TransJudFare Research Teams Meeting at EUSA Conference in Miami

From May 4-6 the 15th Biennial Conference of the European Union Studies Association (EUSA) took place in Miami, Florida. The EUSA is the premier scholarly and professional association focusing on the European Union, the ongoing integration processes, and transatlantic relations. The TransJudFare research project funded by the current Norface funding circle ‘Welfare State Futures’ addresses … More TransJudFare Research Teams Meeting at EUSA Conference in Miami

Conference Announcement: Regulating Decent Work 2017 Conference (Geneva, 3-5 July 2017)

The deadline for the submission of abstracts is 31 December 2016 (31 January 2017 for those not applying for a fellowship). Abstracts may be submitted on the website rdw-conference.org/pages/call-for-abstracts. Suggestions regarding a specific session on a particular topic (with 3-5 papers) are also welcome. Please see the full description and the call for abstracts here … More Conference Announcement: Regulating Decent Work 2017 Conference (Geneva, 3-5 July 2017)

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

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