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Switzerland

Scholarly Publications

Naturalization fosters the long-term political integration of immigrants

September 2015

Does naturalization cause better political integration of immigrants into the host society?

The Swiss Miracle? Beyond Chocolate, Cheese, and Banking

April 2013

Comparative analysis of data frameworks for agricultural policy analysis: The WTO-notificaitons and the OECD's PSE database

December 2012

The OECD and the WTO have accumulated systematic data on the magnitude of support going to farmers as a result of farm policies.

Other Publications

When will European groups send flotillas to help people of North Korea and Syria?

July 2011

Freedom House’s Freedom in the World survey showcases an alarming decline in freedom, democracy and respect for human rights around the world for a fifth consecutive year.

News

New study links immigrant naturalization to long-term political integration

September 2015

One of the key policy debates in Europe centers on how best to integrate immigrants. The issue is particularly salient in Switzerland where immigrants make up almost 25% of the population.

Stanford student shares experiences from UN human rights training conference

January 2015

Lauren Wedekind is a Stanford undergraduate studying Human Biology and Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law.

Call for papers: Conference on human capital & ageing

July 2014

Shorenstein APARC’s Asia Health Policy Program co-organizes an annual conference and issue of the Journal of the Economics of Ageing focused on the challenges facing ageing societies worldwide....

Events

The European Parliament after Lisbon (and before)

May 29, 2014

This seminar is part of the "European Governance" program series.

Workshop on Immigration and Citizenship

May 7, 2014

Workshop Goals On the first day, develop a set of research interventions (surveys, experiments, archival searches, participant observations, etc.) that will gain some leverage in measuring...

Putin's Russia: The Challenges Of Engagement

October 17, 2013

John Sloan was appointed Canada’s ambassador to the Russian Federation, Armenia and Uzbekistan in August 2010.

Projects

Semantic Information Systems and Visualization

Business InformaticsIn today’s businesses information technology plays a central role.
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