Brown's World: British Foreign Policy and the 'Special Relationship' After Blair
The Transatlantic Institute hosts a lunch briefing with Mr. Stephen Pollard discussing British foreign policy and British policies after Tony Blair.
Dr. Emanuele Ottolenghi is Executive Director at the Transatlantic Institute in Brussels. He previously taught Israel Studies at the Oxford Centre for Hebrew and Jewish Studies and at the Middle East Centre of St. Antony's College, Oxford University.
He holds a degree in Political Science from University of Bologna, Italy, and a Ph.D. in political theory from The Hebrew University in Jerusalem. Since 1998 he is at Oxford.
His research focuses on Israeli domestic politics, specifically coalition and party politics, and elections, post-Zionism, the Arab-Israeli conflict (mainly the Oslo era), Europe's new anti-Semitism and European attitudes to the Middle East. He is currently finishing a book on Israel's electoral reforms in the 1990s.
Stephen Pollard is a British author and journalist, currently President of a free-market Brussels-based think tank, the Centre for a New Europe. He writes columns for several publications including The Times and the Daily Mail and maintains a lively Spectatorblog. He is an alumnus of John Lyon School and Mansfield College, Oxford.