2015

Are Icelanders not good Europeans? The reluctance of the Icelandic political elite to take full part in the European project. Lecture at the Faculty of Political Science, University of Zagreb, 3 December 2015.

How Do Small States Survive? The Basic Features of the Relationship between Small States and their Larger Neighbours. Lecture at the seminar ‘Helsinki 40 plus: The OSCE and Small States‘ organized by the OSCE Communication and Media Relations Department in collaboration with the University of Iceland’s Institute of International Affairs and the Centre for Small State Studies. University of Iceland, 13 November 2015.

The Alliance Shelter Theory: The Basic Features of the Relationship between Small States and Their Larger Neighbors. Lecture at the Icelandic Social Science Conference at the University of Iceland, 30 October 2015.

Do Small States/Entities need ‘Alliance Shelter’? The Nordic Nations, the Baltic States and Scotland. Lecture at the launch of the Centre for Security Research at the University of Edinburgh, 22 October 2015.

Þurfa smáríki á skjól voldugra nágranna að halda? Pólítiskir, efnahagslegir og menningarlegir möguleikar smáríkja til að blómstra. Lecture held for the Icelandic Political Science Association, 8 October 2015.

How do Little Frogs Fly? Small States in the International System. Presentation held at the international offices of the national parliaments of the Baltic and Nordic states, the Althing, 1 October, 2015.

Are Icelanders not good Europeans? The reluctance of the Icelandic political elite to take part in the European project. Lecture at the UACES 45th Annual Conference, Bilbao, Spain, 7 -9 September 2015.

How do Little Frogs Fly? Small States in the International System. Opening lecture at the Centre for Small States Inaugural Conference: Small States in a Legal World at Queen Mary University, London, 7 September 2015.

Alliance Theory and Small State Alliance “Shelter”: The Complexities of Small State Alliance Behavior. Lecture with Bradley A. Thayer at the workshop ‘Non-Western Small States: What Agency in an Unequal World? Beyond the West’ at the 40th annual conference of the British International Studies Association (BISA) 16 June 2015.

Alliance Theory versus Small State Alliance Shelter. Lecture at the 40th annual conference of the British International Studies Association (BISA) in London, 19 June 2015.

New-Liberal Small States and Economic Crisis: Lessons for Democratic Corporatism. Lecture at the conference Working of Democracy: Practices, Norms and Understanding at the University of Iceland, 27-29 May 2015.

How do little frogs fly? Small states in the international system. Lecture at the Faculty of Social and Economic Sciences, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia, 15 May 2015.

Are Scandinavians Not Good Europeans?  The reluctance of the Nordic nations to take full part in the European project. Lecture at the Jean Monnet Chair Conference on An Evolving EU Engaging a Changing Mediterranean Region at the University of Malta, 12 May 2015.

Do Small States need Shelter? The Baltic States, the Nordic Nations and Scotland. Lecture at the conference Small States in the EU: Passive policy takers or industrious policy setters? at the University of Malta, 11 May 2015.

Nordic Foreign Policy and Small State Politics. Lecture at the 50th anniversary conference of the academic journal Cooperation and Conflict, University of Lund, Sweden, 7–8 May 2015.

The New Viking Era? The Nordic states’ influence within the European Union and the United Nations (Les pays nordiques et la politique extérieure). Lecture at Centre Malesherbes, Université Paris-Sorbonne, 24 March 2015.

How do Little Frogs Fly? Small States in the European UnionLecture at the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI), Oslo, 27 January 2015.

Are Icelanders not good Europeans? The reluctance of the Icelandic political elite to take full part in the European project. Lecture at ARENA Centre for European Studies at the University of Oslo, 27 January 2015.