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Erfurt School of Education

"Digital Tapas Bar" goes into the 2nd round

Who is actually sitting in front of the screen? Why does nobody answer my question in the forum? When should I answer the many email inquiries about the seminar? The (first) digital summer semester is over and the next challenge is just around the…

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Willy Brandt School of Public Policy

Brandt School students present research at ECPR General Conference

Students from Dr. habil. Patrick A. Mello’s project group “The Politics of UN Sanctions” participated in a well attended academic panel at the General Conference of the European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) on August 24th, 2020.

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Willy Brandt School of Public Policy

Why we need to protect global supply chains in low carbon tech

COVID-19’s effects have caused global supply chains to buckle and break. Of the many sectors affected, one is particularly worrying — low-carbon energy.

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Willy Brandt School of Public Policy

Brandt-School welcomes Dr. Pau Palop-Garcia as the new research fellow

The Brandt-School welcomes Dr. Pau Palop-Garcia as the new research fellow.

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Willy Brandt School of Public Policy

Message from the Director to our newly incoming students

Our Director, Prof. Dr. Achim Kemmerling, wrote a personal letter to all prospective students addressing their current questions and uncertainties in times of the pandemic, and revealing our plans for the upcoming winter semester. Read the second…

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Willy Brandt School of Public Policy

Avoiding disaster while bracing for long-term impact: labour market policies in the Covid-19 crisis

Across the globe, the Covid-19 crisis has a devastating impact on labour markets, already affecting half the world population’s jobs and reducing incomes, including those in the informal sector, by as much as 60 percent. The shock is unevenly…

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Willy Brandt School of Public Policy

EU climate policy and the Global South: Policy recommendations for a just energy transition

Students from Professor Goldthaus Energy Transition Course, together with the IASS Potsdam, developed recommendations on how countries of the Global South should deal with the EU climate policy, more precisely possible carbon taxes.

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"Petrostates don’t have a resilient strategy for the post-carbon age"

"Petrostates don’t have a resilient strategy for the post-carbon age", Professor Andreas Goldthau tells Austria’s Kurier on August 15th, 2020.

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