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Study at the Hertie School of Governance in Berlin

The Hertie School is now accepting applications for its Graduate and Executive Programmes:

25 – 27 May 2016 | Berlin

Dahrendorf Symposium 2016

Europe and the World – Global Insecurity & Power Shifts

Panellists include László Andor (Mercator Senior Fellow, Hertie School; former EU Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion), Stefanie Babst (Head of NATO Strategic Analysis Capability), Franziska Brantner (Member of the German Parliament), Sir Robert Cooper (Visiting Professor at LSE; British diplomat and adviser), Wolfgang Ischinger (Senior Professor for Security Policy and Diplomatic Practice at the Hertie School and Chairman of the Munich Security Conference), Fuat Keyman (Director of the Istanbul Policy Center and Professor of International Relations at Sabanci University, Istanbul), Norbert Röttgen (Member of the German Parliament, Chairman of the Committee on Foreign Affairs), and many others.

The event is hosted by the Hertie School of Governance, the London School of Economics and Political Science, and Stiftung Mercator.

BAMS - Berlin Applied Micro Seminar

02.05.2016 | 03:15 pm - 04:30 pm

Public Event

With Maria Petrova,  ICREA Research Professor at Barcelona Institute of Political Economy and Governance (IPEG) and Associate Professor of Economics at the New Economic School Moscow (NES Moscow) on Politician's Twitter and Political Donations.

Venue: DIW Berlin (Schumpeter Hall, 1st Floor) – Mohrenstraße 58, 10117 Berlin

The BAMS is a research seminar which is jointly organized by the DIW, Hertie School, Humboldt University and WZB and co-funded by the Berlin Centre for Consumer Policies (BCCP). This event is a joint seminar with the Political Economy Seminar at the Hertie School of Governance.

Prior registration is not required.

European Migration Patterns and the “Refugee Crisis”: What are the Future Trends and Policy Options?

02.05.2016 | 05:00 pm - 06:30 pm

Public Event

Research Presentations and Discussion with Frans Willekens (The Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research), Jessica Hagen-Zanker (The Overseas Development Institute), and Nina Hall (Hertie School of Governance).

Moderation: Michaela Kreyenfeld (Hertie School of Governance)

To register, please send an e-mail to events(at)

Focus on Europe? The US Army and European Defense

02.05.2016 | 07:30 pm - 09:00 pm

Public Event

With a keynote by Lt. Gen. Ben Hodges (Commanding General of the U.S. Army Europe)

Discussants: Brig. Gen. Markus Laubenthal (Chief of Staff, U.S. Army Europe) and Christian Mölling (Senior Resident Transatlantic Fellow, the German Marshall Fund of the United States)

Welcome & Moderation: Wolfgang Ischinger (Senior Professor for Security Policy and Diplomatic Practice at the Hertie School of Governance and Chairman of the Munich Security Conference)

To register, please send an e-mail to events(at)