Seminar Series

Every Tuesday, Perry World House hosts a seminar in which our affiliated faculty, postdoctoral fellows, and visiting fellows showcase their policy relevant research in-progress.

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Please note that the Seminar Series is primarily intended for faculty, postdocs, and students. We currently plan to hold these events in-person this year, but the series coordinators will contact attendees with details for any hybrid or virtual events.

Tuesday, November 8, 2022

US-Philippine Alliance in a Taiwan Contingency

Thomas J. Shattuck, Global Order program manager, Perry World House

Tuesday, November 1, 2022

Shifting Understandings of International Order Among European Leaders

Jana Lipps, postdoctoral researcher, European Politics Group, ETH Zürich (co-authored with Christian Freudlsperger)

Tuesday, October 25, 2022

The Ethics of Deterrence

Helen Frowe, professor of practical philosophy and Knut and Alice Wallenberg Scholar, Stockholm University and visiting scholar, Perry World House

Tuesday, October 18, 2022

China's Search for Coercive Leverage

Fiona Cunningham, assistant professor of political science, University of Pennsylvania and faculty fellow, Perry World House

Tuesday, October 11, 2022

Assessing Soviet Economic Performance During the Cold War: A Failure of Intelligence? 

Marc Trachtenberg, professor of political science, UCLA

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

The Paradox of Nuclear Sharing: US Grand Strategy in NATO's Nuclear Age

Joshua Byun, postdoctoral fellow, Perry World House

Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Climate Adaptation as Evolvability

Michael Weisberg, Bess W. Heyman President’s Distinguished Professor, chair of the Department of Philosophy, University of Pennsylvania; director of postgraduate programs, Perry World House