Great Decisions Master Class: The Korean Peninsula
- Wednesday, March 17, 2021
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online Master Class
- Event type
- Lecture / Panel
One hour lecture on The Korean Peninsula by Professor Jeffrey S. Morton, followed by a 20- minute question and answer segment.
South Korea’s transformation into the world’s twelfth largest economy has been extraordinary. Great Decisions investigates South Korea’s rapid development and examines its evolving partnership with the United States.
Since 1918 the Foreign Policy Association has served as a catalyst for open, objective and non-partisan public discourse of world affairs and American foreign policy. Great Decisions is an annual series that examines the most pressing foreign policy challenges each year. During this global pandemic, we will be offering an online master class for those who are unable to participate in their usual discussion groups in-person.
Jeffrey S. Morton
Professor of Political Science, FAU
Jeffrey S. Morton is a Professor of Political Science, a Fellow at the Foreign Policy Association and recipient of the prestigious FPA Medal, which is bestowed upon leading members of the American foreign policy establishment. He has been honored with numerous university awards, including Researcher of the Year, the Talon Service Award, Master Teacher and University Distinguished Teacher of the Year. Professor Morton has contributed to articles that have appeared in the Wall Street Journal and New York Times. He directs the Leon Charney Diplomacy Program, which has received forty-five national and international awards for academic excellence and placed 1st overall at Nationals in Washington, D.C. in 2018 & 2020.