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Entrepreneurialism, subject concentration, and the role of public funding in shaping the trajectory of European universities 

October 19, 2021
How does funding diversification influence horizontal differentiation in terms of subject concentration in European universities? The 12th  RISIS Research Seminar will take place on 11th November from 1.00 to 2.30 pm (CET)  and will focus on a presentation entitled Entrepreneurialism, subject concentration, and the role of public funding in shaping the trajectory of European universities of Roxana Diana Baltaru, University of Warwick, Radu Dragomir Manac, University of Essex and  Miruna Ivan, University of Essex. Iussi Kivistö, University of Tampere, is involved…

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RISIS METHODOLOGICAL COURSE on Themathic and spatial analysis of technologies: CALL FOR APPLICATION OPEN!

October 11, 2021
Patents provide powerful insights of technology development which is a key driver for economic growth as well as an important factor of economic analysis. In order to fully take advantage of these well-codified markers of new knowledge, it is necessary to master tools and methodologies to dig into patent information. The workshop aims at providing methodological and practical skills to analyse patent documents. It relies on the facilities RISIS Patent Database and the Cortext tool.…

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Students mobility in higher education: the crucial factors

September 22, 2021
What are the most crucial factors that determine the mobility of students? The 11th  RISIS Research Seminar will take place on 6th October from 12.30 to 2 pm (CET)  and will focus on a presentation entitled Institutional VS regional attractiveness: What factors are more important to increase the pool of mobile students in tertiary education?  of Mabel Sánchez Barrioluengo, Manchester Institute of Innovation Research (MIoIR) - Alliance Manchester Business School, The University of Manchester. Mattia Cattaneo, Università degli…

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Evaluation studies, potentials of the SIPER DATABASE

August 24, 2021
Which kinds of impacts play the most important role in recent evaluation studies? Which policy instruments are most frequently evaluated according to social and environmental impacts and what are the characteristics of the policy measures for which social and environmental impacts are evaluated?     The 8th RISIS Policymakers Session will take place on the 30th September in an online format (2 pm – 4 pm) with a presentation of  Dr. Susanne Bührer, Dr.Susanne Meyer, and Dr. Jakob Edler…

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Refugees access to higher education in Europe

September 1, 2021
How monitor the access to higher education of refugee’s communities in Europe?  The increasing educational need of young students is somehow registered at university level?     The 10th  RISIS Research Seminar will take place on 15th September from 12.30 to 2 pm (CET)  and will focus on Refugees access to higher education in Europe - Policy goals, data needs and some empirical results with a presentation of Agata Lambrechts, Institute for Public Communication, Università della Svizzera italiana, Lugano. Frans…

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