The European Periphery and European Integration: A one day conference
85 St. Stephen’s Green,
Tuesday, 3 December 2013
This conference is funded by Irish Research Council and is hosted by UCD Geary Institute. Registration is free but places are limited.
To register please email firstname.lastname@example.org, with the subject line ‘European Integration’, before Tuesday 26 November 2013.
9.00-9.20 Arrival, registration
9.20-9.30 Welcome: Niamh Hardiman (UCD)
9.30-10.15 Spyros Blavoukos (AUEB, Athens): European integration filtered through domestic politics: The political economy of diversity
10.15-11.00 Sebastián Royo (Suffolk University): After the fiesta – What can we learn from the economic crisis in Spain?
11.00-11.30 Coffee Break
11.30-12.15 Niamh Hardiman (UCD): What we talk about when we talk about core and periphery
12.15-13.00 Seán Ó Riain (NUIM): One and a half explanations of Ireland’s collapse – Between market liberalism and the incomplete European project
14.00-14.45 George Pagoulatos (AUEB, Athens): The Greek enigma
14.45-15.30 Sebastian Dellepiane (U. Strathclyde, Glasgow): The political economy of Portugal’s discontents
15.30-16.00 Coffee Break
16.00-16.45 Alexandre Afonso (KCL): Who does the dirty work? Blame avoidance and party strategies in the Eurozone crisis
16.45-17.00 Final thoughts
17.00 End of Conference