Thursday, March 6th at 6:00 PM
Join us for a presentation on North Korea with guest speaker Dr. John Park, Adjunct Lecturer at Harvard University.
Dr. John Park is an Adjunct Lecturer at Harvard University. He is also an Associate with the Project on Managing the Atom at Harvard Kennedy School’s Belfer Center and Senior Asia Advisor at the U.S. Institute of Peace (USIP). He was the 2012–2013 Stanton Nuclear SecurityJunior Faculty Fellow at MIT’s Security Studies Program. He also directed Northeast Asia Track 1.5 projects at USIP in Washington, DC. Prior to that he worked at Goldman Sachs (specializing in U.S. military privatization financing projects) and The Boston Consulting Group (specializing in financial services projects in the Asia-Pacific region).
Dr. Park’s publications include: “Targeted Sanctions and the Counter proliferation Puzzle: The Case of North Korea” (forthcoming, 2014); “Assessing the Role of Security Assurances in Dealing with North Korea” in Security Assurances and Nuclear Nonproliferation (Stanford University Press, 2012); “North Korea, Inc.: Gaining Insights into North Korean Regime Stability from Recent Commercial Activities” (USIP Working Paper, May 2009); and “North Korea’s Nuclear PolicyBehavior: Deterrence and Leverage,” in The Long Shadow: Nuclear Weapons and Security in 21st Century Asia (Stanford University Press, 2008).
His current research focuses on the North Korean regime’s accumulated learning in evading targeted sanctions. Dr. Park received his M.Phil. and Ph.D. from Cambridge University andcompleted his pre-doctoral and post-doctoral training at Harvard Kennedy School’s Belfer Center.
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM Come Early for Global Discussions Forum!
6:00 PM – 6:30 PM Cocktail Reception
6:30 PM – 8:45 PM Dinner / Guest Speaker / Q&A
The Hope Club, 6 Benevolent Street, Providence
$40 / members, $50 / non-members
Reservations required by Tuesday, March4th
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