january, 1970

1jan12:00 am- 12:00 am"Is There Still a European Social Model?"A Lecture by Alexander Riehle (Harvard University, Department of Classics) “Forensic and Deliberative Rhetoric in the Byzantine Empire: A Reappraisal”


Event Details

The financial crisis has had a deep impact of social policies and welfare in Europe. Is the notion of a “European social model” still relevant today? Is the traditional model compatible with current high levels of unemployment? What are the lessons learned from reform efforts?

Featuring: Bernd Marin (Director, European Bureau for Policy Consulting & Social Research, Vienna; Editor of “The Future of Welfare in Global Europe”; Presenter)

Irwin Garfinkel (Mitchell I. Ginsberg Professor of Contemporary Urban Problems; Interim Dean, School of Social Work, Columbia University; Discussant)

Victoria de Grazia (Moore Collegiate Professor of History; Acting Director of the European Institute, Columbia University; Moderator)

To RSVP, please visit: europe.columbia.edu/events


(Thursday) 12:00 am - 12:00 am


1219 IAB


*Sponsored by the European Institute and the School of Social Work, Columbia University