News and Events


Mark Sanders
10 October 2018
Mark Sanders takes one hour of your time to introduce the academic work of the winners of the Nobel Prize in Economics 2018: William Nordhaus and Paul Romer.
VPRO Tegenlicht: Ons gemeengoed. Aflevering van 1 april 2018
8 October 2018
VPRO Tegenlicht has just launched the international version of the Backlight documentary 'Our Common Good', with Tine de Moor.
3 October 2018
Why People Radicalize, written by research social psychologist and law professor Kees van den Bos, explains how the radicalization process develops.
28 September 2018
In July 2018 a special issue of journal 'Memory Studies' has been published, edited by Prof Astrid Erll and Prof Ann Rigney.
27 September 2018
Climate change is also a matter of ethics, argues Prof Ingrid Robeyns.


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15 October 2018 09:00 - 23 November 2018 17:00
The tenth call for proposals for the ‘Seed Money’ initiative of strategic theme Institutions for Open Societies is now open.
18 October 2018 12:30 - 18:00
Anat Admati (Stanford) will speak on Financial Crises and the Politics of Banking during the Prof. F. de Vries Lecture 2018.
UGlobe Studium Generale A shattered world
22 October 2018 20:00 - 21:30
The Turkish president Erdogan is now more powerful than ever. How resilient is the Turkish democracy? With legal scholar Prof Başak Çalı.
26 October 2018 12:30 - 17:40
The workshop contributes to IOS-work on urgent societal issues that require fundamental scientific research.
Earth System Governance
31 October 2018 09:00 - 4 November 2018 17:00
The Winter School will combine a series of highly stimulating lectures and dialogues with interactive ‘writeshops’ focusing on participants’ work-in-progress.