June 30, 2015: Public lecture by Leszek Balcerowicz.  Details TBA.

Archived News and Events


The School for International Studies provides the editorial office of the Canadian Journal of Development Studies/Revue canadienne d'études du développement


June 4, 2015: Morten Jerven is publishing a new book, Africa – Why Economists Get it Wrong. The book will be launched at the SOAS, University of London, UK on June 4.

May 26, 2015: A failed nuclear NPT review conference: Fin de regime? by Paul Meyer.

May 20, 2015: Congratulations to Alli Cano and Tina Bachl, winners of the School for International Studies Best Undergraduate Essay Award for 2014/2015!

May 14, 2015: From the Nonproliferation Treaty review conference in New York, Paul Meyer outlines the fundamental flaws of the 45-year-old treaty. Can an ‘outcome’ document fix them?

May 5, 2015: Greg Feldman has a new book out - We Are All Migrants: Political Action and the Ubiquitous Condition of Migrant-hood.

April 27-30, 2015: Simons Chair Jeff Checkel will teach an intensive PhD seminar on 'Qualitative Methods & the Study of Civil War' at the Peace Research Institute Oslo.

April 13, 2015: John Harriss quoted in an article on Indian Prime Minister Modi's visit to Canada.

April 13, 2015: Simons Chair Jeff Checkel gives a faculty colloquium (on IR theory) and PhD workshop (on process tracing) at Princeton University.

April 8, 2015: 'Nuclear Deal with Iran: The Devil in the Details?' by Paul Meyer.

April 6, 2015: Morten Jerven has edited a special issue in the Journal of Development Studies: Statistical Tragedy in Africa? Evaluating the Data Base for African Economic Development. The special issue will be launched at the Center of Global Development on April 6 in Washington DC. On twitter.

March 18, 2015: FASS features a story on alumnus, Reid Standish!

March 13, 2015: FASS features a story on Simons Chair Jeff Checkel!