Transatlantic Trends 2012: A Survey of Opinion in the US, Europe, Turkey and Russia
Dr Constanze Stelzenmüller, Senior Transatlantic Fellow, German Marshall Fund
Dr Leslie Vinjamuri, Senior Lecturer, International Relations, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)
Chair: James Robbins, Diplomatic Correspondent, BBC News
The speakers will explore American, European, Russian and Turkish attitudes on a range of international issues, based on the findings of the annual Transatlantic Trends survey by the German Marshall Fund. These include European and American opinions on the global economic crisis, the European Union, the transatlantic relationship, the rise of Asia and the role of Russia in the global order. Views on Iran’s nuclear programme and European perceptions of the US presidential candidates will also be discussed.