ESPAnet 2016 Conference: Beyond Sessions and Panels – A Valuable Opportunity to Strengthen the WSF Network

The ESPAnet conference provided an opportunity for a number of WSF researchers to meet and discuss their work. WSF researchers met with the EPSAnet Board at a joint dinner, there were a number of panels devoted to WSF projects, and there was plenty of time to develop cross-project cooperation, especially amongst the younger researchers. Post-docs … More ESPAnet 2016 Conference: Beyond Sessions and Panels – A Valuable Opportunity to Strengthen the WSF Network

WSF Working Paper Series Launched

The first WSF Working Paper was published today in our new Working Paper section. The paper by Spencer Bastani, Ylva Moberg and Håkan Selin from the project “Inequalities, Insurance, Incentives and Immigration: Challenges and Solutions for the Welfare State” examines the relationship between the extensive margin labor supply response to taxation and the employment level. … More WSF Working Paper Series Launched

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