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Publication: "Ten years of federalism reform in Germany"

News from Nov 24, 2016


Tagung zum deutschen Bundesstaat

Am 19. und 20. Januar 2017 veranstalten Prof. Dr. Arthur Benz (TU Darmstadt), Prof. Dr. Nathalie Behnke (Universität Konstanz), Felix Knüpling (Forum of Federations) und Prof. Dr. Sabine Kropp (FU Berlin) eine Tagung zu Bestandsaufnahme und Perspektiven der föderativen Ordnung in Deutschland. ...

News from Nov 10, 2016


Non-state actors' involvement in Russia is encouraged – but controlled

News from Jul 04, 2016


Workshop:‘Political Elites and Institutions in Multi-Level Countries: A Comparative Perspective’

December 3-4, 2015, Freie Universität Berlin, Garystraße 35, Henry-Ford-Bau, Konferenzraum III, Organizers: Elena Semenova and Sabine Kropp (Freie Universität Berlin) For registration to the workshop, please contact elena.semenova@fu-berlin.de Program Poster Flyer

News from Nov 25, 2015


Symposium "Parlament im Wandel" Symposium "Parliament in Transition" took place on November 17, 2015

News from Nov 17, 2015


Presentation of the book: "Das Teilen beherrschen - Analysen zur Reform des Finanzausgleiches "

News from Nov 04, 2015


New Publication - Das Teilen beherrschen

Geißler / Knüpling / Kropp / Wieland Das Teilen beherrschen - Analysen zur Reform des Finanzausgleichs 2019 Edited by Dr. René Geißler, Felix Knüpling, Prof. Dr. Sabine Kropp, Prof. Dr. Joachim Wieland 2015, 358 pages, ISBN 978-3-8487-1861-0, 69,- €

News from Jun 04, 2015


New Publication - Citizen Participation in Multi-Level Democracies

Citizen Participation in Multi-level Democracies Edited by Cristina Fraenkel-Haeberle, Sabine Kropp, Francesco Palermo and Karl-Peter Sommermann Citizen Participation in Multi-level Democracies offers an overview of new forms of participatory democracy in federally and regionally organised ...

News from Apr 16, 2015


Conference on Bund-Länder-Financial Relations, moderated by Sabine Kropp

News from Nov 25, 2014


Results of the conference "role or regional parliaments"

News from Oct 17, 2014


Conference: Governance and Corporate Responsibility in Russia

News from Oct 17, 2014


New Publication: Patterns of Administrative Culture

König / Kropp / Kuhlmann / Reichard / Sommermann / Ziekow Patterns of Administrative Culture Interdisciplinary discourse about cultural forms of public administrations Edited by Klaus König, Sabine Kropp, Sabine Kuhlmann, Christoph Reichard, Karl-Peter Sommermann, Prof. Dr. Jan Ziekow 2014, 630 ...

News from May 07, 2014


Research project: Governance in Russian regions

The Metro Foundation finances a research project on "Governance in Russian regions" (January 2014 - April 2015). It looks into different forms of governance and their behavior under various forms of vertical power in several Russian regions. As a database, 13 case studies about policy comparisons ...

News from Jan 15, 2014


New Publication: Parliamentary Elites in Central and Eastern Europe

Legislators are entrusted with key parliamentary functions and are important figures in the decision-making process. Their behaviour as political elites is as much responsible for the failures and successes of the new democracies as their institutional designs and constitutional reforms. This book ...

News from Dec 11, 2013


New Publication: Knowledge and Expertise

The quality of political decision-making heavily depends on how well relevant actors are able to generate and use key knowledge. Against this background, the book collects the newest analyses and concepts of the field.        

News from Dec 10, 2013


New Publication: Parliamentary Control and the European Union

The exercise of control is one of the most important functions of parliaments. However, in recent years their influence has been minimized by the effects of increased European integration. Ater the Treaty of Lisbon, this book looks at differing concepts of control of parliaments within the European ...

News from Dec 09, 2013


IPSA World Congress

The IPSA World Congress takes place on July 19 - 24, 2014 in Montreal, Canada. The Congress Theme is "Challenges of Contemporary Governance". The panel on “Federalism, Democracy, and Authoritarianism – Tensions and Dynamics” is chaired by Prof. Dr. Arthur Benz and Prof. Dr. Sabine Kropp.

News from Nov 16, 2013