Upcoming 5 days
ESOP seminar. Niels Johannesen is a professor at the University of Copenhagen. He will present a paper entitled "Tax evasion and inequality", co-authored by Annette Alstadsæter, and Grabiel Zucman,
Will the radicalization of Indonesian Islam influence the 2019 presidential elections?
Unfortunately this IMB Distinguished Seminar has been cancelled.
Professor Michael Zürn from the Berlin Social Science Center (WZB) will present the main findings from his newly published book on the current crisis of global governance.
Tenured associate professor Richard Dawid is visiting the Science Studies Colloquium Series. Dawid is professor of philosophy of science at Stockholm University. He holds a PhD in theoretical physics from the University of Vienna. After some years as a phyisicist at the TU Munich and the Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, he switched to philosophy in 2000. He worked as a philosopher of science at the University of Vienna and the MCMP Munich before coming to Stockholm in 2016.
Asianettverket og IKOS inviterer til boklanseringen og debatt om det indiske mirakel og dets bakside med utgangspunkt i en ny svensk bok om Indias moderne historie, redigert av Staffan Lindberg og Lars Eklund.
Luísa Tiago de Oliveira from ISCTE - Lisbon University Institute will be talking about the genesis and the consequences of the 25th of April 1974 in Portugal for European, African and global history.
CAN A HUMAN RIGHTS BASED APPROACH ACCELERATE REDUCTION OF UNDERNUTRITION AND OBESITY?
The seminar is open to everybody and free of charge, but online registration is required.
Workshop at UiO, 26-27 April 2018
M.A. in Economics Christine Mee Lie will defend her thesis Pursuing green growth and innovation: The role of policy. Empirical evidence from South Korea.
This lecture by Agnese Haijima will explore Japanese approach towards nature through the phenomenon of tsubo-niwa – translated in a variety of ways: “courtyard gardens”, “small gardens in a limited space”, “pocket gardens”. Open for all.
Welcome to guest lecture with professor Ellen Lewin (University of Iowa): “Just as I Am”: Revealing Authentic Selves in the Fellowship of Affirming Ministries.
An extra lecture in Portuguese on the social movements in Portugal after the Carnation revolution of 25 April 1974, by Professor Luísa Tiago de Oliveira from ISCTE-IUL.
Further upcoming events
What has been the impact of the SDGs on policy formulation in Malawi, and what are the linkages between aid, taxation and private investments in securing funding for their implementation?
Is it difficult to set aside time to write? The Academic Writing Centre arranges biweekly “Shut Up & Write” sessions.
Professor Sarah Hibberd (University of Bristol) will give a seminar on academic writing and publishing.
Information regarding program and time will be announced soon
The book launch will include a panel discussion on the topic:
‘Staging morality in the 1920s and 2020s: should opera be political?’
Panel speakers include: Peter Edwards (University of Oslo), Peter Franklin (University of Oxford), Sarah Hibberd (University of Bristol), Astrid Kvalbein (NMH) and Aksel Tollåli (Oslo). The event is introduced and moderated by Hallgjerd Aksnes (University of Oslo).
ESOP seminar. Francesco Decarolis is an Associate Professor at Bocconi University. He will present a paper entitled "Past performance and procurement outcomes", co-authored by Giancarlo Spagnolo and Riccardo Pacini.