CEU in the International Media

New Europe 100 — Changemakers in Central and Eastern Europe

November 24, 2016

Associate Professor Prem Kumar Rajaram of the Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology, as well as alumni Aleksander Tarkowski, who graduated from that department in 2007, and Marek Antos, who graduated from the Department of Legal Studies in 2013, have been named to the NewEurope100 list of changemakers in Central and Eastern Europe for their innovative contributions in society and politics.

Liberals Were Too Confident in U.S. Election, Ignatieff Says

"Liberals were too confident that history was on their side" in the U.S. elections, CEU President and Rector Michael Ignatieff told Euractiv.com in an interview Nov. 17.

http://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/interview/ignatieff-it-is-terrible-that-liberal-progressives-express-contempt-for-trump-voters/

Does Gambling Explain Votes for Trump, Brexit?

November 18, 2016

The work of CEU Associate Professor Christophe Heintz of the Department of Cognitive Science is featured in this U.S. News & World Report article on "prosepect theory" and how it might affect voting behavior. 

http://www.usnews.com/news/articles/2016-11-18/does-gambling-explain-votes-for-trump-brexit

EU Should Worry Over Rule of Law in Hungary, Germany’s Roth Says

Bloomberg's Zoltan Simon writes about German Deputy Foreign Minister Michael Roth's keynote speech at the "Effects of Conditionality and Post-Conditionality on the Quality of Democracy in EU Member States and Beyond" conference sponsored by CEU's Center for European Neighborhood Studies (CENS) and Friedrich Ebert Foundation (FES).