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Results: 1 - 20 of 74
Results: 1 - 20 of 74
  • ‘Individual sovereignty’ in pandemic times – A contradiction in terms?
    15 Oct 2020
    Over the past months, appeals to ‘individual sovereignty’ have brought together a wide range of political actors across Europe, united in their rejection of face masks, ‘social distancing’, and other forms of ...
  • ACES launches four new online lecture series
    7 Oct 2020
    ACES will continue to organise online lecture series. In the fall ACES will launch four new series on a variety of themes.
  • Three ACES affiliates receive ERC Starting Grant
    7 Sep 2020
    ACES affiliates Thijs Bol, Imke Harbers and Kristina Krause have received an ERC Starting Grant. A Starting Grant is a personal grant of about €1.5 million and provides research support to talented researchers for a ...
  • Boris Noordenbos
    Conspiracy theories and the socialist past
    3 Sep 2020
    Many classic conspiracy theories concern the withholding of information from the public. In Central and Eastern Europe, however, suspicion is more commonly aimed at outside influences. Thanks to an ERC Starting Grant ...
  • Online lecture series: Decolonising Europe part 2
    1 Sep 2020
    ACES launches the second part of its online lecture series Decolonising Europe. Starting 23 September, five bi-weekly panel sessions will be organised (four on Wednesday, one on Thursday afternoon) at which broad ...
  • Writer Philipp Blom to deliver first State of European Literature lecture
    26 Aug 2020
    On 18 September, the Faculty of Humanities is organising the State of European Literature for the first time, an annual lecture in which a renowned European writer will examine the significance of literature in ...
  • Multi-year research on visual heritage of Srebrenica
    28 Jul 2020
    Following the 25th commemoration of the genocide in Srebrenica on 11 July 2020, the Amsterdam Center for European Studies and the Amsterdam School for Regional, Transnational and European Studies (ARTES) and the ...
  • Four talented Humanities PhD candidates receive NWO funding
    24 Jul 2020
    Amir Taha (ARTES), Nadica Denić (ASCA), Evgeniia Khristoforova and Harriet Reynolds (both ACLC) have received funding for their doctoral research at the UvA through the NWO programme PhDs in the Humanities. ...
  • Saskia Bonjour elected member of the Executive Committee of the Council for European Studies
    20 Jul 2020
    Every two years, the CES membership votes to elect candidates for the Executive Committee. This year, they elected five members who will serve from July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2024. ACES Affiliate Saskia Bonjour is ...
  • Online Lecture Series: Decolonising Europe
    7 Jul 2020
    ACES launches a new online lecture series: Decolonising Europe in International Politics. Starting 17 June 2020, four weekly panel sessions and one book presentation will be organised on Wednesday afternoons. During ...
  • ACES provides Corona support for three postdocs
    30 Jun 2020
    ACES has made available financial support for three of its affiliated postdocs whose research has been seriously hampered by the Covid-19 pandemic. This support will enable the postdocs to finish their research ...
  • Collection of COVID-19 research from ACES
    26 Jun 2020
    As COVID-19 is spreading across the European continent, new perspectives and research on the European response become available. ACES will update this article with recent research publications and media appearances ...
  • Transforming Dutch youth care. Learning from Utrecht
    26 Jun 2020
    Since 2015, Dutch municipalities are responsible for all youth care. Most Dutch municipalities have made limited progress in achieving the main goals of the reform while also struggling with endemic budget deficits. ...
  • Is the EU ready for true subsidiarity?
    22 Jun 2020
    For anyone who cares about the European project, the fresh push by key EU member governments to establish a recovery fund is most welcome news, argue Roel Beetsma and George Koptis in VoxEU.
  • ACES and SPUI25 organised Virtual Visions of Europe Lecture Series on EU's response to corona
    4 Jun 2020
    ACES and SPUI25 have joined forces to organise a series of five roundtables: a Virtual Visions of Europe series on Pandemic Politics and Corona Crisis Response. In each roundtable ACES experts and external guests ...
  • Covid-19 lab testing
    The Role and Rule of Law in Pandemics
    25 May 2020
    (Last update: 20 July 2020) /\/\/\/\ Perhaps not always visible to or tangible for the general public, national, European and international law plays an important role in dealing with public health crises such as ...
  • SSM and the SRB accountability at European level: room for improvements?
    18 May 2020
    At the request by the European Parliament's Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs, Jonathan Zeitlin and Felipe Brito Bastos have published a Briefing Paper on accountability in the European Banking Union.
  • Call for abstracts for a special issue on ‘Governing “European values” inside data flows’
    7 May 2020
    The ACES Governing Europe theme group and the Institute for Information Law at the University of Amsterdam and the research project “The Governance of Big Data in Trade Agreements” at the University of Lucerne invite ...
  • EU solidarity in fighting COVID-19
    27 Mar 2020
    A survey conducted before the outbreak of the coronavirus crisis, shows Dutch citizens are prepared to give the EU a more central role in fighting an epidemic. An interdisciplinary research team from ACES conducted ...
  • Tracking the rise of Euroscepticism and support for the far-right
    4 Mar 2020
    Support for Eurosceptic and far-right political parties continues to rise across Europe, according to a new version of the PopuList, which was launched on 3 March. The PopuList is an international collaboration, led ...