Europe in the New World (Dis)order

On 5 September 2019, in his lecture, Alexander Stubb gave his vision about the current challenges for Europe. Alexander Stubb is Vice-President of the European Investment Bank since August 2017. He served as Prime Minister, Finance Minister, Foreign Minister, Trade Read More …

The Effects of Multilevel Governance

On 23-24 May 2019, the conference ‘Effects of multilevel governance’ brought together cutting-edge research on the political, social, and cultural consequences of multilevel governance. The conference explored three themes: How does multilevel governance affect the structure of political conflict; How Read More …

Conversations for the Future of Europe 2019

A series of events tackling major EU challenges taking place from |January – June 2019 | Objective: To guide the steps of the European Union and to mobilise its citizens so as to make policy change possible, it is not sufficient to Read More …

Recasting the Welfare State 20 Years Later

On the 14th and 15th March 2019, many of the participants to the 1998-1999 European Forum, organized by Maurizio Ferrera and Martin Rhodes at the EUI Schuman Centre, reconvened for a two-day open workshop ‘Recasting the Welfare State 20 years Read More …

NORFACE Welfare State Futures

NORFACE Welfare State Futures Final Conference︱24-25 May 2018. Welfare states are at a critical turning point. The development of welfare systems was one of the defining characteristics of the 20th century, especially in Europe. However, in times of change, it Read More …