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When Petro-Dollars Dry Up: The Cases of Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan

When Petro-Dollars Dry Up: The Cases of Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan
1 Devonshire Place, Munk School of Global Affairs, Room 108N
Time: Feb 23rd, 12:00 pm End: Feb 23rd, 2:00 pm
Interest Categories: Slavic Studies (FAS), Political Science, 2000-
A discussion with Aslan Amani and Elena Maltseva

Centre for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies presents Central Asia Lecture Series:

When Petro-Dollars Dry Up: The Cases of Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan: A discussion with Aslan Amani and Elena Maltseva

Elena Maltseva is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Windsor. Elena holds a PhD in Political Science from the University of Toronto. Her research interests include the welfare state and the politics of welfare reforms; globalization, migration and labour policy; human trafficking; state-society relations and civil society development in post-Soviet states.

Aslan Amani (PhD, LSE, 2013; MSc, LSE, 2009, Hon. B.A., University of Toronto, 2008) received his PhD in political theory from the Department of Government at the London School of Economics and Political Science. Aslan's PhD dissertation (Is Democratic Multiculturalism Really Possible?) examined the normative interplay of democratic theory with multiculturalism. He is currently completing a book manuscript on democratic multiculturalism. Aslan has taught political science and political theory at the University of Toronto Mississauga, McMaster University, Trent University and the London School of Economics and Political Science. In addition to his work in political theory, Aslan has written op-eds and news analysis on democratic transitions and Eurasian politics for publications such as the World Politics Review, Open Democracy, and The Guardian.

This event is free and open to all. Registration is required: http://munkschool.utoronto.ca/event/19824/register/

For further information contact Olga Kesarchuk 416-946-8497


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