The European Centre is publishing scientific reports, policy briefs, working papers, a bi-monthly newsletter and an Annual Report of Activities. Furthermore, individual researchers and research teams are distributing their findings regularly in books, peer-reviewed articles, blogs and stakeholder magazines.

Please refer to the Annual Report of Activities for earlier publications.



Language barriers and the occupational safety and health of posted workers

Posted workers face language barriers that significantly limit their capacity to realise and exercise their employment rights


Final report: Falling through the social safety net?

This study assesses the reform of the monetary social assistance benefit with regard to increasing take-up rates.


Peer Review Italy Key Messages

Key messages drawn from the Peer Review on bilateral agreements and other cross-border initiatives held in Trieste, Italy.


Socially innovative entrepreneurship

The ESF Transnational Platform has issued another policy papers that is resuming discussions held by the Thematic Network Employment (ETN). The paper Socially innovative entrepreneurship have been written by Anette Scoppetta, employment expert of the ETN and Leonard Geyer, researcher at the European Centre. The paper summarizes the state of play of EU Member States on innovative practices in the field of entrepreneurship and provides recommendations drawn by ETN members.


Distributive and fiscal impact of monetary family benefits in Austria

This Policy Brief looks at the fiscal costs and at the change in at-risk-of-poverty rates of different approaches to family welfare