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Please join Penn Democrats and the Penn Wharton Public Policy Initiative in welcoming former Senator Ted Kaufman. He will be talking about his involvement in the Dodd Frank Wall Street reform, policy work on the Foreign Relations, Armed Services, Judiciary, and Homeland Security Committees, and his vast experience running a Senate office. Food will be provided!

Mr. Kaufman served on the Senate staff of Joseph Biden for 22 years, 19 years as Chief of Staff, was the U.S. Senator from Delaware from 2009 to 2010, and is now the board chair of the Biden Foundation. In addition, he is currently a Visiting Professor of the Practice at Duke University Law School.
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A Conversation with Ted Kaufman

March 27, 2017, 8:00pm - March 27, 2017, 8:00pm

Please join Penn Democrats and the Penn Wharton Public Policy Initiative in welcoming former Senator Ted Kaufman. He will be talking about his involvement in the Dodd Frank Wall Street reform, policy work on the Foreign Relations, Armed Services, Judiciary, and Homeland Security Committees, and his vast experience running a Senate office. Food will be provided! Mr. Kaufman served on the Senate staff of Joseph Biden for 22 years, 19 years as Chief of Staff, was the U.S. Senator from Delaware from 2009 to 2010, and is now the board chair of the Biden Foundation. In addition, he is currently a Visiting Professor of the Practice at Duke University Law School.

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The United States has had a consistent policy position regarding free trade, the WTO, and the global economic order since it became the global hegemon after World War II. With the rise of populist parties in the United States and Europe, this global order is being threatened.

To what extent will such sentiments alter Americas foreign policy, and what does that mean for free trade and the global order more broadly? Please join Penn Democrats, the Undergraduate Economics Society, and the International Relations Undergraduate Students Assocation for dinner and an engaging policy discussion.

Mauro F. Guillén is the Director of the Joseph H. Lauder Institute at Penn, holds the Dr. Felix Zandman Endowed Professorship in International Management at the Wharton School and a secondary appointment as Professor of Sociology in the Department of Sociology of the University of Pennsylvania., and studies management, international relations, and the impact of globalization on firms.

Mark A. Pollack is Professor of Political Science and Law and Jean Monnet Chair at Temple University, where he also serves as Director of Temple’s new Global Studies Program and major and researches International Political Economy, the role of international institutions, and international law in regional and global governance.
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The Global Economic System in the Era of Trump

March 23, 2017, 6:00pm - March 23, 2017, 6:00pm

The United States has had a consistent policy position regarding free trade, the WTO, and the global economic order since it became the global hegemon after World War II. With the rise of populist parties in the United States and Europe, this global order is being threatened. To what extent will such sentiments alter Americas foreign policy, and what does that mean for free trade and the global order more broadly? Please join Penn Democrats, the Undergraduate Economics Society, and the International Relations Undergraduate Students Assocation for dinner and an engaging policy discussion. Mauro F. Guillén is the Director of the Joseph H. Lauder Institute at Penn, holds the Dr. Felix Zandman Endowed Professorship in International Management at the Wharton School and a secondary appointment as Professor of Sociology in the Department of Sociology of the University of Pennsylvania., and studies management, international relations, and the impact of globalization on firms. Mark A. Pollack is Professor of Political Science and Law and Jean Monnet Chair at Temple University, where he also serves as Director of Temple’s new Global Studies Program and major and researches International Political Economy, the role of international institutions, and international law in regional and global governance.

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Join Penn Democrats in welcoming former Missouri Secretary of State and Democratic Senate candidate, Jason Kander, via Skype Monday, March 20th! A rising star in the Democratic Party, he will talk about his initiative to expand voting rights, Democratic politics in red states, and more. The event will take place from 8-9PM in SHDH 109- we hope to see you there! ...

A Conversation with Jason Kander

March 20, 2017, 8:00pm - March 20, 2017, 8:00pm

Join Penn Democrats in welcoming former Missouri Secretary of State and Democratic Senate candidate, Jason Kander, via Skype Monday, March 20th! A rising star in the Democratic Party, he will talk about his initiative to expand voting rights, Democratic politics in red states, and more. The event will take place from 8-9PM in SHDH 109- we hope to see you there!

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