The Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law at Stanford University’s Freeman-Spogli Institute for International Studies is an interdisciplinary center that bridges the worlds of scholarship and policy. Its weekly seminars feature research related to the many dimensions of social, political, and economic development, and seek to understand how countries can become more democratic, just, and well-governed.
2021 Winter Seminar Schedule:
January 13 - Identity-based Propaganda: Discrimination, Division and Democracy
January 20 - Better Regulation in Germany - National Regulatory Control Council (NKR)
January 27 - Autocracy: A Substantive Approach
February 3 - Rise and fall of technology in Chinese history
February 10 - Rebuilding the Rule of Law with Religion
February 17 - Solving Public Problems
February 24 - Taking Stock of Biden’s Democracy Policy
March 3 - Wars and Freedoms
March 10 - New Cold War at Sea?
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