Past News

27 March 2018

Winners and losers from EU sanctions on Russia

On 27 February Francesco Giumelli, Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Groningen, Netherlands, and Visiting Professor at the Institute, delivered a lecture, “The Redistributive...

12 March 2018

Security and “security studies”

In “Security and ‘Security Studies’: Conceptual Evolution and Historical Transformation”, his contribution to the Oxford Handbook of International Security (Oxford University Press), Keith Krause, Professor...

22 February 2018

Promoting compliance in the European Union environmental sector

In the European Union (EU), environmental regulations suffer from a higher rate of non-compliance than any other sector. Understanding why this is so is a crucial, though insufficiently explored, issue....

19 February 2018

How do people rebel? Mechanisms of insurgent alliance formation

Why do people rebel against the state is a common question; how they rebel, much less so. In his PhD thesis, “No Good Deed Goes Undisputed: Property Relations and Insurgency in the Periphery”, Daniel Norfolk...

29 January 2018

Portrait: Anna Leander explores the politics of digital, aesthetic...

Professor Anna Leander joined the Graduate Institute in January. A specialist in International Political Sociology, she has a longstanding interest in the commercialisation of military/security matters...