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Eliciting survival expectations of the elderly in low-income countries : evidence from India

Authors: DELAVANDE, Adeline; LEE, Jinkook; MENON, Seetha
Citation: Demography, 2017, OnlineFirst
Year: 2017
Abstract: We examine several methodological considerations when eliciting probabilistic expectations in a developing country context using the Longitudinal…

Is government contestability an integral part of the definition of democracy?

Author: TRANTIDIS, Aris
Citation: Politics, 2017, Vol. 37, No.1, pp. 67-81
Year: 2017
Abstract: Is government contestability an integral part of the definition of democracy? The answer to this question affects the way we classify political…

Clientelism and economic policy : hybrid characteristics and collective action in Greece

Author: TRANTIDIS, Aris
Citation: Journal of European public policy, 2016, Vol. 23, No. 10, pp. 1460-1480
Year: 2016
Abstract: How does clientelism affect policy-making? Can patrons in government discard groups of clients in order to pursue reforms in conditions of crisis?…

Asylum detention in EU law : falling between two stools?

Author: TSOURDI, Evangelia (Lilian)
Citation: Refugee survey quarterly, 2016, Vol. 35, No. 1, pp. 7-28
Year: 2016
Abstract: This article critically assesses the amended European Union asylum detention framework. It traces the tension reflected in the regime between…

Bottom-up salvation? : from practical cooperation towards joint implementation through the European Asylum Support Office

Author: TSOURDI, Evangelia (Lilian)
Citation: European papers, 2016, Vol. 1, No. 3, pp. 997-1031
Year: 2016
Abstract: This article assesses the role of the European Asylum Support Office (EASO) in the Euro-pean asylum policy and the shifts that are taking place in…

The renationalisation of foreign policy and international order

Author: VAN HOOFT, Paul Alexander
Citation: Atlantisch perspectief, 2016, No. 3, pp. 30-33
Year: 2016
Abstract: Brexit, the Trump candidacy, the growth of rightwing populist movements within Europe: these events and actors are part of an overarching theme of…

Why is the proliferation security initiative a problematic solution?

Authors: ONDERCO, Michal; VAN HOOFT, Paul Alexander
Citation: Chinese journal of international politics, 2016, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 81-108
Year: 2016
Abstract: Informal institutions such as the Proliferation Security Initiative (PSI) have increasingly been at the forefront of global efforts to counter…

Crimes of diction : language and national belonging in the fiction of Amara Lakhous

Author: MCGUIRE, Valerie
Citation: Journal of Romance studies, 2015, Vol. 15, No. 2, pp. 1–21
Year: 2015
Abstract: The article offers a study of the use of language in the fiction of Algerian-born writer, Amara Lakhous. It focuses on his two popular novels set in…
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