PASOS Blog

Towards a better governance in the EU?Towards a better governance in the EU?

February 22, 2013

The EUROFRAME group of research institutes has issued a call for papers in connection with its May 24th tenth annual Conference on Economic Policy Issues in the European Union. Deadline to submit an abstract is March 1.

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Open Government, Deeper Democracy reaches out to Western Balkans think-tanksOpen Government, Deeper Democracy reaches out to Western Balkans think-tanks

October 31, 2012

PASOS is reaching out to independent think-tanks in the Western Balkans to join us 9 November in Skopje for Open Government, Deeper Democracy, an international think-tanks’ and policymakers’ conference.

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So similiar, so different, so European

March 2, 2012

The European Commission recently released a short and rather sumptuous-looking video clip intended to sell Europeans on the idea that expanding the EU into those areas of Europe still outside the Union is a logical progression.

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Politics and nationalism, Russian-stylePolitics and nationalism, Russian-style

February 13, 2012

If you are interested in one possible scenario of how Russia — and the world for that matter — might look without Vladimir Putin in charge of the Russian Federation, you might find this political ad that is causing a stir on YouTube to be revealing.

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The Puzzle of MoldovaThe Puzzle of Moldova

November 23, 2011

Olga Shumylo-Tapiola, deputy chair of the PASOS board of directors and a visiting scholar at Carnegie Europe, has written an incisive analysis of the ongoing effort to name a president in Moldova. The Moldovan Jigsaw, which can be read online here at the Carnegie Europe website, looks at the motivations of the players in the […]

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Tymoshenko verdict draws reactions from PASOS analystsTymoshenko verdict draws reactions from PASOS analysts

October 20, 2011

The October 11 conviction of former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko to seven years in prison on charges of abusing her power has generated several commentaries from policy analysts connected with the PASOS network.

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Olga Shumylo-Tapiola on the Eastern Partnership SummitOlga Shumylo-Tapiola on the Eastern Partnership Summit

September 30, 2011

Olga Shumylo-Tapiola, a member of the PASOS Board of Directors and a visiting scholar at Carnegie Europe in Brussels, has written a commentary for Carnegie about the Eastern Partnership Summit underway in Warsaw.

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