3rd International ESS Conference on “Understanding Key Challenges for European Societies in the 21st Century” Call for Papers Deadline 17th January 2016

The 3rd Internationale ESS Coference will show case research that uses data from the European Social Survey (ESS) to address a range of substantive issues highly relevant to Europepean societies. It will bring together ESS data users from around the world and working acress a range of disciplines to share ideas, discuss their results and show case the depth and breath of research made possible by the ESS.

Papers should address one of the substantive topics covered by the ESS from a comparative perspective either cross-nationally and/or across ESS Rounds. Papers which draw out practical and policy implications of findings are encouraged. The use of complementary data (contextual data or data from other surveys) is welcome.

Papers should be submitted under one of the following themes:
• Immigration
• Labour market, work and family
• Health and well-being
• Welfare and social policy
• Political evaluations and engagement
• Social attitudes, norms and values
• Other societal challenges

Papers may be submitted either to one of the pre-defined sessions (see separate session listing) OR to the open session under the relevant theme.

Abstracts should be submitted by January 17th 2016 through the online submission tool available here.

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