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Environment - Politics - 25.05.2022
How inequality is fuelling climate change
How inequality is fuelling climate change
Inequality is linked to more greenhouse gas emissions and tackling inequality is an integral part of combatting climate change, argues a new study by researchers at UCL and Salem State University, Massachusetts. The research, published today in the peer-reviewed journal One Earth , identifies multiple pathways by which inequality leads to more emissions, bringing together evidence from different fields.

Politics - 25.05.2022
U-M experts: What to know about fraudulent petitions for 5 gubernatorial candidates in Michigan
FACULTY Q&A Five Republican candidates for governor in Michigan failed to file enough valid nominating signatures and should not qualify for the August primary election, according to state election officials.

Politics - 23.05.2022
Window of opportunity closing amid the China alternative
Window of opportunity closing amid the China alternative
On the eve of a book launch, a leading academic said the clock is already ticking on how a new Australian government will react to the influence of China in the Pacific.

Politics - 23.05.2022
Increased army mechanization reduces the risk of a coup d’état
The study, involving Abel Escribà-Folch, a professor with the UPF Department of Political and Social Sciences, is one of the first to relate the structure of military forces and coups.

Innovation - Politics - 19.05.2022

Politics - Agronomy / Food Science - 19.05.2022
The profound effects of the war in Ukraine
The profound effects of the war in Ukraine
The prolonged violence is shaking up global political alliances, driving food insecurity, and upending the lives of millions of refugees, Johns Hopkins experts said during a live briefing May 17 The

Politics - 18.05.2022
Women could hold keys to election win
Women could hold keys to election win
Women could hold the keys to the Lodge and election victory this Saturday, with new  a nalysis  from The Australian National University (ANU) showing female voters are three times more likely than men to have not yet decided who they'll vote for.

Politics - 16.05.2022
Success for Politics at Manchester in the Research Excellence Framework
Politics at The University of Manchester has confirmed its reputation as one of the largest and strongest centres for political expertise in the UK in the government's Research Excellence Framework (

Politics - Social Sciences - 13.05.2022
From political polarization to affective polarization. How did we get to the current situation?
Mariano Torcal and Josep Maria Comellas, researchers at the UPF Research and Expertise Centre for Survey Methodology (RECSM), are the authors of an introductory article for a special issue of the jou

Administration - Politics - 12.05.2022
EU regulation around AI and global dependence
EU regulation around AI and global dependence
Developments in the field of Artificial Intelligence (AI) are moving quickly. This leads to positive things, such as faster detection of cancer, for example.

Innovation - Politics - 12.05.2022
Four UvA professors appointed members of KNAW
Four UvA professors appointed members of KNAW
UvA professors Daniel Bonn, Marieke de Goede, Amade M'charek and Sonja Smets have been selected as new members by the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW).

Politics - Innovation - 12.05.2022
SAIS to host U.S.-ASEAN Institute for Rising Leaders
Johns Hopkins SAIS to host newly created U.S.-ASEAN Institute for Rising Leaders Starting in 2023, the institute will bring approximately 30 mid-career public service professionals from 10 Southeast

Politics - 11.05.2022
Politics, Persuasion and the Press
As a Carnegie Mellon University student absorbing knowledge in the seats of Baker Hall, Dan Gilman didn't know the first thing about local government.

Politics - Health - 04.05.2022
How did 'settled law' get unsettled?
How did ’settled law’ get unsettled?
Roe v. Wade: How did 'settled law' get unsettled? The conservative movement carefully orchestrated the end of abortion rights over decades, using the women's suffrage playbook, says political

Politics - 04.05.2022
Mentioning ’white privilege’ increases online polarization
If there's an online discussion about race, using the term "white privilege” can create a polarized situation, say University of Michigan researchers. The mention of white privilege can create internet discussions that are less constructive, more polarized and less supportive of racially progressive policies, says Christopher Quarles , a doctoral candidate at the School of Information and the study's lead author.

Social Sciences - Politics - 03.05.2022
Brownbag: Is Southeastern Model of Punishment Too Harsh?
13:00 - 14:00 VeranstalterIn Zentrum für Südosteuropastudien, SOEGA & Südosteuropa-Gesellschaft Veranstaltungsort: HS 04.

Politics - 02.05.2022
Attack on LGBTQ+ rights: The politics and psychology of a backlash
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, a rising star of America's hard-right conservative movement, signs the so-called "Don't Say Gay” bill.

Campus - Politics - 29.04.2022

Politics - Administration - 28.04.2022
The appointment of ministers between 1977 and 2021 has underrepresented multilingual areas
The appointment of ministers between 1977 and 2021 has underrepresented multilingual areas
A study in which the professor of the Department of Constitutional Law and Political Science and Administration Juan Rodríguez Teruel participates shows that there is no equitable geographical distribution of the plurality of the Spanish State in the appointment of ministers.

Politics - 26.04.2022
Bundling conflict research on Eastern Europe
Bundling conflict research on Eastern Europe
In a nationwide research network on and Research (BMBF) with around three million euros, six institutions across Germany - including the University of Jena - will bundle and further develop research on conflicts in Eastern Europe over the next four years.

Health - Politics - 26.04.2022

Politics - 21.04.2022
Citizen Lab unearths spyware attacks against Catalan politicians, U.K. government: The New Yorker
The University of Toronto's Citizen Lab, based at the Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy,  is highlighted in a New Yorker feature by journalist and author Ronan Farrow that explored th

Politics - 20.04.2022
Warwick academic helps to shape global democracy benchmark report on Albania
Western Balkans expert Dr Andi Hoxhaj is one of the contributors to the 2022 Freedom House Nations in Transit Report, an annual expert assessment of the state of democracy in the region stretching from Central Europe to Central Asia [ published today].

Politics - Environment - 19.04.2022

Politics - 12.04.2022
Expert insight: Five areas where Canada needs to step up on the war in Ukraine
Bucha main street after Russian invasion of Ukraine, Oleksandr Ratushniak - Wikimedia Commons Russian atrocities against Ukrainians are increasingly coming to light.

Campus - Politics - 12.04.2022
Minkah Makalani ventures beyond what can be imagined
Minkah Makalani ventures beyond what can be imagined
The new director of the interdisciplinary Johns Hopkins Center for Africana Studies has seen firsthand how collaboration between the academy and the community can yield ideas unfettered by preconceiv