Society

With Interrail the art of travel is slowly finding its place in Europe 

Tuesday 23 July 2019 | Jacopo Ottaviani
| Internazionale

It was 1972 when the first 87 thousand Interrail tickets were issued by rail companies in various European countries. Today, forty-seven years after its foundation, more than ten million people have chosen Interrail.


Europeans at the cinema, from East to West  in depth

Wednesday 14 February 2018 | Marzia Bona
| OBC Transeuropa

European cinema-going habits vary significantly: a look at the current divide between Western and Eastern Europe.


Global wealth and income inequality

Thursday 11 July 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

Over the past fifteen years, thanks to a growing interest in the evolution of global wealth and income inequality, there has been a growing body of scientific literature. 


Measuring Cancer in Europe (Ecis)

Wednesday 19 June 2019 | OBC Transeuropa

The main statistical data on cancer diseases in the countries of the EU can be explored via a web app.


Women on the boards of directors (Eige)

Wednesday 12 June 2019 | OBC Transeuropa

The European Institute for Gender Equality (Eige) collects and harmonises data on managers and board members at the European level.


Vox makes Madrid an exception to the European rule 

Tuesday 30 July 2019 | Javier Bocanegra
Cristina Suárez
| El Confidencial

As opposed to their far-right European counterparts, who have grown in villages and small towns, Vox has gained their biggest vote percentage in Madrid and the big cities.


How much travel freedom do EU passports provide?  

Tuesday 30 July 2019 | Alexander Damiano Ricci
| VoxEurop

Henley & Partners’ Passport Index is one of the most widely used measures for evaluating the strength of a nation’s passport and – consequently – of citizens’ freedom of movement. Recent data highlights a fall for the UK after Brexit.


Battle for Greece 

Thursday 04 July 2019 | Irene Savio
| VoxEurop

Leftwing coalition Syriza’s rise to power in 2015 seemed to swept away the old greek political order. But a journey through the strongholds of these dynasties shows they never went away. Their power lies deeper in history.


Younger generations’ well-being at a glance 

Tuesday 23 July 2019 | Alexander Damiano Ricci
| VoxEurop

A new report published by Eurofound casts light on the issue of depression among young people in Europe. 


Africapolis

Sunday 17 February 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

The Africapolis database is the first to map urbanization dynamics in Africa based on data available for 7,500 cities.