Browsing articles from "February, 2015"

Workshop of the European Network for Conflict Research

Feb 28, 2015   //   by Anita Gohdes   //   General  //  Comments Off on Workshop of the European Network for Conflict Research

Sabine Carey is co-organising a workshop of the European Network for Conflict Research (ENCoRe) a the German Development Institute in Bonn, 5-7 March 2015. It brings together policymakers from different countries and backgrounds to discuss various topics related to armed conflict.

The programme can be found here.

New blog post on Washington Post’s Monkey Cage

Feb 25, 2015   //   by Anita Gohdes   //   General  //  Comments Off on New blog post on Washington Post’s Monkey Cage

Anita Gohdes has published a new blog post on the Washington Post’s Monkey Cage Blog, titled “When Internet Access becomes a weapon”.

Participation at the ECPR Winter School

Feb 13, 2015   //   by Anita Gohdes   //   General  //  Comments Off on Participation at the ECPR Winter School

Julia Semmelbeck, Anna-Lena Hönig, and Christian Gläßel are attending the ECPR Winter School in Methods and Techniques. The Winter School is held from the 13 to the 20 February 2015 at the University of Bamberg.

Upcoming Conference Presentations at the ISA

Feb 13, 2015   //   by Anita Gohdes   //   General  //  Comments Off on Upcoming Conference Presentations at the ISA

Sabine Carey will present two papers at the ISA Annual Convention, New Orleans:

  • “Predicting Civil War: Taking into Account Actors” (with Michael Colaresi and Neil Mitchell)
  • “The Role of the Informal Security Apparatus in Regime Change” (with Michael Colaresi)

Mascha Rauschenbach

  • Presenting the paper “Vote-Buying and Voter Intimidation: An Analysis of Strategic (De-)Mobilization in African Elections” (with Matthias Orlowski)

Anita Gohdes:

  • Presenting the paper “Information Control and Strategic State Repression”

Adam Scharpf:

  • Presenting the paper “Regimes, Rivalry, and Repression in Counterinsurgency Wars”

Sabine Carey participating in Contentious Politics Data Workshop

Feb 13, 2015   //   by Anita Gohdes   //   General  //  Comments Off on Sabine Carey participating in Contentious Politics Data Workshop

Sabine Carey is participating in the Contentious Politics Data Workshop at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, on 1 March 2015. The workshop is organised by Tom Carsey, Phil Schrodt and Sophia Lafferty-Hess.