December 2, 2014
The study of public policy at CEU is rooted in the university’s mission to promote open societies as well as a conviction that a combination of different social science methods is required to address the complex challenges of reform and good governance. The decision to offer programs in public policy a decade ago also involved the practical recognition that on the global, national, and local levels of policymaking, there was – and is – an increasing demand for analysts from developing and transition countries.
November 18, 2014
Child trafficking doesn't mean selling babies to rich American parents. It means the exploitation and coercion of children. Zsuzsanna Vidra, research fellow at the Center for Policy Studies studies child trafficking in Hungary.
September 23, 2014
Edited by Julia Szalai, Senior Research Fellow at CEU’s Center for Policy Studies, and Claire Schiff, Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of Bordeaux, Migrant, Roma and Post-Colonial Youth in Education Across Europe compares the educational experiences of adolescents from a variety of 'visible' ethnic minority groups such as Roma in Central Europe, post-colonial minorities in France and England, Turks and Arabs in Germany, and recent immigrants in Scandinavia.
June 3, 2014
Students and faculty involved in two Policy Labs will present their research at the European Regional Conference of the International Federation of National Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) in Florence from June 3- 6, 2014. Policy Labs are a part of the compulsory practice requirement in the MA program in Public Policy. Supported by a mentor, students work in small teams of three or four to produce and present a piece of original research for an external client engaged in public policy advocacy, implementation and development.