Europe and the Middle East: What Does It Mean if the EU Turns Inward?
A lecture by Dr. Jeffrey Gedmin, President and CEO of the Legatum Institute in London.
Tuesday, April 23, 20134:00 PM
10383 Bunche Hall
315 Portola Plaza
Los Angeles, 90095
Dr. Jeffrey Gedmin is President and CEO of the Legatum Institute in London. Prior to joining in 2011, Jeffrey Gedmin served from 2007 to 2011 as President and CEO of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, where he oversaw the company's strategy and broadcast operations in 22 countries. Before that he served for five years as Director of the Aspen Institute Berlin.
He is author of the book "The Hidden Hand: Gorbachev and the Collapse of East Germany" and editor of a collection of essays titled "European Integration and the American Interest". He was also Executive Editor and Producer of the award-winning PBS television program, "The Germans: Portrait of a New Nation," and Co-Executive Producer of the PBS documentary "Spain's 9/11 and the Challenge of Radical Islam in Europe."
Sponsor(s): Center for European and Eurasian Studies, Center for Middle East Development