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.
Good commissions have a conciliating effect
July 3, 2017 10:29 AM
The 22 July Commission in Norway was closed and dominated by directors and experts. The Commission for Nuclear Waste Storage in Germany was open and dominated by expert groups and politicians. Which was better?
Economists are important in policy-making
June 1, 2017 4:14 PM
Economists have a large impact on policy-making, Johan Christensen writes in his latest book, where he reveals that neutral bureaucrats do not exist.
ARENA Tuesday Seminar: Dimiter Toshkov
Sep. 26, 2017 1:15 PM
Dr. Dimiter Toshkov will make a presentation of the paper “How are citizens’ judgements about international cooperation shaped? Experimental evidence from the Eastern periphery of Europe” on 26 September 2017.
PLATO kick-off conference
Oct. 16, 2017 12:00 AM
The ARENA-coordinated H2020-funded PLATO project's kick-off conference will take place in Oslo on 16-20 October 2017. It will bring together all partners for academic discussions and social networking.
ARENA Tuesday Seminar: Jørgen Bølstad
Oct. 31, 2017 1:15 PM
Jørgen Bølstad from ARENA will give a presentation of the paper “Capacity, willingness, and sovereign default risk: reassuring the market in times of crisis” at the Tuesday Seminar on 31 October 2017.