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Published June 12, 2013 10:44 AM

Traditionally, US reactions to CSDP have been everything from confrontational to supportive to denigrating to mute. Instead of  gauging all these perspectives, Mai'a Davis Cross argues that Europeans should rather focus on developing and strengthening CSDP on their own terms.

Published June 12, 2013 10:34 AM

The eurozone crisis is coming to an end. While it will still take several years before recovery is complete, now is an ideal time to consider the lessons learned.

Published June 4, 2013 12:04 PM

The EPISTO project staged its kick-off conference in Oslo on 4-5 April 2013. Around 60 participants contributed to a real kick-start of the project, which is lead by Cathrine Holst at ARENA.

Published Mar. 20, 2013 3:39 PM

Nationality plays only a minor role in influencing the behaviour of Commission staff, and is simply one of many factors influencing the actions of Commissioners, Morten Egeberg writes on LSE's EUROPP Blog.

Published Mar. 14, 2013 2:37 PM

It is trivial to say that the European Union is going through an existential crisis. But which crisis? Whose crisis?

Published Feb. 8, 2013 11:26 AM

The RECODE Programme invites doctoral research students to participate in a week-long summer school, 'The Challenge of Complex Diversity: Theoretical and Empirical Perspectives from Europe and Canada'.

Published Jan. 11, 2013 3:01 PM

The European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) is holding its bi-annual general conference in Bordeaux, 4-7 September 2013. The conference includes a section “Europe of Knowledge” that focuses on education, higher education and research policy.

Published Jan. 4, 2013 10:38 AM

Our guest researcher Andreas Grimmel has published the book 'Europäische Integration im Kontext des Rechts' with Springer.

Published Dec. 21, 2012 10:00 AM

On September 27 Christer Gulbrandsen defended his dissertation 'Europeanization in a global context. A study of a national maritime safety agency's work with global and European rules'.

Published Dec. 14, 2012 2:38 PM

John Erik Fossum and Chris Lord are part of a new platform for academics and practitioners interested in the issue of political representation in Europe.

Published Nov. 28, 2012 9:37 AM

TIK is happy to announce that the first Nordic STS Conference will be held at Rica Hell Hotel outside of Trondheim, April 24-26, 2013, in collaboration with Department of Interdisciplinary Studies of Culture (KULT) at NTNU.

Published Oct. 25, 2012 10:43 AM

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.

Published Oct. 12, 2012 3:31 PM

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.

Published Oct. 2, 2012 10:35 AM

Cathrine Holst assesses whether modern society’s dependence on expertise ensures that we must now redefine what democracy means at LSE's EUROPP-blog.

Published Sep. 14, 2012 11:23 AM

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.

Published Sep. 5, 2012 9:48 AM

Cathrine Holst has been awarded the Burgen Scholarship from the Academia Europaea.

Published Sep. 4, 2012 9:35 AM

Jarle Trondal discusses the development of the ‘European administrative space’ (EAS), in which European administrative practices come to complement national practices.

Published July 6, 2012 2:18 PM

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.

Published June 28, 2012 12:09 PM

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.

Published May 2, 2012 11:07 AM

TIK presents the annual report for 2011!

Published Mar. 29, 2012 1:23 PM

Jarle Trondal will hold a joint lecture at the University of Copenhagen 19 April.

Published Mar. 20, 2012 11:07 AM

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.

Published Mar. 8, 2012 4:12 PM

The Board of the Social Sciences Faculty has appointed a new Board of Directors of ARENA for the period 2012-2015.

Published Feb. 3, 2012 5:17 PM

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.

Published Apr. 5, 2011 12:56 PM

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.