Firestein Speaks on U.S.-Iran Relations at Michigan State University
David Firestein, EWI's Perot fellow and vice president for the Strategic Trust-Building Initiative and Track 2 Diplomacy, delivered a talk on "U.S.-Iran Relations: Challenges, Opportunities and Prospects" at Michigan State University on April 7, 2014.
In his talk, Firestein addressed shifting dynamics in U.S.-Iran relations and the effect of recent developments such as the election of Hassan Rouhani to Iran's presidency and the ongoing nuclear negotiations. He also set forth a number of proposals for improving U.S.-Iran relations and easing longstanding tensions between the two countries. Firestein's talk was co-sponsored by the Muslim Studies Program, the Asian Studies Center and the Center for European, Russian and Eurasian Studies, all at Michigan State University.