Past Event

Whither Turkey?

April 20, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Buell Hall, East Gallery, Maison Française

Whither Turkey?

Thursday, April 20, 2017 
1:00 to 2:30 pm,
Buell Hall East Gallery (Maison Francaise)

Turkey is holding a referendum on April 16 to decide whether the country will adopt a presidential system or keep its parliamentary regime. The panel will examine the result of the vote and its impact for the future of the country. 

Sinan Ciddi, Director of the Institute of Turkish Studies, Georgetown University

Lisel Hintz, Visiting Assistant Professor, Barnard College

Ozge Kemahlioglu, Associate Professor of Political Science, Sabanci University

John D. Huber, Professor of Political Science, 
Columbia University

Welcome Remarks
Safwan M. Masri, Executive Vice President for Global Centers and Global Development, Columbia University

This event is free and open to the public
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Sponsored by Columbia University Saktp Sabanci Center for Turkish Studies, Columbia Global Centers I Istanbul, and the European Institute