Global Dynamics activities include a number of impactful conferences, weekly seminars, an info session, and funding various research projects

Latest Events

Yusuf Magiya

Postdoctoral Associate at NYU Abu Dhabi

Ola Olsson

Professor of Economics, University of Gothenburg

Past Events

May 10, 2023

Noam Reich presented  "Conservation for Sale: International Bargaining Over Payment for Ecosystem Services."

April 3, 2023

Giovanni Federico presented "Italian performance  in early modern period, 1300 to 1800: a regional estimate" (joint with Alessandro Nuvolari, Leonardo Ridolfi and Michelangelo Vasta)

April 26, 2023

Jacob Hariri presented “The Dark Side of the Reformation: State-Building in the Age of Religious Competition”

April 12, 2023

Seungah Sarah Lee presented "Making an entrepreneurial citizenry? Appropriating the global with the local to institutionalize entrepreneurship for national development in the Arab Gulf."

April 5, 2023

Yusuf Magiya presented "The Paradox of Imperial Taxation: How Diversity Constrains Development and Dominant Groups Shoulder the Tax Burdens."

March 29, 2023

Sara Musaifer presented "Searching for Za’faranah: The (im)possibilities of black girlhood in (post)colonial Bahrain."

March 22, 2023

Ola Olsson presented “Cadasters and Economic Growth: A Long-Run Cross-Country Panel”

March 8, 2023

Heitor Pellegrina (NYUAD) presented "Deforestation: A Global and Dynamic Perspective"

February 28, 2023

Seminar on 'The experimental study of Bronze-age technology and the place of ancient Abu Dhabi in the strategic networks of copper trade in the second millennium BC.' at NYUAD

Professor of Social Research and Public Policy Georgi M. Derluguian  article entitled 'The Bronze Age as the First World-System: Theses for a Research Agenda,'

February 15, 2023

Anne Sophie Knudsen presented "Those Who Stayed: Selection and Cultural Change in the Age of Mass Migration". 

February 8, 2023

Mustafa Yavas presented "White-Collar Blues:  The Making of the Transnational Turkish Middle Class and Its Discontents."

February 1, 2023

Dario Alberto Romero Fonseca (NYUAD) presented  "An Empire Lost: Spanish Industry and The Effect of Colonial Markets on Peripheral Innovation".

January 17, 2023

Global Dynamics Eurasian Peace Science Conference, January 18-12,2023 at NYUAD

January 25, 2023

Sujeong Shim presented “The political consequences of the Fed’s currency swap arrangements”.

December 7, 2022

Robert Allen (NYUAD) presented "Marx and Malthusspoke Arabic: the economic and political structure of 'traditional' Arabia from the sand up"