Negotiations - Opening Workshop for the Civil Peace Working Group

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Time: 14 May 2004 - 15 May 2004
Place: PRIO, Fuglehauggata 11. Oslo



Friday 14 May

09:00                                 Welcome. Overview of the CSCW

                                          Scott Gates, CSCW


09:30                                 Overview of the Civil Peace Working Group

                                          Outline of the workshop’s agenda and purpose

                                          Scott Gates, CSCW


09:45                                 Coffee break


10:00                                 Crafting Cooperation amid Crisis

Gretchen Casper, Pennsylvania State University (Kyle Joyce, Penn State) 


11:15                                 Coffee break


11:30                                 Modeling Robust Settlements to Civil War: Indivisible Stakes and Distributional Compromises

Elisabeth Jean Wood, Santa Fe Institute & New York University


12:45                                 Lunch, PRIO


13:45                                 A Minimax Procedure for Negotiating Multilateral Treaties

                                          A Minimax Procedure for Electing Committees

Steven J. Brams, New York University (Marc Kilgour, Wilfrid Laurier University & M. Remzi Sanver, Istanbul Bilgi University) 

15:30                                 Coffee break


15:45                                 On the Instability of Peace Agreements

Mansoob Murshed, Institute of Social Studies (ISS), The Hague


17:00                                 Wrap-up for the Day



 Saturday, 15 May

9:30                                   The Use of Economic Statecraft in Civil Conflict

Han Dorussen, University of Essex 

10:45                                 Coffee break


11:00                                 Peacemaking Is a Risky Business

                                          Hilde Henriksen Waage, PRIO



12:15                                 Lunch


13:15                                 Are Intrastate Peacekeeping Operations Less Likely to Succeed? Some  Statistical Evidence

Birger Heldt, Bernadotte Academy


14:30                                 The Significance of Signing. Who Fights After Peace Agreements in Wars?

                                          Desirée Nilsson, University of Uppsala


15:45                                 Closing remarks

                                          Scott Gates             

16:00                                 Close


16:15                                 Barbeque at Gates/Haavardsson home