Ali Kadivar, Boston College

Assistant Professor of Sociology and International Studies

“How Oil Fuels Unrest? Pollution, Deprivation, and Ethnicity in 2019 Antiregime Protests in Iran”

Kadivar investigates the effects of oil extraction on protest outbreak through a mixed-method case study of an episode of anti-regime protest in Iran in 2019 that was triggered by a sudden hike in fuel prices.

When: Thursday, Sept 28, 2023, 12:00-1:30pm

Where: All seminars will take place in the SNF Agora Conference Room, 3100 Wyman Park Drive, Suite N325, Homewood Campus or can be accessed on Zoom.

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This event is limited to JHU faculty, fellows, students, and staff.