Yale Center for the Study of Globalization: “International Cooperation in the National Interest: In Defense of the Multilateral System”

Event time: 
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 1:30pm to 5:00pm
Linsly Chittenden Hall, Room 102 See map
63 High Street
New Haven, CT 06520
Event description: 

The Yale Center for the Study of Globalization presents a two day colloquium:

International Cooperation in the National Interest: In Defense of the Multilateral System.”

Session Three: Threats to Nuclear Weapons, Disarmament and Nonproliferation, 1:30 to 3:30

  • Michael Krepon:  Co-founder and Senior Fellow, the Stimson Center; directs Stimson’s programming on nuclear and space issues
  • Nikolai Sokov:  Senior Fellow, James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies, Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey
  • Yan Xuetong:  Dean, Institute of Modern International Relations, Tsinghua University; Editor-in-Chief, Chinese Journal of International Politics
  • George Perkovich:  Ken Olivier and Angela Nomellini Chair and Vice President for Studies overseeing the Nuclear Policy Program, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Moderator: Alexandre Debs, Associate Professor of Political Science, Yale University

Session Four: Threats to the United Nations System, 3:45 to 5:00

The Kofi Annan Lecture in Defense of Multilateralism:  Would the World Be Better Without the UN? 

Thomas G. Weiss, Presidential Professor, The Graduate Center, City University of New York.

With Introduction and Comments by: Paul Kennedy, J. Richardson Dilworth Professor of History; Founding Director, International Security Studies; Distinguished Fellow, Brady-Johnson Program in Grand Strategy.

Open to: 
General Public