Podium Discussion

First IDCAR Network Conference kicks off with public podium discussion

"With a little help from my friends" − The International Cooperation of Authoritarian Regimes in Comparative Perspective

When in December the IDCAR network partners come together for their First Network Conference, some of the network partners will participate in a public podium discussion. Under the title "With a little help from my friends" − The International Cooperation of Authoritarian Regimes in Comparative Perspective, they will discuss the IDCAR relevant topics from the perspective of different world regions.

Podium:
Valerie Bunce (Cornell University)
Thomas Richter (GIGA)
Aurel Croissant (University of Heidelberg)

Challengers:
Laurence Whitehead (University of Oxford)
Wolfgang Merkel (WZB Berlin Social Science Center)

Moderator: Kurt Weyland (University of Texas at Austin)