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  • plato-660 Flying start for PhD network Nov. 6, 2017 5:14 PM

    The EU's legitimacy in the wake of the financial crisis was discussed by an international group of researchers in Oslo last month. PLATO has relevance written all over it, Vice-Rector Åse Gornitzka said at the project's kick-off Conference.

  • platophhds-660 What happened after the financial crisis? Sep. 29, 2017 2:24 PM

    Fifteen young researchers from all over Europe are starting their PhDs this fall, all with the same question: Did the financial crisis lead to a crisis that now calls into question the very existence of the European Union?

  • brexit-660 Democracy is both conflict and compromise Sep. 5, 2017 5:09 PM

    European integration was long seen as unproblematic. Then Brexit came as a shock. ‘The world is changing, and it's both exciting and frightening,’ Professor Johan P. Olsen says.


  • krick-gornitzka-300 ARENA Tuesday Seminar: Åse Gornitzka and Eva Krick Nov. 21, 2017 1:15 PM

    Åse Gornitzka and Eva Krick, both from ARENA, will present their paper 'Expertisation of policy advice. Dynamics of the EU Commission’s high level groups' on 21 November 2017.

  • de-wilde-pieter-300 ARENA Tuesday Seminar: Pieter de Wilde Nov. 28, 2017 1:15 PM

    At the Tuesday Seminar on 28 November, Pieter de Wilde will present his paper 'Responding to the public in the European Union: a process model of organizational mediatization'.

  • rebooting-europe Rebooting Europe – conference about a Europe in transition Dec. 1, 2017 9:00 AM

    The Research Council of Norway is organizing a conference about political changes in Europe, and how these affect Norway. Leading researchers, several from ARENA, will present first hand insight into the latest research on these areas.

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