Young WSF Researchers at 3rd Annual ESS Conference in Lausanne, Switzerland – Voices of the Up-and Coming

by Tamara Popic (HEALTHDOX) The 3rd annual ESS conference, held in Lausanne from 13 to 15 of July, hosted 170 ESS data users from all around the world. Organized by the European Social Survey European Research Infrastructure Consortium (ESS ERIC) and the Swiss Centre of Expertise in the Social Sciences (FORS), the conference featured an… More Young WSF Researchers at 3rd Annual ESS Conference in Lausanne, Switzerland – Voices of the Up-and Coming

WSF Researchers at 2016 Annual ESPAnet Conference – September 1-3 , Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands

European welfare states are being confronted with a remarkable paradox. After years of budget cuts, reforms and austerity measures, the means for social policy have become increasingly scarce. Nevertheless, the ambitions of European welfare states are currently higher than ever. Meeting and adapting to the challenges of contemporary society have radically altered the playing field… More WSF Researchers at 2016 Annual ESPAnet Conference – September 1-3 , Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands

WSF Researchers at 3rd International ESS Conference – 13-15th July 2016, University of Lausanne, Switzerland

Understanding key challenges for European societies in the 21st century The 3rd International ESS Conference will showcase research that uses data from the European Social Survey (ESS) to address a range of substantive issues highly relevant to European societies. These include, but are not limited to: migration, work and family life, wellbeing, health, welfare, political… More WSF Researchers at 3rd International ESS Conference – 13-15th July 2016, University of Lausanne, Switzerland

Inequalities, Insurance, Incentives and Immigration: Challenges and Solutions for the Welfare State – 2nd workshop in Helsinki

a report by Eva Mörk (Project Leader) In the beginning of June, the 4I’s team met in Helsinki for the project’s second workshop. This time it was the Turku-team that was in charge of the arrangement and they had set us up in Hotel Katajonka, an old prison in Helsinki turned into a very nice… More Inequalities, Insurance, Incentives and Immigration: Challenges and Solutions for the Welfare State – 2nd workshop in Helsinki

“Dynamic Panel Models” – Kickoff for Thematic Workshop Series in Berlin

The “Dynamic Panel Models” Capacity Training workshop took place  on  June 16-17th, 2016 at Humboldt University of Berlin. Prof. Dr. Kerstin Bernoth, Professor of Economics at the Hertie School of Governance and Deputy Head of the Macroeconomics Department at Deutsches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung Berlin (DIW) , and  13 early stage researchers spent two intensive days… More “Dynamic Panel Models” – Kickoff for Thematic Workshop Series in Berlin