NASPAA and the Batten School Announced the Global Winners of the 2020 Student Simulation Competition.  Congratulations to City 2, who beat out 62 other teams to win 2nd place! Students from 10 universities around Europe competed in the 2020 NASPAA-Batten Student Simulation Competition on February 29, 2020 at CEU, just 1 out 8 host sites.

Diane Stone, SPP Dean and Professor presented her first online Keynote Lecture for the OnThinkTanks (OTT) Annual Conference, on March 31st, originally scheduled as an event in Berlin. The presentation was entitled: Think Tanks, Democracy and Epistocracy: Transnational Dimensions”.     

The School of Public Policy at Central European University is currently going through the process to secure Agency for Quality Assurance and Accreditation Austria (AQ) for its programs.

Mr. Ayman Elsherbiny, spokesperson of the EU delegation to Egypt, joined the seminar on the European Science and Cultural Diplomacy as part of Prof. Diane Stone’s course on Research in Regional Integration and Global Governance on February 24th, 2020. 

SPP Dean, Diane Stone publishes an Open Access article Transnational policy transfer: the circulation of ideas, power and development models in Policy and Society, Volume 39 Issue 1. This is the introductory article to a special edition of the journal concerning the circulation of policy models in the Global South from countries such as Brazil and Mexico.

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February 27, 2020 1:30PM. 
Lecture by Pamela Campa on Gender and Political Coalitions
Budapest Campus | Nador u. 15 | 101

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