[Conference] The Islamic Republic of Iran: Continuity or Change?

Friday, March 2, 2018

8:15 am

Paul Brest Hall Map

Sponsored by:
Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Hamid and Christina Moghadam Program in Iranian Studies

Moderated by Larry Diamond, Michael McFaul, Abbas Milani, Larry Diamond, and Francis Fukuyama. 


Panel 1: Politics and Society

Political Elite Formation and Circulation - Mehrzad Boroujerdi

Iran after Ayatollah Khamenei: Regime Dynamics and Prospects for Political Change - Saied Golkar

What Befell the Democracy Movement in Iran? - Ladan Baroumand

Panel 2: Culture and Media

How Technology Has Helped to Transform the Society of Iran: What is at Stake? - Ali-Akbar Mousavi

Women, Gender and the Status Quo in Iran: Challenges and Prospects - Nayereh Tohidi

How the Iranian Government Lost its Monopoly on Media - Mehdi Yahyanejad

Panel 3: Economy

Iranian Winter of Discontent and Economic Challenges Ahead - M. Hesham Pesaran

Overview of Recent Trends in the Iranian Economy - Pooya Azadi

Iran: An Economy with Great Potential in Disequilibrium - Hamid Biglari

Panel 4: International Factors

Iran and the European Union after the JCPOA - Ali Ansari

Toward Democracy in Iran: Reform or Revolution? - Misagh Parsa

U.S.-Iran Relations in the Age of Trump - Colin H. Kahl 

Friday, March 2, 2018
8:15 am – 5:00 pm
Paul Brest Hall Map

RSVP Required, limited seating. RSVP here


Education Conference / Symposium International Humanities 

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650-724-0939, iranianstudies@stanford.edu
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