WSF Thematic Workshop “Inequality and Welfare States” in Oslo, 19 – 20 June 2017 – A Short Report by the Organizers

The Welfare State Futures research programme (WSF) organized a thematic workshop at the University of Oslo 19-20 June 2017 in collaboration with Prof. Kalle Moene (GIWeS) and Prof. Alexander Cappelen (FPRWS) of the Department of Economics at the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH). The Workshop focused on issues of inequality and welfare states and consisted of … More WSF Thematic Workshop “Inequality and Welfare States” in Oslo, 19 – 20 June 2017 – A Short Report by the Organizers

WSF Researchers at the 24th International Conference on Europeanists ‘Sustainability Transformation’, July 12 – 14, Glasgow

Researchers from projects HEALTHDOX and TRANSWEL will be presenting WSF research findings at the 24th International Conference on Europeanists ‘Sustainability Transformation’, July 12 – 14, in Glasgow, Schotland. HEALTHDOX Stream 018. Solidarity, Satisfaction, and Segmentation. How Program Design and Welfare Regimes Shape Individual Attitudes and Outcomes in the field of Health Care 12 July, 9:00 … More WSF Researchers at the 24th International Conference on Europeanists ‘Sustainability Transformation’, July 12 – 14, Glasgow

Semi-Plenary Keynote by TRANSWEL researcher Elisabeth Scheibelhofer at the European Sociological Association Conference

Elisabeth Scheibelhofer (TRANSWEL) will give a keynote at a semi-plenary session on Migration in Times of Europe’s Economic Crisis at the 13th Conference of the European Sociological Association in Athens, August 2017. Against the background of ideological and economic crisis in Europe, the conference focusses on  the contradictions of capitalism, fragmented solidarities and emerging resistant or … More Semi-Plenary Keynote by TRANSWEL researcher Elisabeth Scheibelhofer at the European Sociological Association Conference

First WSF Thematic Workshop on Research Cluster “Globalization, Welfare States & Inequalities” Currently Running in Oslo, Norway

  Yesterday, the WSF Thematic Workshop on “Inequality and Welfare States” took off in Oslo, Norway. It is already the 4th Workshop of the WSF Thematic Workshop Series which started in 2016 with the Mannheim Workshop on “Health Politics, Health Policy, Long-Term Care and Inequalities” and will be completed by the workshop on “Migration and … More First WSF Thematic Workshop on Research Cluster “Globalization, Welfare States & Inequalities” Currently Running in Oslo, Norway

TRANSWEL Lecture Series “Migration and Social Security in the EU: Theoretical Approaches and Empirical Findings“

During summer semester 2017, the WSF Project TRANSWEL organizes a series of sociological lectures on migration and social security inside the European Union. Three of the four lectures are presentations by the principal investigators of the international and interdisciplinary TRANSWEL project: Prof. Anna Amelina (Goethe University Frankfurt am Main, ), Prof. Emma Carmel (University of … More TRANSWEL Lecture Series “Migration and Social Security in the EU: Theoretical Approaches and Empirical Findings“