Research News

18 May 2018

War beyond the human

Prof. Lauren Wilcox explores gender, race and the posthuman in drone warfare.

17 May 2018

Tracing the effects of IO financing reforms

Last April Cecilia Cannon was among the many Graduate Institute professors and researchers who went to San Francisco to contribute to the 2018 Annual Convention of the International Studies Association...

17 May 2018

Theorising Everyday Police Interactions with Geneva Sex Workers

Last April Mira Fey, along with many Graduate Institute professors and researchers, went to San Francisco to contribute to the 2018 Annual Convention of the International Studies Association (ISA), which...

15 May 2018

Gender and Resistance to Large-Scale Land Acquisitions in Cambodia

Last April Saba Joshi, along with many Graduate Institute professors and researchers, went to San Francisco to contribute to the 2018 Annual Convention of the International Studies Association (ISA), which...

15 May 2018

State-criminal collusions and violence in Mexico

Last April Claudia Pfeifer Cruz, along with many Graduate Institute professors and researchers, went to San Francisco to contribute to the 2018 Annual Convention of the International Studies Association...

30 April 2018

The blurred lines between faith-based and secular relief in the...

The present major humanitarian crisis in the Middle East has made Europe acutely aware, once again, of its entangled, multifaceted history with the region. Yet, scholars of the history of humanitarian...

30 April 2018

The legality of the use of force in armed conflict and occupation

Ka Lok Yip finds a fundamental disconnect between the dominant interpretation of the law and the reality of war that the law tries to regulate.

27 April 2018

Interdisciplinary PhD Colloquium on varieties of democratic experience

On 14 March 2018, the Albert Hirschman Centre on Democracy hosted its first Interdisciplinary PhD Colloquium of the year. Professor Michael Woolcock, lecturer in public policy at Harvard Kennedy School...

27 April 2018

“Europe is the place where evolution moves fastest and where...

Acclaimed Australian scientist, explorer and conservationist Tim Flannery is Fondation Segré Distinguished Visiting Professor at the Graduate Institute’s Centre for International Environmental Studies....

26 April 2018

Alexandre Swoboda, le bitcoin et un demi-siècle d’histoire financière

Nommé professeur d’économie à l’Institut de hautes études internationales en 1969, il en a été le directeur de 1990 à 1998. Ses intérêts portent sur la coordination des politiques macroéconomiques, la...