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October 2019

  • Monday, October 21st PCJ Indigenous Cultural Competency Training

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    Monday, October 21, 20199:00AM - 12:00PM108N, North House, 1 Devonshire Place
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    This event is only open to registered PCJ students.


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  • Monday, October 28th The Durability of Client Regimes: Foreign Sponsorship and Military Loyalty, 1946-2010

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    Monday, October 28, 201910:00AM - 12:00PM108N, North House, 1 Devonshire Place
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    Description

    Conventional wisdom suggests that great power patrons prop up client dictatorships. However, this is generally assumed rather than systematically analyzed. In this paper, I offer the first comprehensive analysis of the relationship between foreign sponsorship and authoritarian regime survival with the use of an original dataset of all autocratic client regimes in the postwar period. These results demonstrate that patronage from Western powers – the United States, France, and the United Kingdom – is not associated with client regime survival. Instead, only Soviet sponsorship reduces the risk of regime collapse. I explain this variation by considering the effects of foreign sponsorship on the likelihood of military coups d’etat. I argue that the Soviet Union directly aided its clients in imposing a series of highly effective coup prevention strategies. In contrast, the United States and its allies did not directly aid their clients in coup prevention which left regimes vulnerable to military overthrow.

    Contact

    Jona Malile
    416-946-0326


    Speakers

    Adam Casey
    Trudeau Centre Fellow Ph.D. Candidate & Course Instructor | Dept. of Political Science



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November 2019

  • Wednesday, November 13th – Friday, November 15th PCJ Indigenous Cultural Competency Training

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    Wednesday, November 13, 20191:00PM - 4:00PMBloor - Transit House, 315 Bloor Street West
    Friday, November 15, 20199:00AM - 12:00PMBloor - Transit House, 315 Bloor Street West
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    This event is only open to registered PCJ students.


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    Disclaimer: Please note that events posted on this website are considered to be public events – unless otherwise stated – and you are choosing to enter a space where your image and/or voice may be captured as part of event proceedings that may be made public as part of a broadcast, webcast, or publication (online and in print). We make every effort to ensure your personal information is kept and used in compliance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA). If you have any questions please get in touch with our office at munkschool@utoronto.ca or 416-946-8900.



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