February 14, 2017
Vera Messing and Zsuzsanna Arendas, research fellows at the Center for Policy Studies, participate in a research project titled “Bridging Young Roma and Business: Intervention for inclusion of Roma youth through employment in the private sector in Bulgaria and Hungary”. The project includes 3 organizations and received a total of EUR1,046,102.62 funding from European Commission’s DG Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion Program, and will run for 36 months.
January 17, 2017
The past plays a crucial role in understanding, developing and implementing regional economic development policies. History reveals path dependencies in regions' economies and informs about the successes and failures of policy instruments.
September 6, 2016
A consortium of six universities including CEU has been awarded funding of nearly two and a half million Euros under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 framework (Call H2020-SC6-REV-INEQUAL-2016-2017 Reversing Inequalities and Promoting Fairness) for a three year multidisciplinary research project entitled ETHOS – Towards the European THeory Of juStice and fairness.
June 14, 2016
Luca Varadi, visiting professor at CEU’s Nationalism Studies Program, has been awarded a Marie Sklodowska-Curie individual fellowship at CEU’s Nationalism Studies Program for her project entitled Dynamics of Development: Understanding Adolescents' Intergroup Attitudes, National Feelings, and Perception of Social Norms. The two-year project started on June 1 2016, and is supervised by Andras Kovacs, professor in the Nationalism Studies Program and Department of History at CEU.
June 13, 2016
The Fritz Thyssen Foundation has awarded a EUR 18,000 grant to the CEU Center for Religious Studies and the CEU Institute for Advanced Studies for their upcoming International Conference entitled Qurʾanic Manuscript Studies: State of the Field, planned for spring 2017.
May 30, 2016
Andrew Cartwright, co-director and research fellow at CEU’s Center for Policy Studies and Agnes Batory, research fellow at the Center for Policy Studies and professor at CEU’s School of Public Policy participate in a research project focusing on “The Impact of Cohesion Policy on EU Identification”. The project received € 2.4 million funding from European Commission’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Program, and will run for 27 months.
May 3, 2016
John Michael, research fellow at CEU’s Social Mind Center, has been awarded €1.4 million ERC Starting Independent Research Grant by the European Research Council: Seventh Framework Ideas Programme (FP7) for his project, entitled "An Integrative Framework for Modeling the Sense of Commitment".
February 23, 2016
Julia Szalai, senior research fellow at CEU's Center for Policy Studies and visiting professor in the Department of Political Science and National Studies Program, has been awarded a research fellowship at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York for academic year 2016-17. Szalai will conduct research in the Advanced Research Collaborative (ARC) of the Graduate Center's 'Inequalities' research priority.
December 14, 2015
CEU supports the initiative of the League of European Research Universities (LERU) calling upon all universities, research institutes, research funders and individual researchers to sign and promote their petition to the European Commission saying that research funding should go to research, not to publishers. The petition calls on the Dutch EU Presidency to prevent publishers from being paid twice for the same content: first, by selling costly subscriptions; second, by charging for making articles available in Golden Open Access.
December 1, 2015
Andrew Cartwright, co-director of CEU’s Center for Policy Studies, Sara Svensson, visiting professor in the School of Public Policy at CEU, and Julia Szalai, visiting professor in the Department of Political Science and Nationalism Studies Program and senior research fellow at CPS, participate in the SOLIDUS Research Project (Solidarity in European Societies: Empowerment, Social Justice and Citizenship) with 13 other partner institutions from Cyprus, Denmark, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain and the United Kingdom.