Thursday, September 11, 2014
12 p.m. – 1 p.m.
McKinney Conference Room, Watson Institute
Speaker: Mine Eder, Department of Political Science and International Relations, Bogazici University
Mine Eder is affiliated with the Department of Political Science and International Relations at Boğaziçi University, İstanbul. She will be in residence at Brown September 8-12 as part of an exchange between Bogacizi University and Brown University.
In this seminar, the case of Turkey and AKP provide an excellent laboratory for studying/discussing both the side effects of politically rewarding, “growth at any cost” strategies on the economic front, as well as the perils of all powerful, unaccountable, majoritarian governments.