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15 March 2019

Three Professors to Win Prestigious Prizes from the ISA

Professors Anna Leander, Elisabeth Prügl and Liliana Andonova (pictured, from left to right) from the International Relations/Political Science Department will be awarded prizes for their work at the upcoming International Studies Association (ISA) in Toronto, Canada on 27 March 2019. For her book, Governance Entrepreneurs: International Organizations and the Rise of Global Public-Private Partnerships,...
01 March 2019

Gender Experts and Gender Expertise

The rise of gender expertise and gender experts as a new profession is a significant and highly controversial phenomenon of contemporary feminist politics. In its latest special issue, the European Journal...

23 January 2019

Brexit Agony: Lessons Learned for Negotiators

Defeat in the House of Commons of the proposed Withdrawal Agreement between the UK and the EU was largely expected. And defeat there was, to an unprecedented extent in the House of Commons’ history. As...

14 January 2019

Securitisation in European Union Energy Policy

Has the European Commission become an agent of collective securitisation in EU energy policy? Stephanie Hofmann, Professor of International Relations and Political Science at the Graduate Institute, and...

13 December 2018

Is the Transition Over?

“Transition” has become a convenient trope or “buzzword” expressing both uncertainty and hope. It means not only the passage from one place or state or set of circumstances to another but also a sense...