News

16 May 2017
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  • EIC
  • ELG
FMG faculty professors Jan Willem Duyvendak, Reinout Wiers and Jonathan Zeitlin, invite all to a one day conference on Populism: Between Resentment and Resistance on Saturday 21 October. read more
1 May 2017
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  • EC
  • EIC
  • ELG
  • EPS
  • PEIW
Caroline de Gruyter, member of the ACCESS EUROPE Advisory Board, has just published a new opinion piece with the European progressive think tank Carnegie Europe, where she is a regular contributor on topics related to European politics and the EU. read more
3 April 2017
The Central European University (CEU) in Budapest - a model for international higher education - is under threat by a legislative proposal of the Hungarian government. The proposal would make it impossible for the University to continue its operations as an institution of higher education in Budapest. CEU is a graduate-level university accredited in both the United States and Hungary, and offers English-language Master's and doctoral programs in the social sciences, the humanities, law, management and public policy. read more
28 March 2017
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  • EC
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  • EPS
During the last three weeks, no less than five ACCESS EUROPE PhDs successfully defended their theses in front of their respective PhD committees. ACCESS EUROPE warmly congratulates them with this great achievement! read more
13 March 2017
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Bert Bakker has been awarded the two year Marie Curie Global Fellowship. Bert received the grant for his project "Politics isn't Cool, it's Hot! How emotions influence citizens' political attitudes". read more
27 February 2017
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  • PEIW
ACCESS EUROPE postdoc Francesco Nicoli has recently defended his PhD at the University of Trento, Italy, and was awarded the PhD degree with Cum Laude mention. read more
26 January 2017
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ACCESS EUROPE postdoc Camilo Erlichman has been selected to be part of the group of authors responsible for drafting a new Rome Manifesto in light of the 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome in March.     Credit image:  commons.wikimedia.org read more
26 January 2017
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ACCESS EUROPE affiliate Erika van Elsas (EPS) has been awarded one of The Gordon Smith and Vincent Wright Memorial Prizes by the renowned journal West European Politics (WEP).  read more
10 January 2017
  • PEIW
Brian Burgoon and Anton Hemerijck, Theme Leaders of Political Economy of Integration and Welfare, have co-authored a report about the analysis of social investment returns commissioned by the European Commission.   read more
13 December 2016
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A tale of two worlds?
On the 20th and 21st of October Iskander De Bruycker, Caelesta Braun, Joost Berkhout and Marcel Hanegraaff organized a symposium on the subject of interest group influence in Amsterdam. The symposium was supported by ACCESS Europe and the ECPR standing group on Interest Groups. read more