The European Periphery and European Integration

Various speakers

Newman House, 85 St. Stephen’s Green, Dublin 2 09:00 :: 3rd December 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
13.00--‐14.00 Lunch
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

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 with the subject line ‘European Integration’, before 26 November

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