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.

Past Speaker Series

The Insiders' Game: Elites, Democracy, and War

Elizabeth Saunders, Georgetown University

Managing Emerging Nuclear Powers

Nicholas Miller, Dartmouth College
Mar 3, 2022 - at

Backlash: Defiance, Human Rights, and the Politics of Shame

Rochelle Terman, University of Chicago
Oct 7, 2021 - at

Power-Sharing with Weak Institutions

Robert Powell, University of California, Berkeley
Sep 16, 2021 - at

Decolonizing Politics: A Research Agenda

Robbie Shilliam, Johns Hopkins University

Hawkish Biases & Group Decision Making

Joshua Kertzer, Harvard University

Subversion or Seduction? Holding China’s Economic Statecraft Accountable

Audrye Wong, Harvard University
China and International Relations Series

Calculating Bully: Explaining China’s Coercion

Ketian Zhang, George Mason University
China and International Relations Series

Follow the Dollar, Not the Ton: The Limits of Cooperation in the Global Climate Change Regime

Jessica Green, University of Toronto

The German Trade Shock and the Rise of the Neo-Welfare State in Early 20th Century Britain

Kenneth Scheve, Yale University