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Jørgen Elklit Photo: University of Cape Town

2016.08.01 | People

Elklit still member of IPSA's executive committee

Jørgen Elklit has been re-elected to the International Political Science Association’s executive committee for the period 2016-2018.

2016.06.22 | People

4.6 million for EU project

Professor Jens Blom-Hansen receives a grant from the Danish Council for Independent Research for his project "The Core of the Union: The EU Commission and the Regulation of Europe". The amount granted is DKK 4,564,840.

2016.06.22 | Society and politics

Extra instruction time in school has a positive effect

New study from Aarhus BSS confirms the positive effect of extra instruction time in school on pupil's reading skills.

2016.05.26 | Research news

Why everyone wants to help the sick - but not the unemployed

New research from Aarhus BSS explains why healthcare costs are running out of control, while costs to unemployment protection are kept in line. The answer is found deep in our psychology, where powerful intuitions lead…


2016.08.18 | New Books

The Democratic Public Sphere

New book by Jørn Loftager, Thomas Olesen, Mads P. Sørensen and colleagues from AU.

2016.08.18 | New Books

Causal Case Study Methods

In this comprehensive reconstruction of causal case study methods like Comparative methods, Congruence Analysis and Process Tracing, Derek Beach and Rasmus Brun Pedersen delineate the differences among these methods,…


Fri 02 Sep
14:15-16:00 | Aarhus, Denmark
PhD defence: State-building in Fragile States: Strategies of Embedment
Maria-Louise Clausen will defend her PhD dissertation
Fri 16 Sep
14:15-16:00 | Aarhus, Denmark
PhD defence: Perceiving the Unobservable: How Partisanship and Daily Life Influence Citizens' Perceptions of the National Economy
Martin Bisgaard will defend his PhD dissertation
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