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ESOC Conference Examines Causes and Effects of 1973-74 Oil Embargo

Thirty policy experts and scholars from the United States, Western Europe, and the Middle East met at the SPIA in D.C. space in early November for a conference on the 50th anniversary of OPEC’s 1973-74 oil embargo. The two-day gathering, presented by SPIA’s Empirical Studies of Conflict(external link)

2023 ESOC Annual Meeting Recap

The 2023 Empirical Studies of Conflict 2023 Annual Meeting, hosted by the University of California Institute on Global Conflict, Penn Development Research Initiative, and Princeton School of Public and International Affairs, was held on October 19 and 20 at the SPIA space in Washington DC. This two-day gathering convened close to 90 academics…

ESOC Mentorship Program applications due November 10th!

We are pleased to announce the fifth year of the ESOC Mentorship Program. The purpose of this program is to support an international community of early-career investigators engaged in top-notch empirical and theoretical research on conflict. This one-year program term will foster scholarship through…

Call for Papers: 2023 ESOC Annual Meeting

CALL FOR PAPERS

Submission Deadline: 15 June 2023

The Empirical Studies of Conflict Project (ESOC) is holding its Annual Meeting October 19-20, 2023 in Washington D.C.

Co-sponsors are The Center for Effective Global Action (CEGA), Princeton…

2023 ESOC Latin American Conference
ESOC Latin American Conference
Crime, conflict, and migration CALL FOR PAPERS

Submission Deadline: Sunday, January 15, 2023

The Empirical Studies of Conflict Project (ESOC)…

Disentangling the Gordian Knot of Irregular Warfare

The Irregular Warfare Initiative (IWI) and ESOC will host a panel on “Disentangling the Gordian Knot of Irregular Warfare,” examining IW from atypical areas such as counternarcotics and stabilizations operations among others. IWI Fellows Deputy Director Erin McFee will lead this event featuring …

Twelfth Annual JRCPPF Conference
Catalyzing Macroeconomic Policy for Development in Sub-Saharan Africa February 23 - 24, 2023

As many have noted, Africa’s story will drive world history in the coming century. With 46 countries, the continent is…

ESOC Mentorship Program applications due November 11th!

We are pleased to announce the fourth year of the ESOC Mentorship Program. The purpose of this program is to support an international community of early-career investigators engaged in top-notch empirical and theoretical research on conflict. This one-year program term will foster scholarship through…

2022 ESOC Annual Meeting
2022 ESOC Annual Meeting 

CALL FOR PAPERS

Submission Deadline: Wednesday, June 15, 2022

The Empirical Studies of Conflict Project (ESOC) is holding its Annual Meeting October 14-15, 2022 at the University of California, Berkeley.

"Hidden in Full View: the intersection of history, policy, and activism for truth and racial healing": A Discussion with Dr. Charles Chavis
A Discussion with Dr. Charles Chavis

Dr. Charles L. Chavis, Jr. is an author, filmmaker, activist, and professor. He is the author of the ground-breaking book The Silent Shore: The Lynching of Matthew Williams and the Politics of Racism in the Free…