NORFACE Open Access Policy: Several News Open Access Publications this Year

As the NORFACE Network Board has reasserted at its Meeting in Ljubljana 11-12th April 2017, NORFACE has an Open Access Policy, and investigators are highly encouraged to publish in open access publications, and to purchase open access rights to the extent that their budgets will permit. This was communicated to all researchers in the WSF … More NORFACE Open Access Policy: Several News Open Access Publications this Year

Report – Fourth HEALTHDOX Workshop 9-11 November

by Tamara Popic (HEALTHDOX) From 9 to 11 of November, HEALTHDOX (The Paradox of Health State Future) project held its fourth workshop, this time at the European University Institute (EUI) in Florence. The workshop hosted members of the project team –  Ellen Immergut (EUI), Diana Burlacu (Humboldt University Berlin), Maria Oskarson and Bjorn Roennerstrand (University … More Report – Fourth HEALTHDOX Workshop 9-11 November

Courtney McNamara Awarded Second Prestigious Grant for the HiNEWS Team this Year

Courtney McNamara is a key member of the HiNews project, who is currently working in the Centre for Global Health Inequalities Research (CHAIN) at NTNU in Norway. November 29, Courtney McNamara was awarded the Norwegian FRIPRO Younger Researchers grant for her project “Trade, Labour Markets and Health”, which is the most prestigious, competitive, and generous research … More Courtney McNamara Awarded Second Prestigious Grant for the HiNEWS Team this Year

Report: TransJudFare Final Workshop

by Anita Heindlmaier and Dion Kramer (TransJudFare) On 2/3 November 2017, the TransJudFare research project (‘Transnationalization and Judicialization of Welfare’) organized its final workshop in Bremen. The aim of the workshop was doublefold: on the one hand, to present the project’s research findings in a larger audience, and on the other hand to discuss contributions … More Report: TransJudFare Final Workshop

Round 8 (2016) European Social Survey Data on Welfare Attitudes Released

The first edition of data and documentation for European Social Survey (ESS) Round 8 (2016) has just been published. Survey data is now available for Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Norway, Netherlands, Poland, Russia, Slovenia, Sweden, Switzerland and United Kingdom. The release includes data from a rotating module on “Welfare … More Round 8 (2016) European Social Survey Data on Welfare Attitudes Released