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Media coverage of STYLE project – Irish Times

The Irish Times has covered the issue of youth unemployment in Ireland, based on research carried out by Economic and Social Research Institute researchers. Overqualified: Workers who know too much »

European Workforce Development Policies: Lessons for the United States Panel Summary

Kari P Hadjivassiliou was invited to take part in the Panel on ‘European Workforce Development Policies: Lessons for the United States’ at the conference, Transforming U.S. Workforce Development Policies for the 21st Century. This conference, held on 15-17 October 2014 in New Jersey (Rutgers University), was cosponsored by the Federal Reserve Banks of Atlanta and Kansas City and the John J. Heldrich Center for Workforce Development at Rutgers University. Following this Conference the Heldrich Center for Workforce Development has just produced a 25-minute DVD highlighting the challenges facing workers, job seekers, including young people, and businesses in both the US and EU as well as policy... »

EU Prize for Women Innovators 2016 Launched

The contest is on! Apply now to get a chance to win one of the three prizes! With the EU Prize for Women Innovators, the European Commission wants to give public recognition to outstanding women entrepreneurs who brought their innovative ideas to the market. The aim is to inspire other women to follow in their footsteps ec.europa.eu women-innovators »

Professor Martin Seeleib-Kaiser (Oxford University) and Lisa Nandy MP discuss EU migration

Professor Martin Seeleib-Kaiser (Oxford University) and Lisa Nandy MP discuss EU migration and what the real issues are. The event was organised by the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung London Office and Compass. It was also the launch of the SEJ Research Essay on the same topic (http://www.social-europe.eu/re-no-2-s…) www.youtube.com/watch Martin Seeleib-Kaiser and Lisa Nandy MP »

Erasmus Impact article inEurope

Jackie O’Reilly was interviewed on Erasmus Impact by Rikke Mathiassen. http://publications.europeintheworld.com/exchange-students-jump-ahead-job-queue/ Links – Erasmus Impact Study http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-14-1025_en.htm http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_SPEECH-14-611_en.htm http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_MEMO-14-534_en.htm »