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PERG seminar 9/12: Prospectus draft presentation first year PhD Candidates Alex Moise and Alfredo Sanchez

The International Political Economy of Capital Requirements: a research agenda for an asymmetrically interconnected world.

 by A. Sanchez

Abstract

PERG weekly seminars

Over half of the semester has passed. We still have some remaining PERG seminars and a guest lecture this semester. Here you can find an overview of our weekly seminars for this fall semester 2014 (and also overview of our past weekly seminars)

PERG seminar 2/12: Prospectus draft presentation first year PhDs: Path dependence and the nationalism-welfare nexus: Why pro-urban welfare in an agricultural country? A case study of Romanian social policy late20s-early90s

by Sergiu Delcea (First year PhD Cand. Political Economy, CEU)

Nador 11 #203 - 11.00-12.30 - Tuesday 2/11

 

Path dependence and the nationalism-welfare nexus: Why pro-urban welfare in an agricultural country?

A case study of Romanian social policy late20s-early90s

 

PERG member Andrej Nosko in Financial Times: "Hungary paves way for Gazprom pipelines"

http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/1920dae2-6513-11e4-91b1-00144feabdc0.html...

Responding to a European Commission warning on Tuesday that the criteria for awarding contracts to build the pipeline must be made public, the Hungarian government said the criteria would be published “in due course” and that objections to the project would be settled in time.

Postdoctoral Fellowships at the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies – Call for Applications 2015

 

 The Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies in Cologne, Germany, invites suitable candidates to apply for postdoctoral fellowships in economic sociology, political economy, or contemporary history.

 Applicants must hold a PhD degree or be scheduled to receive it by August 2015.

 Fellowships will usually start on October 1, 2015, and will be awarded for one year.

Applications must be submitted by January 31, 2015.

 For more information, see the announcement

PERG seminar 11/11: Financialization and its Discontents - by Hadas Weiss

Tuesday 11/11

HADAS WEISS

(Research Fellow at the Institute for Advanced Study)

 

CEU, N11 – #203, 11 a.m.-12.30 p.m.

 

Prof. Béla Greskovits' talk on Capitalist Democracy in Good Times and Bad - tomorrow


Capitalist Democracy in Good Times and Bad

at the research seminar of the Dept. of International Relations and European Studies -  Wednesday 5/11 - 3.30 pm - Nador utca 9 FT#309.  

Abstract:

The Fruitful Convergences of The Great Transformation; “The Turn to Authoritarianism in Latin America and the Search for its Economic Determinants”; and “Representative versus Responsible Government”

PERG seminar 4/11: Cohesion Policy on the EU's Periphery: 20 years of mistargeted assistance?

Presented by Gergő Medve-Bálint
(PhD Cand. CEU, Centre for Social Sciences, Hungarian Academy of Science)

CEU, Nador utca 11 #203, 11.00-12.30

Abstract:

The Crisis as Opportunity? – Guest Lecture by OECD Analyst, Lucie Cerna

On Monday, April 14, PERG welcomed OECD Analyst and Oxford Lecturer, Lucie Cerna, for a guest lecture on recent changes in high-skilled migration policies in Europe. The event was co-organized by PERG, CEU eduworks, and the School of Public Policy.