Week 4: Lecture 6-7 (Due Tuesday, March 9 th , 12:00 midnight Moscow time)
Please answer only ONE of the following two questions:
- Compare and contrast the cases of mediation in Bosnia and Kosovo in terms of the following issues: mediation strategy, mediation timing, and mediators leverage. In retrospect, what specific actions would you have implemented differently in the Kosovo case to make it successful? Be concrete in your answers.
- In lecture 7, Professor Stedman concludes that, unless it has adequate resources at its disposal, the United Nations should not intervene in cases that are too hard to mediate. Do you agree or disagree with Stedman's claim? Why?/color