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The Performance of Democracies

March 6, 2014

Abstract: The Performance of Democracies is a research project that will start in May 2014. The project is funded by the European Research Council, the budget is 4.2 mil. Euro.

Moving From Access to Disclosure in the Information Age

March 1, 2013

AbstractEver since we started to organize ourselves socially, we have thought hard and long about how to ensure that we can develop checks on the power that we entrust to some in our organization,...

A Critique of Repressive Approaches to Combat Human Trafficking

March 14, 2012

Alison Brysk is the Mellichamp Chair in Global Governance, Global and International Studies at UC Santa Barbara.

Quality of Government. What it is - What you get - How to get it.

March 1, 2012

Abstract: Issues about “good governance” and anti-corruption have become central in the development and democracy agenda.

Why Nuclear Disarmament Matters

April 4, 2008

Since 2003 Dr. Blix has been chairman of the Weapons of Mass Destruction Commission (WMDC), an independent body funded by the Swedish government and based in Stockholm.

Russia's Capitalist Revolution: Why Market Reform Succeeded and Democracy Failed

February 13, 2008

Anders Åslund is specializing on postcommunist economic transformation, especially the Russian and Ukrainian economies.

"I did it my way:" Confession from a feminist tobacco control addict

December 7, 2007

Margaretha Haglund will be speaking, with the following Commissions present: Head if the National Tobacco Control Program in Sweden (1992-2007); WHO Euro-National Counterpart of Tobacco; Member of...

Why did Russia Succeed in Building a Market Economy But Not a Democracy?

January 31, 2007

Anders Åslund joined the Institute for International Economics in 2006.

Do Conflict Prevention Measures Matter?

March 9, 2005

Professor Peter Wallensteen of Uppsala University in Sweden will deliver a talk on the efficacy of conflict prevention strategies in the developing world.

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Laura Jakli Pre-doctoral Fellow, CDDRL