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Policy Experiments, Failures and Innovations Beyond Accession in Central and Eastern Europe

April 16, 2018

A new book edited by SPP faculty member Agnes Batory and long-standing CEU faculty Andrew Cartwright and Diane Stone has just been published by Edward Elgar. Policy Experiments, Failures and Innovations takes a policy studies perspective in considering post-communist EU member states’ experiences since accession.

JRC launches call for experts for Enlightenment 2.0

April 16, 2018

As the European Commission's science and knowledge service, the JRC already provides world class regulatory research. Nevertheless, there is a need to better understand and explain the drivers that influence policy decisions and political discourse. Doing so will help to optimise the way that scientific evidence is used in policy-making. 

Enlightenment 2.0 will explore the extent to which facts, values and social relations affect political behaviour and decision-making.

SPP's EDUWORKS project successfully completed with the graduation of two young researchers

April 13, 2018

The FP7 Marie Curie Initial Training Network project " EDUWORKS - Better matching through bigger data" has reached the end of its journey with successful defenses of two PhD candidates, Brian Fabo and Magdalena Ulceluse. Both early-stage researchers have completed their training objectives under the supervision of Martin Kahanec, professor and Acting Head of the School of Public Policy at CEU, with Brian Fabo obtaining his PhD.

"Aren’t I too old to believe in miracles?”

January 29, 2018

SPP Alumna ’16 Corina Ajder wins Alan R. and Barbara D. Finberg Fellowship, Human Rights Watch