Why We Fight: A Conversation with Professor Christopher Blattman
A lecture and conversation with Professor Christopher Blattman.
About the Event
Join us for a lecture and conversation with Christopher Blattman, the Ramalee E. Pearson Professor of Global Conflict Studies, about his new book, Why We Fight: The Roots of War and the Paths to Peace.
During this challenging moment in international affairs, we will explore the root causes of wars and how to build peace.
Ramalee E. Pearson Professor of Global Conflict Studies
Christopher Blattman is the Ramalee E. Pearson Professor of Global Conflict Studies at the University of Chicago, where he leads the development economics group and directs the prestigious Obama Scholars Program. His work on violence and crime has been widely covered by The New York Times, Washington Post, WSJ, Financial Times, Forbes, Slate, Vox, and NPR.