Past Events

The future of posting: Third country nationals in the spotlight

The European Centre organised a seminar on the future of posting. It focused on the persistent and under-researched trend of recruiting and posting of third-country nationals to work in the single European market.

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Tim Huijts: Social inequalities in health in Europe: patterns, explanations and implications

In this seminar, Tim Huijts presented data on patterns of social inequality in health in Europe, drawing on a recent European Social Survey module on social determinants of health and on findings from the NORFACE-funded HiNews project.

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Enkeleida Tahiraj: Universal Basic Income: A discussion on the Western Balkans

This presentation discussed the feasibility of Universal Basic Income (UBI) proposals in the Western Balkans, drawing on local initiatives and current welfare provisions in the ground.

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Decent work for young people

The Ministry of Social Affairs, Health, Care and Consumer Protection, the European Centre and the Johannes Kepler University Linz organised a multi-stakeholder workshop on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as regards decent work for young people.

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Sonja Spitzer: Who is telling the truth? Biases in self-reported physical and cognitive health status of older Europeans

The analysis utilised micro data from the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe to compare performance-tested outcomes of mobility and memory with their self-reported equivalents of the population 50+ in 19 European countries.

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