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What are the economic consequences of EU enlargement?

[Date: 2008-09-01]

The aim of the ambitious MOVE (The Moving Frontier: the Changing Geography of Production in Labour Intensive Industries) project was to examine the impacts associated with the integration of economic activity in Europe.
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What role does humanities research play in society today?

[Date: 2008-08-29]

Since 2005, the annual HERA (Humanities in the European Research Area) conferences have brought together humanities scholars, policy-makers and other stakeholders to discuss the position and responsibility of humanities in a rapidly changing world. This year's conference (Strasbourg, 8-9 October 2008) is the first time researchers financed by major European research funders for the humanities will be participating.
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Making sense of the knowledge economy - European Research in action

[Date: 2008-07-09]

The aim of the Lisbon Strategy is to make Europe 'the most competitive and dynamic knowledge-based economy in the world, capable of sustainable economic growth with more and better jobs and greater social cohesion'.
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41 Nations in 1 Boat - NET4SOCIETY Afloat

[Date: 2008-07-09]

Network to foster cooperation among the National Contact Points (NCPs) for Socio-Economic Sciences and the Humanities in FP7. Read more...

The voice of female immigrants in Europe

[Date: 2008-07-09]

The FEMAGE (Needs for Female Immigrants and their Integration in Ageing Societies) project looked at ways of addressing some of the challenges affecting Europe's social cohesion and demographic future. Read more...