Society

Xenophobia in European cities

Tuesday 21 November 2017 | Lorenzo Ferrari | OBC Transeuropa

On average, xenophobia is not rising in European cities - according to Eurobarometer. But there are exceptions and noteworthy counter-trends, especially in Southern Europe


Femicide in Europe is a widespread issue

Tuesday 28 November 2017 | Marzia Bona Alberto Burba | OBC Transeuropa

Regardless of the law, cases of femicide still fill the news: this worrying subject continues to arouse the interest of the media and international institutions, including those of Europe


Economy recovery is increasing social justice

Monday 27 November 2017 | Sergio Cebrián | VoxEurop

A large majority of European countries has improved poverty prevention and access to labour markets


Crisis? What crisis?

Wednesday 04 October 2017 | Giorgio Comai | OBC Transeuropa

The concept of 'crisis' has been dominating the last decade, but this may no longer be the case


The cost of commuting

Friday 06 January 2017 |

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


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.


Not only Erasmus. Where and why European students move abroad

Friday 13 October 2017 | Lorenzo Ferrari Marzia Bona | OBC Transeuropa

Many South-East European students enroll in foreign universities, but for most of them leaving the region remains only a dream


Balkan Barometer

Sunday 10 September 2017 |

Data on the perceptions of the Western Balkan business community and public opinion on several different topics


Europe still digitally divided

Friday 29 September 2017 | VoxEurop

Europeans are more and more connected to internet, but there still are huge gaps between regions and countries


Too many young people are NEETs

Friday 13 October 2017 | Aude Martin | Alternatives Economiques

They are neither working nor studying. Their population exploded with the crisis, especially in Southern Europe