Public Policy


March 28, 2017

“There is tremendous room for improvement by all companies,” said Rebecca MacKinnon, director of the Ranking Digital Rights (RDR) project. MacKinnon was speaking at an event at New America’s Open Technology Institute on March 23 to launch the 2017 Corporate Accountability Index. There was a simultaneous event at CEU’s Center for Media, Data and Society during which RDR team members Amy Brouillette, Lisa Gutermuth, Ilana Ullman, and Nathalie Maréchal discussed the index’s methodology and key findings.

March 6, 2017

During a rich and informative presentation on March 2, Tom Wales and Michael Denison spoke about the diversity of career options in political risk – and some of the hard and soft skills that employers in this area look for when they are hiring.

February 28, 2017

SPP students and alumni have participated in a number of career talks this academic year starting with a recruitment talk by Open Society Foundations in November.


Professor of Political Economy
George Soros Visiting Chair