UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies (SSEES)



Ukraine: two years of after the Revolution of Dignity

The Revolution of Dignity (November 2013 - February 2014) has opened new opportunities for the development of Ukraine. However, the expectations of those who supported changes in the political system have not been met. The impoverishment of the majority of the population is leading to dissatisfaction in the results of the Revolution. 

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Start: Feb 24, 2016 12:45:00 PM
End: Feb 24, 2016 2:00:00 PM

Gains from Early Support of a New Political Party 

Battista Severgnini (Copenhagen Business School) examines the issue of the value of political connections for businesses in Italy in the context of Silvio Berlusconi's leadership of the conservative political coalition over the last two decades.

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Start: Jan 13, 2016 12:45:00 PM
End: Jan 13, 2016 2:00:00 PM

Saul Estrin (LSE) discusses foreign direct investment 

Saul Estrin (LSE) discusses foreign direct investment as part of the Centre for Comparative Studies of Emerging Economies seminar series. He is Professor of Management, Deputy Head of Department of Strategy and Resources and TRIUM Vice-Dean.

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Start: Dec 2, 2015 12:30:00 PM
End: Dec 2, 2015 2:00:00 PM

Paul de Grauwe (LSE): Flexibility versus stability - a difficult trade-off in the Eurozone

Prior to joining LSE, Paul De Grauwe was Professor of International Economics at the University of Leuven, Belgium. He was a member of the Belgian parliament from 1991 to 2003 and is honorary doctor of the University of Sankt Gallen (Switzerland), of the University of Turku (Finland), and the University of Genoa.

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Start: Nov 25, 2015 12:30:00 PM
End: Nov 25, 2015 2:00:00 PM