This PONARS Eurasia talk with Juliet Johnson, director of McGill University's EU Centre of Excellence-Montreal, explores the transformation of post-communist central banks from command-economy cash cows into Western-style monetary guardians and the conflicts facing today's central bankers as the comfortable certainties of the past collapse around them.
Join the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) for a talk to examine and discuss Russia's involvement in the Syrian conflict and the lessons learned since Russia's military support for the Syrian government began in September 2015.
*Please note: This event is now fully booked; we have started a wait list. Russia Matters and Harvard's Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies will be hosting a panel discussion on the future of U.S.-Russia relations in this time of transition. The speakers will focus on the Trump presidency’s possible impact on bilateral ties and the ways in which Russia’s own foreign policy doctrine may shape that relationship going forward.
Join the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) Russia and Eurasia Program and the Georgetown University Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies for the launch of a special edition of the Strategic Affairs journal entitled "Russia in Global Affairs," featuring paper presentations by contributing authors.
This panel, co-sponsored by the Overseas Press Club of America (OPC), the Harriman Institute and Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism, will take a look at the impact of Russian hackers on the U.S. election and what the close relationship between U.S. President-elect Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin portends for press freedom and global order.
This panel will take a look at Chinese and Russian activity in Latin America. What are each country’s goals in the region and are they in competition? How do regional actors view Russia and China’s engagement, respectively, and what are U.S. views on these relationships?