It is an honor that the distinguished Professor of Political Science in Duke University (USA) Joseph Grieco will become part of the academic community of our Department, since he has accepted our invitation to award an Honorary Doctorate Degree to him. Professor Grieco has been one of the most prominent realist contributors in International Relations and International Political Economy. He is the author of a series of works substantially contributing to the scientific discourse including Cooperation Among Nations: Europe, America, and Non-Tariff Barriers to Trade, and Between Dependency and Autonomy: India’s Experience with the International Computer Industry; and the co-author (with G. John Ikenberry) of State Power and World Markets: The International Political Economy. Articles and notes by him have appeared in Journal of Conflict Resolution, International Studies Quarterly, Security Studies, Review of International Studies, the American Political Science Review, International Organization, the Journal of Politics, and World Politics.
Professor Grieco will participate in the Conference of our Department (8-10/12/2017 where he will receive the Honorary Doctorate Degree awarded to him and he will deliver the opening speech (8/12/2017).