Panel Discussion of the American Presidential Election

a panel discussion sponsored by the Friends of the Center in Paris and The Chicago Society of the University of Chicago on October 31, 2008.

This lively discussion about the American election in the context of world affairs was moderated by Terry Murphy, Professor of History at the American University of Paris and Director of the Fondation des Etats Unis.

Panelists included:

  • Mark Hansen, The University of Chicago, Dean of the Social Sciences Division and the Charles L. Hutchison Distinguished Service Professor in Political Science and the College
  • Desmond King, Oxford University, The Andrew Mellon Professor of American Government
  • Frédérick Douzet, Maître de conférence at Université Paris-VIII and researcher at the Institut Français de Géopolitique.