News

New publication of the institute associates

Darka Podmenik, PhD, external associate at the IRSA institute and Maruša Gorišek, young researcher, published an article in the journal Research in Social Change titled Is youth unemployment in EU countries structural?

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Geopolitical, socio-economic and cultural aspects of Covid-19

The following contribution was written during the research on socio-economic, geopolitical and cultural aspects of the current pandemic.

Why is Eastern (Central) Europe less affected by the pandemic?

 

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Dr. Frane Adam published a new book

Dr. Frane Adam published a new book at the Institute for developmental and strategic analysis, titled

Between meritocracy and populism

On the cacophony of data in the postfactual society

(Second, edited edition)

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Workshop on (highly educated) youth unemployment

Institute IRSA organized a workshop titled: Long-term unemplyoment of (higher educated) young people - an indicator of social crisis?

The even was prepared and moderated by dr. Darka Podmenik, external associate of IRSA

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IRSA workshop

In the time from November, 28. to November 30, the workshop for the members of program and project gruop at iRSA took place in Ljubljana. The main topic was Globalisation and Meritocracy, with the accent on four cases China, Sweden, Romania and Slovenia, a detailed workshop program can be viewed here.

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Round table on the role of social sciences

On March 14th (Thursday), a round table on the erosion of the importance and (future) role of social sciences took place at the premises of Institute IRSA.

 

 

The round table was organised by director of the Institute Frane Adam PhD, and attended by Zdravko Mlinar PhD, Matej Makarovič PhD, Igor Bahovec PhD, Gorazd Kovačič PhD, Ivan Bernik PhD, Darka Podmenik PhD, Franc Mali PhD in Andrej Pavletič PhD.

You can read more about the starting points of round table HERE.

The summary of contributions is accessible HERE.