20 February 2017: Debate Café Post-truth – What Counts for People: Expertise or Populist Opinion?

20 February 2017: Debate Café Post-truth – What Counts for People: Expertise or Populist Opinion?

With this edition of the Debate Café, Studium Generale and SCOPE Economics would like to direct attention to the topic of post-truth and how society should deal with it. The event will take place on Monday, 20th February 2017, 20.00h

20 April 2017: CERiM Annual Conference – Contestation of Expertise in the European Union

20 April 2017: CERiM Annual Conference – Contestation of Expertise in the European Union

Contestation of Expertise in the European Union: Policy-making between evidence-based decision-making and post-truth politics  Expertise increasingly faces a contested role in decision-making and public debate. On the one hand, hardly any policy can be conceived today without expert consultation, yet on

09 February 2017: Maastricht Monnet Lecture by European Ombudsman Emily O’Reilly

09 February 2017: Maastricht Monnet Lecture by European Ombudsman Emily O’Reilly

CERiM is honoured to welcome European Ombudsman Emily O’Reilly as a guest speaker in its on-going Maastricht Monnet Lecture series with a lecture entitled: ”Will the EU survive another 25 years?”. O’Reilly, assumed office in October 2013 as the European Ombudsman in