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Use of Foresight to Align Research with Longer Term Policy Needs in Europe
ID: 225662
Start date: 2008-09-01, End date: 2011-02-28
The aim of this project is to pilot the use of foresight to align strategic and applied research with longer-term policy needs in Europe. It addresses a perceived gap in alignment under present arrangements and also argues that to develop, the European system needs a more con...
Programme: FP7-SSH
Record Number: 89953
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
European Firms In a Global Economy: Internal policies for external competitiveness
ID: 225551
Start date: 2008-09-01, End date: 2012-08-31
The chances of European countries to grow, prosper and provide well being to their citizens rest on the ability of their firms to become successful traders and producers in foreign markets within and outside the EU. This project examines the pattern of internationalisation of...
Programme: FP7-SSH
Record Number: 89378
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Scanning for Emerging Science and Technology Issues
ID: 225369
Start date: 2008-10-01, End date: 2011-06-30
Today’s societal developments are often influenced by improbable events with high impact. Recent examples are the “cartoon quarrel” and developments impacting energy security. These events are preceded by “weak signals” which are only partially discussed in policy, if at all,...
Programme: FP7-SSH
Record Number: 90364
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Impact of Networks, Globalisation, and their Interaction with EU Strategies
ID: 225368
Start date: 2009-01-01, End date: 2011-12-31
INGINEUS addresses the evolution of global production networks (GPNs) into global innovation networks (GINs), and the impact this new process of global capitalism has on knowledge intensive activities in the EU. Global sourcing and assembly arrangements have been around for s...
Programme: FP7-SSH
Record Number: 90186
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Institutional Changes and Trajectories of Socio-Economic development Models
ID: 225349
Start date: 2009-01-01, End date: 2012-03-31
The aim of the project is to analyse, within a comparative institutionalist analytical framework, the trajectories of socio-economic development models. Comparative analyses of forms of capitalism have underlined the diversity in institutional configurations. Within the EU, i...
Programme: FP7-SSH
Record Number: 90301
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Impact of Citizen Participation on Decision-Making in a Knowledge Intensive Policy Field
ID: 225327
Start date: 2009-01-01, End date: 2012-06-30
"Citizens, policy makers and social scientists often call for citizen participation for reasons of democratic legitimacy and effectiveness. An important field in which this has been claimed vigorously is science and technology policy. Thus, many countries witnessed the introd...
Programme: FP7-SSH
Record Number: 89948
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Multilateralism and the EU in the Contemporary Global Order
ID: 225267
Start date: 2009-02-01, End date: 2012-04-30
This project seeks to understand the EU’s contribution to effective multilateralism. We consider evolving and conflicting (culturally-defined) meanings of multilateralism; its uncertain future on a global scale; the EU system of external relations in the light of the Reform T...
Programme: FP7-SSH
Record Number: 90125
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Developing Europe's Rural Regions in the Era of Globalization: An Interpretative Model for Better Anticipating and Responding to Challenges for Regional Development in an Evolving International Context
ID: 225204
Start date: 2009-01-01, End date: 2011-12-31
Globalization is one of the key challenges facing rural regions in Europe, bringing significant social, economic, cultural and political changes. Current studies on the impact of globalization on rural regions tend to focus on specific sectors or processes or localities. The ...
Programme: FP7-SSH
Record Number: 89077
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Governance of shrinkage within a European context
ID: 225193
Start date: 2009-05-01, End date: 2012-04-30
It is the aim of SHRINK SMART to study the role of policies and governance systems in different types of shrinking urban regions. It is based on comparative case studies from seven urban regions throughout Europe with a focus on disadvantaged urban regions in Eastern and Sout...
Programme: FP7-SSH
Record Number: 90185
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Slave Trade Slavery Abolitions and their Legacies in European Histories and Identities
ID: 217624
Start date: 2008-03-01, End date: 2012-08-31
Ce projet a pour objet de replacer la traite et l’esclavage dans l’histoire de l’Europe : histoire globale à construire ; histoires nationales à mettre en relation entre elles et, dans le cas de la traite et de l’esclavage transatlantique, avec leurs colonies ou leurs zones d...
Programme: FP7-SSH
Record Number: 89509
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
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