Apply for a PhD in Public Policy at my school

The Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy is currently welcoming applications for PhDs in Public Policy. You can find more on the requirements at our school website. The deadline for applications is the 15 December 2013. Unlike with a number of other programmes, there is a stipend of 2,000 Singapore Dollars per month. This…

Doing research at the Indonesian parliament (DPR)

A few suggestions for those doing research at the Indonesian parliament (DPR): – use BBM to stay in touch with people. Meetings get arranged (and canceled) shortnotice and as you go along. – Email is not a reliable mode of communication. Be prepared to call and/or meet people in person. – almost nothing works without…

Literature on the EU budget

For some time now I have been looking out for good standard books or articles on the politics of the EU budget process. Still, I am left a little clueless. Either there is hardly anything available or I continue to oversee it. Please help me if you know of more publications in English, German or…

European Legislative Politics Research Group

ELPRG is a network of younger researchers with a common interest in legislative politics in the European Union (EU). The aim of the research group is to further our understanding of EU legislative politics, i.e. of the interaction between the EU institutions in the legislative decision-making processes Their website has an excellent link to voting…