

Professor of Government and a specialist in Latin American politics and U.S. foreign policy toward Latin America, William LeoGrande has been a frequent adviser to government and private sector agencies.

Wolves in Sheep's Clothing: The Lethality of Female Suicide Terrorists

Jakana Thomas, Michigan State University
Jan 31, 2019 - at