Institute of Political Science



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Past Events

International Conference "Political Economy of International Organizations (PEIO)"

The chair of Political Economy has been already for the third time engaged in the organization of the international conference "Political Economy of International Organizations (PEIO)" which took place from January 28-30, 2010 in Washington (USA) details

Hot Models and Hard Conflicts - a symposium in honour of Hanspeter Kriesi

On June 26th, 2009 a symposium took place at the University of Zurich to promote a prolific exchange amongst distinguished scholars on past achievements and future perspectives in selected areas of research, such as elections and cleavage structures, social movements, comparative political economy, decision-making structures and Swiss politics. Contributors presented topical research from their field of specialization and discussed their personal approach to meeting the upcoming challenges.Read more