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John Erik Foussum will hold a keynote speech on 'EU democratization: prospects and challenges' at the workshop 'Representative Democracy in the 21st Century' at the European University Institute the 26th of October.
The Nobel Peace Prize awarded to the European Union is important and interesting. The award is given for the EU’s peace-building and democracy-expanding work over the past 55 years. The prize also reminds us that peace in Europe should not be taken for granted.
Cathrine Holst assesses whether modern society’s dependence on expertise ensures that we must now redefine what democracy means at LSE's EUROPP-blog.
Guest researcher at ARENA, Benjamin Leruth, looks at the importance of Iceland's fisheries, and the ongoing dispute or ‘mackerel war’ between the country and the EU over fishing rights.
Cathrine Holst has been awarded the Burgen Scholarship from the Academia Europaea.
Jarle Trondal discusses the development of the ‘European administrative space’ (EAS), in which European administrative practices come to complement national practices.
We announce the availability of 1-3 student grants for the autumn semester 2012. We welcome applications from MA students within the fields of social sciences, law and humanities. The deadline for application is 24 September.
Measures taken to tackle the eurozone crisis up to now have trampled all over EU and national law, Agustín José Menéndez writes in European Voice.
TIK presents the annual report for 2011!
Jarle Trondal will hold a joint lecture at the University of Copenhagen 19 April.
Professor and Chair of the Center for Modern European Studies (CEMES) Hans-Jörg Trenz gave his inaugural lecture on 'Mediatisation and European Integration' on Friday 27 January 2012 at the University of Copenhagen.
The Board of the Social Sciences Faculty has appointed a new Board of Directors of ARENA for the period 2012-2015.
A new ARENA newsletter is out with articles on RECON's final conference in Oslo, a new book, a special issue of Journal of European Public Policy, and ARENA researchers' comments on the euro crisis.
The Forum for European Research on 22 March addressed the increasing influence of the European Parliament in the decision-making system of the EU in this year's meeting. State secretary Erik Lahnstein and three researchers in the field of the EU presented examples on how the parliament has gained more power recently.
Does more education lead to a better democracy? And how do you build a stable democracy? These were some of the questions raised at the second international conference of the Research Program on Democracy.
The RECON newsletter 3/2010 is out now and include a commentary on Europe in crisis by David Mayes and a new book on European stories by Justine Lacroix and Kalypso Nicolaïdis.
We announce the availability of 1-3 student grants for the spring semester 2011. We welcome applications from Master's students within the fields of social sciences, law and humanities. The deadline is January 16.
Friday afternoon we streamed live from Peter de Wilde's trial lecture over the topic "Under what conditions does Euroscepticism flourish? An evaluation of different approaches and empirical findings".
Although there is a plurality of views, a majority of European Commission staff perceive the Commission as a supranational institution, Liesbet Hooghe concludes in her paper presented at the ARENA Tuesday seminar 8 June.