The Jackson Institute invites applications to GLBL 771, Effective States, Weak States, and Citizens in the 21st Century with Clare Lockhart.
Analysis of the role of the state and the social compact in the 21st Century. Consideration of the changing dynamics (including digital, demographics, globalization), and the challenges and opportunities this presents for the role of the state in meeting citizen expectations. Analysis of the functions the state is expected to perform. Examination of cases of success and setbacks in responding to these challenges. Review of perspectives of and policy options for domestic actors and international actors.
The seminar is a graduate class but undergraduates may also apply. The seminar will be limited to 16 places.
Deadline extended! Applications are now due Jan. 16, 2018 by 3 p.m.