US Presidential Election: What Scenarios for the World After Obama?

As President Obama’s presidency draws to a close it is time to take stock of his legacy and assess the kind of continuities and changes we may encounter during the next.

PERFORMED ACTIVITY
9 November 2016 - 12:00h
LOCATION: CIDOB, sala Jordi Maragall, Elisabets 12,08001 Barcelona
ORGANIZED BY: CIDOB

Objective

On November 9th, from 12pm to 1.30pm, CIDOB organises a discussion session on the results of the US elections during which Eckart Woertz, research coordinator at CIDOB, will present the collective publication of our research team US Presidential Election: What Scenarios for the World After Obama?. The monograph takes stock of Obama’s legacy and analyses the future of the presidency and the foreign policy of the United States in areas such as Africa, Asia, Europe and the Middle East and issues such as climate change, immigration and trade agreements. 

Then, the communications consultant and director of Ideograma, Antoni Gutiérrez-Rubí, will analyse the election results and their implications. A debate with the audience will follow, moderated by CIDOB’s researcher, Paula de Castro.

Participants

SPEAKERS

Paula de Castro

Paula de Castro

Researcher and project manager, CIDOB

Antoni Gutiérrez-Rubí

Antoni Gutiérrez-Rubí

Director, Ideograma

Eckart Woertz

Eckart Woertz

Senior research fellow and research coordinator, CIDOB

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