PhD interview series

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Published Dec. 20, 2019 10:56 AM

After the euro crisis in 2009, the common currency was heavily criticised by many politicians. But how do European citizens perceive the euro? Joris Melman studies this question in his PhD project.

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Published Nov. 14, 2019 5:09 PM

Little is known about how governments put together and put to use policy advisory commissions. In her dissertation, Stine Hesstvedt seeks to find out if and how politics play a role in the Norwegian policy advisory commission system.

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Published Nov. 6, 2019 12:25 PM

Decision-makers are often trusting of scientific and technical expertise. But could expertise replace democratic control?