Other UCLA Events

For UCLA Anderson students pursuing the Specialization and Certificate in Global Management, please contact Lucy Allard to understand if any of the events below are qualifying events.

Friday, March 16, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM:  Trading Barriers: Immigration and the Remaking of Globalization, UCLA Bunche Hall, Room 10383

Why have countries increasingly restricted immigration even when they have opened their markets to foreign competition through trade or allowed their firms to move jobs overseas? In Trading Barriers, Margaret Peters argues that the increased ability of firms to produce anywhere in the world combined with growing international competition due to lowered trade barriers has led to greater limits on immigration. For more details>>


Thursday, April 05, 2018 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM: The Politics of Conflict: Reflections on the Middle East and Beyond, UCLA School of Law, Room 1357

Professor Shlomo Ben-Ami will provide an analysis of different conflict theaters in the Middle East and elsewhere against the background of the major shifts in regional and global politics. He will also attempt to draw lessons from a comparative look at some of these conflicts. For more details>>


Thursday, April 26, 2018 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM: Contested Embrace: Transborder Membership Politics in Twentieth-Century Korea, UCLA Bunche Hall, Room 10383

Contested Embrace is a comparative, historical, and ethnographic study of the complex relationships among the states in the Korean peninsula, colonial-era Korean migrants to Japan and northeast China and their descendants, and the states in which they have resided over the course of the twentieth century.  For more details>>


Monday, April 30, 2018 12:00 PM: The Road to Unfreedom: Russia, Europe, America, UCLA Bunche Hall, Room 6275

With the end of the Cold War, the victory of liberal democracy was thought to be absolute. Observers declared the end of history, confident in a peaceful, globalized future. But we now know this to be premature. Authoritarianism first returned in Russia, as Putin developed a political system dedicated solely to the consolidation and exercise of power.  In this forceful and unsparing work of contemporary history, Snyder goes beyond the headlines to expose the true nature of the threat to democracy.  For more details>>


Thursday, May 03, 2018 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM: China and the Global South: The Question of Hegemony, UCLA Bunche Hall, Room 10383

Many see the Chinese economic miracle as an illustration of an alternative model of development to the neoliberal orthodoxy. It is also assumed that China's increasing economic and political involvement in the Global South, from its Asia neighbors to countries in faraway developing regions, challenge American domination. For more details>>


Thursday, May 31, 2018 5:30 PM:  The 2017-18 Bernard Brodie Lecture on the Conditions of Peace featuring Congressman Adam Schiff, UCLA Anderson, Korn Convocation Hall

Congressman Adam Schiff represents California's 28th Congressional District, and throughout his tenure in Congress, he has focused on growing the economy, bolstering national security, strengthening our communities, helping small businesses, and improving education, safety and health care for our children. In his 9th term in the House of Representatives, Schiff currently serves as the Ranking Member, or top Democrat, of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence and as a Member of the Benghazi Select Committee. For more details>>