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Brexit? Analysing the results of the UK’s EU referendum

Monday, June 27, 2016   19:00 - 21:00

Panelists:
  • James Brown (Associate Professor, Political Science, Temple University Japan Campus)
  • Robin Harding (Tokyo Bureau Chief for the Financial Times)
  • Alistair Howard (Associate Professor of Political Science and Chief Academic Officer at Temple University, Japan Campus)
  • Mark A. Pollack (Professor of Political Science and Law and Jean Monnet Chair at Temple University, Philadelphia)
  • Andy Sharp (Politics editor at Bloomberg)
  • Tina Burrett (Associate Professor of Political Science at Sophia University, Tokyo)

The UK referendum on membership of the European Union takes place on June 23. Whether the result is for the UK to leave the EU or remain, this represents a defining moment in modern British history. Bringing together British academics and journalists, as well as an expert on European Union politics, this panel discusses the implication of the referendum result for the UK and the EU in terms of politics, economics, and foreign affairs.

Date & Time:
Monday, June 27, 2016   19:00 - 21:00 (Doors open at 18:30)
Venue:
5F, Mita Hall
Temple University, Japan Campus
4-1-27 Mita, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Moderator:
Tina Burrett, Associate Professor of Political Science at Sophia University, Tokyo
Registration:
If possible, we ask you to register by E-mail (icas@tuj.temple.edu) , but we always welcome participants even you do not register. / 参加登録はなしでも参加できますので、直接会場へお越しください。

Panelists:

James Brown

Associate Professor, Political Science, Temple University Japan Campus

James D.J. Brown is Associate Professor in Political Science at Temple University, Japan Campus. In addition to an undergraduate degree from the University of York, he has Masters degrees from the universities of Edinburgh and Aberdeen, a postgraduate diploma in Russian from the University of Glasgow, and a PhD in International Relations from the University of Aberdeen. His main areas of expertise are Russian-Japanese relations and international energy politics. His research has previously been published in the following academic journals: International Politics, Politics, Asia Policy, Post-Soviet Affairs, Problems of Post-Communism, Europe-Asia Studies, and The Asia Pacific Journal: Japan Focus.

Robin Harding

Tokyo Bureau Chief for the Financial Times

Alistair Howard

Associate Professor of Political Science and Chief Academic Officer at Temple University, Japan Campus

Mark A. Pollack

Professor of Political Science and Law and Jean Monnet Chair at Temple University, Philadelphia

Andy Sharp

Politics editor at Bloomberg

Tina Burrett

Associate Professor of Political Science at Sophia University, Tokyo