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Claudio Radaelli will take part in a conference organized by the Regulatory Scrutiny Boardin Brussels on 20 March 2017
Claudio Radaelli will give a talk titled "Fixing regulations" during an event part of British Science Week and ERC Week in the Alumni Auditorium, Forum, University of Exeter Streatham Campus, Monday 13 March 2017, 19.00 - 20.30
Rules and regulations are essential to a sustainable economy and society. However they also generate burdens. This is why the regulatory reform agenda has become a priority for the government. Brexit provides both opportunities and challenges in terms of getting regulations right. In his presentation Claudio will reflect with the audience on his research on regulatory reform have generated engagement with policy-makers and a new type of ‘regulatory conversation’.
Dr. Baldoli honoured with the Hutton Prize on 23 Feb 2017 at 6 p.m, in Reed Hall, University of Exeter. The Hutton Prize for Excellence is awarded annually to a Politics, Business or Law undergraduate or postgraduate, and seeks to reward, encourage and inspire those who put ethical conduct and transparency at the forefront of government, business and the professions. The prize consists of one Troy ounce of gold formed into a medal, and is awarded following scrupulous assessment by the committee, who determine which dissertation best meets the ethics and good governance criteria.
Roundtable "The Future of Public Policy - Evidence-Based Policy and Public Policy Analysis" Milan, 17 March 2017
Claire Dunlop and Claudio Radaelli will be discussants at the roundtable: "The Future of Public Policy - Evidence-Based Policy and Public Policy Analysis" in Milan, 17 March 2017.
IPPA launches its first-ever Book Award for Public Policy. This award celebrates the best original public policy research in a volume-format published between 1 Jan 2015 and 31 December 2016. The award-winning volume will be celebrated with a dedicated panel at the ICPP in Singapore. Deadline: 15 February, 2017. The jury: Claudio Radaelli (Chair, University of Exeter, UK), Laura Chaqués-Bonafont (University of Barcelona and IBEI) and Chris Weible (University of Denver, USA).
For the Career Awards, the jury is composed of Claudio Radaelli (Chair, University of Exeter), Susana Borras, Bryan D. Jones (University of Texas) and Brian Head (University of Queensland).
Call for abstracts: "The Jean Monnet Fellowship Programme@25" Alumni Conference, EUI Florence, 22-23 June, 2017
Claudio Radaelli (Exeter) and Michelle Cini (Bristol) are convening a panel on the theme "Public Policy, Institutions, Processes, and Practitioners" at the RSC Alumni conference for the 25th anniversary of the Jean Monnet Programme.
The World Bank Group announced the launch of their inaugural Global Regulatory Impact Assessment Awards a few days ago. This is a collaboration between World Bank and our Centre for European Governance. See their announcement here: http://www.worldbank.org/en/events/2016/12/20/the-2017-global-ria-award
Talk on "Politicized Bureaucracy in a Merit-based System: Permanent Secretaries" by Dr Nick Petrovsky, University of Kentucky
The talk will look at the relationship between politicians and bureaucrats and consider the appropriate use of political appointment and neutral competence, which is highly topical in many countries’ public administration systems. The talk with draw on research as part of the Structure and Organisation of Government Project, illustrated by recent findings from UK central government.
The workshop "Mechanisms and Outcomes of Learning in Public Policy" will take place Thursday 19th January 2017, at the British Academy, London, and is organized by Claire Dunlop and Claudio Radaelli (Exeter) and Philipp Trein (Lausanne) supported by Ed Page FBA.
This was the follow-up to the conference that took place at the House of Commons on November 11th.
This was the first of two conferences covering the Digital Single Market.
A University of Exeter researcher has been appointed to be part of a group of leading academics who will provide expert analysis ahead of the forthcoming EU referendum.
A human rights conference held at the Italian Parliament at the end of July heard from Professor Claudio Radaelli, head of the Centre for European Governance, and Laura Harth, a PhD student at Exeter
Alison Harcourt has been awarded £462,921 by the ESRC for a new project on International professional fora: a study of civil society organisation participation in internet governance
Professor Claudio Radaelli, director of the Centre for European Governance, last week provided a briefing session at the Italian think tank ASTRID, where participants included members of the Italian government.
Politics Associate Professor Claire Dunlop recently helped organise the Social Innovation Research Conference (SIRC) at Fudan University in Shanghai.
Doctoral student, Jonathan Kamkhaji, has worked on a WB assignment in Botswana concerning regulatory reform and business climate.
The Centre has developed links with the World Bank over the years and produced scientific papers for their regulatory reform programmes – as evidenced by our REF-2014 submission.
This public engagement event brought together Elisabeth Sweeney of the European Parliament’s Information Office and members of Exeter’s University of the 3rd Age (U3A) to explore situations where we wrongly believe that the European Union (EU) is responsible for initiatives that come from other places
Politics academics from the University of Exeter were involved in leading a three day political science workshop in partnership with Nazarbayev University in Astana, Kazakhstan.
Politics undergraduates involved in a simulation on Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)
The aim of the simulation is to work with real-life situations and to provide an opportunity for students to engage with and directly apply the materials they have learnt.
New research from the University of Exeter reveals some of the complex reasons why health and safety regulations are used incorrectly and blamed for over-the-top decisions.
Dr Claire Dunlop hosted a public engagement event which brought together civil servants from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and members of Exeter’s University of the 3rd Age (U3A) to explore the roots of health and safety myths.
Professor Claudio Radaelli will travel to Portugal to present a major report on lawmaking and smart regulation.
20 October 2014
Call for participants will follow soon. Grants available for early career researchers.
The Secretary of State for Culture, Media & Sport and Exeter graduate, The Rt Hon Sajid Javid MP, returned to campus to discuss the top political issues with current students.
A University of Exeter student enabled citizens and students from Bulgaria living in the South West to vote in the recent Bulgarian General Elections by creating a voting station in Exeter.
New grant to support the development of new research trends in the area of media and communications policy
11 February 2014
Politics doctoral student, Veronique Wavre, has been awarded a "Rapid Response Grant" by the International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR) with the support of the Media Program of the Open Society Foundations (OSF).
9 January 2014
Professor Harcourt argues that the European Commission should encourage transparency and Co-ordination in media ownership on LSE's media blog