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IU experts are ready to talk about Ukraine

On Feb. 24, Russia launched a military invasion of its neighbor, Ukraine. IU political scientists, historians and economists are available to discuss the impacts of the invasion on a wide range of topics, including foreign policy and politics, the economy, historical context, diplomacy and more.

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Vivek Astvansh

Kelley School of Business

Machine learning, artificial intelligence, innovation, customer service, chatbot, supply chain, gender diversity, cultural diversity, innovation, social media, news media, branding, environmental pollution (climate change), compliance, public policy, corporate grammar, corporate social responsibility, analytics, advertising, political risk, short-selling.

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Pierre Atlas

O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs

U.S. foreign policy, Middle East politics, Arab-Israeli-Palestinian conflict, civil wars and ethnic conflicts, terrorism, U.S. and Canada, gun culture and politics of gun control.

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Andrew Bell

Hamilton Lugar School of Global and International Studies/Department of International Studies

International security, international law, the law of armed conflict, urban warfare, humanitarian intervention, ethics in war.

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László Borhi

Department of Central Eurasian Studies

History and theory of international politics; East Central Europe in international politics; Soviet-American rivalry in East Central Europe in the Cold War; totalitarianism in East Central Europe; modern and contemporary Hungary.

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David Bosco

Hamilton Lugar School of Global and International Studies / Department of International Studies

International governance, international law, the International Criminal Court, the United Nations.

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Fred H. Cate

Maurer School of Law and Office of the Vice President for Research

Cybersecurity, information privacy law, information security law.

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Michael De Groot

Hamilton Lugar School of Global and International Studies

Russian and U.S. foreign policy, European political economy and security, energy geopolitics, 20th-century international history, the Cold War.

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William Foley Jr.

O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs

United States and United Kingdom national security, homeland security, homeland defense, emergency management and public safety.

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Emma Gilligan

Hamilton Lugar School of Global and International Studies/Department of International Studies
Eastern Europe, Russia, Ukraine, Africa, Cambodia.
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Betsi Grabe

The Media School

Media and elections, media and gender/race/socioeconomic status, media and democracy, media images, information processing, politics and media, journalism, media literacy, media and society.

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Andreas Hauskrecht

Kelley School of Business
International economics and finance, money, banking, Vietnam.
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Padraic Kenney

College of Arts and Sciences/Department of History

Eastern Europe, Poland, democratic revolutions/civil resistance, political imprisonment, international education.

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Robert Kravchuk

O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs
Public finance, macro-budgeting, public debt markets, U.S. Defense Department Procurement Management, political economy of reform in formerly socialist countries.
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Olena Mazurenko

Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health
Health policy and management; pain care and consumerism in health care.
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Elaine Monaghan

The Media School
Media ethics, journalism, foreign correspondence, Europe (particularly Russia and Belarus, Northern Ireland, Scotland)
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Una Osili

Lilly Family School of Philanthropy

Philanthropy, charitable giving, donations, contributions, giving, economics, economics and philanthropy, economy and giving, international philanthropy, immigrants and remittances, tax policy and giving, tax policy and charitable contributions, diversity and philanthropy, diversity and giving, African American philanthropy, black philanthropy, wealth and philanthropy, high-net-worth philanthropy, technology and philanthropy, crowdsourcing, online giving, international development, social innovation, cross-sector initiatives, financial development, African philanthropy, generosity, Philanthropy Panel Study, trends in giving, impact investing.

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Scott Pegg

Department of Political Science

International relations, foreign policy, African politics, de facto states, oil, natural resource wealth management.

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Sarah Phillips

Russian and East European Institute

Central and Eastern Europe, particularly the former Soviet Union (Ukraine and Russia), postsocialist transformations, civil society and non-governmental organizations, globalization, development and gender studies, post-Chernobyl health and healing, folk medicine, disability studies, HIV/AIDS and addiction.

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Robert Potter

The Media School

Media, radio, music, television, advertising, podcasting, mobile apps, sound in media, emotional response to media, media industry, social media, biometrics, social neuroscience, psychophysiology, heart rate, GSR, eyetracking.

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Phil Powell

Kelley School of Business

Business strategy and economic development in emerging markets, U.S. economic policy, industry dynamics of higher education, job markets, talent shortage.

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Kristoffer Rees

Department of Political Science

Central Asian politics, politics of the former Soviet Union, nationalism and identity politics, democratization, authoritarianism.

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Scott Shackelford

Kelley School of Business / Cybersecurity Program / Ostrom Workshop

Cybersecurity, internet governance, sustainable development, blockchain.

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Regina Smyth

Department of Political Science

Russian politics, Russian society, U.S.-Russia relations, protest and elections.

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Dina Spechler

Political Science

Russian foreign policy, U.S.-Russian relations.

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Tim Waters

Maurer School of Law
International law, ethnic conflict, human rights, transitional justice, comparative law.
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Nikolaos Zirogiannis

O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs

Applied econometrics, time series, environmental and natural resource economics, environmental policy.