Society

Most Western Europeans favor at least some restrictions on Muslim women’s religious clothing

Monday 17 September 2018 | VoxEurop

Most non-Muslim adults in Western Europe favor at least some restrictions on the religious clothing of Muslim women who live in their country


190 million Europeans have never been abroad 

Thursday 21 June 2018 | Lorenzo Ferrari
| OBC Transeuropa

Erasmus, the end of roaming charges, the convenience of the euro: the rhetoric promoting the benefits of European integration only really addresses those citizens who regularly travel to other EU countries. In fact, 37 percent of EU citizens have never been outside their own country.


How Bolivia and Rwanda leave the German Bundestag in the dust 

Monday 06 November 2017 | Marcel Pauly
Marie Segger
Patrick Stotz
| Spiegel Online

The new Bundestag is fairly average – at least as far as the proportion of women and young MPs is concerned. An international comparison shows that, elsewhere, things are done differently.


The cost of commuting

Saturday 01 July 2017 | OBC Transeuropa

Tracking the cost: how UK commuter rail costs compare to other European countries


To what extent do European students depend on their families?  in depth

Tuesday 17 July 2018 | Samuel Silva
| Publico

Almost half of European students depend on their families in order to meet their costs, and more than a third live with their parents. This phenomenon is particularly acute in the South, though certainly not unique to the region.


Ten graphs to understand the Greek crisis 

Friday 24 August 2018 | Guillaume Duval
| Alternatives Economiques

On August 20th, Greece stepped out from under the supervision of the Troika. Its intervention will go down in history as a model of what not to do when you really want to help a nation recover.


All over Europe, housing has become all too expensive 

Thursday 14 December 2017 | Aude Martin
| Alternatives Economiques

In most of EU countries rents and houses' price are growing faster than income. And finding a place to live has become an issue.


The European Perinatal Health Report - EuroPeristat

Thursday 12 April 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

The Euro-Peristat report presents data on perinatal health in 26 EU members plus Iceland, Norway and Switzerland.


Annual survey of the European Observatory on Homelessness

Monday 07 May 2018 | Alternatives Economiques

The European Homeless Journal has been published since 2007 by the European Observatory on Homelessness. 


Nationalists’ hostility over religious minorities on the rise in Europe 

Saturday 23 June 2018 | Gian-Paolo Accardo
| VoxEurop

According to a recent study by Pew Research Center, “2016 saw an uptick in nationalist activities around the globe”, and especially in Europe.