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CCWS Calendar


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    Spring 2020

    Normally Wednesdays 12:00 - 14:00 in room 37; but check


    7 - 8 January:
    Klitgården, Skagen 
    Production seminar: Arranged by Magnus and William

    22 January

    5 February
    Power ressource theory (Korpi) and welfare regimes (Esping-Andersen)
    Introduction, basic ideas and critique
    Jørgen Goul Andersen & Per H. Jensen.  

    4 March
    Book seminar and PhD-presentation:
    - Troels: Bog om skat Grønnegård – skat
    - Lancine: Piketty. Capital and ideology
    - William: PhD-presentation

    18 March
    The Danish 2019 election and the welfare state
    Kristian Kongshøj: Paper
    Jørgen Goul Andersen & Christian Albrekt Larsen: Draft chapters

    1 April
    Per Selle
    CCWS seen from the outside – followed by strategy discussion

    15 April
    Jacob PhD-presentation: USA, the middle class and the welfare state
    Anders: PhD-presentation

    29 April:
    - Jeevitha: PhD-presentaion
    - Karen: Book presentation (David Miller book)
    - Per H. Jensen: Presentation of early-exit book

    13 May:
    Digitalisering og disciplinering i senmoderne stater
    Arranged by Kristian Kongshøj og Simon)

    27 May
    - Simon: T. H. Marshall. Introduction..
    - Jørgen: Begrebsudvikling efter Marshall
    - Kristian Kriegbaum: Medborgerskabet blandt indvandrere

    17 June
    Regional og social ulighed
    Arranged by Jørgen Goul Andersen and Kristian Kongshøj


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    Autumn 2019

    6 August, 9:30 - 15:30
    Rainer Bauböck seminar. See program.

    6 August, 16:00 - 
    CCWS Summer get together

    18 September
    Swedish unemployment insurance. Jayeon Lindelle

    2 October
    Book seminar
    Surveillance Capitalism: Kristian Kongshøj
    24/7- Late Capitalism: Magnus Andersen
    Globalizing Welfare: An Evolving Asian-European Dailogue, Per Selle (13.30 - 14.00) 

    23 October
    ​Welfare Nationalism in Denmark, Germany, and the UK
    ​Gianna M. Eick, Kent University, & Christian Albrekt Larsen

    30 October
    Paper session:
    The Moral Economy of Activation: Magnus Hansen (To be confirmed)
    Evaluation systems and policy change: Karen Nielsen Breidah

    13 November
    Paper session
    The Many Worths of the Unemployed: Mathias Herup Nielsen 
    ​XXX (to be announced) 

    27 November
    Retirement timing and post-retirment health: Jeevitha Yogachandiran Qvist 
    Nordic childcare know-how: Magnus Andersen
    The Moral Evaluation of Social Policy among American Citizens: Jacob Didia Jensen 

    11 December
    Values and the welfare state: Arranged by Simon Laumann Jørgensen
    Followed by Christmas get together

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    Spring 2019

    9 - 10 January, 9:00 - 14:30
    Production seminar
    (Arranged by Søren, Magnus and Troels)

    23 January
    Kristian Kriegbaum Jensen: Language tests and naturalization
    Silvia Girardi: Activated and social included? The inclusion of social assistance beneficiaries in Luxembourg

    6 February
    Opinion pieces

    20 February
    Kristina Jessen Hansen: Feeling for war?
    Lanciné Diop-Christensen: Migration and remittance effects on business: Case study of Senegal

    6 March
    Evelyn Brodkin seminar arranged by Karen

    20 March
    Per H. Jensen: Chapter 1 and 2  Senior employment in a society centred perspective

    3 April
    Book seminar:
    Mathias Herup Nielsen
    Kristian Kongshøj
    Kristina Jessen Hansen
    Troels Fage Hedegaard

    17 April
    - Cancelled 

    1 May, 10:00 - 12:00
    Tijs Laenen (Leuven University). PhD-presentation. Deservingness
    Kristina Jessen Hansen: The Deservingness Heuristic, Humanitarianism, and Welfare Opinions

    15 May
    Andreas Østerby-Jørgensen: PhD-presentation Just world
    Kristian Kriegbaum Jensen: Selfesteem and identity among immigrant descendants

    29 May
    William Sjôstedt: PhD-presentaion: Borders of democracy
    Simon Laumann Jørgensen: Borders of democracy

    12 June
    Changes in the Swedish unemployment insurance system 
    The Danish welfare state after the election

    26 June


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    Autumn 2018

    15 August

    20 - 23 August
    Visit by Professor Per Selle

    27- 28  August
    FLOW Kick-off Conference (www.flow.aau.dk)

    29 August
    Book seminar. Presentation by
    Karen Nielsen Breidahl
    Simon Laumann Jørgensen: Reflexise democracy - political equality and the welfare state
    Magnus Andersen: Made in China

    12 September
    PhD presentation Magnus Andersen "Nordic childcare in China".
    PhD presentation Hanne Puk Hamann Dahl "Welfare state development and religion".

    26 - 27 September
    Work and evaluation seminar (Egeholm Vestergaard)
    Arranged by Christian Albrekt Larsen

    10 October, 12:00 - 13:00
    PhD presentation Birgitte Egeskov Jensen

    24 October
    The normative foundation of the welfare state II
    Arranged by Simon Laumann Jørgensen

    7 November
    Poul Thøis Madsen: Economic news on refugees and immigrants on Facebook - From invisibility to dominance
    Kristian K. Jensen: Civic integration among Danish and Swedish school pupils 

    21 November
    Mathias Herup Nielsen: Presentation of book on social assistance.
    Henrik Lolle: Autonomy and wellbeing  

    5 December, 9:00 - 12:00, Fiberstræde 1, lokale 31
    Aalborg without ghettoes - local developments and political initiatives. See program 
    Arranged by Karen Nielsen Breidahl

    19 December
    13:00 - 15:00 Paper presentation Martin/Søren ; Henrik Lolle ; Birgitte (all without dicussant)
    16:00 - 19:00 Christmas lunch

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    Spring 2018

    10 January
    PhD-presentation. Tijs Laenen

    25 - 26 January
    CCWS production seminar.

    7 February
    Søren Etzerodt Frank: Explaining Economic Growth in Advanced Capitalist Countries: Varieties of Capitalism and Welfare Production Regimes

    16 February
    10:30 - 11:30: Axel West Pedersen: Recent changes in the Norwegian welfare state.
    13:00 - 15:00: PhD defence Anders Bøggild Christensen

    07 March
    PhD-presentation Magnus Andersen

    21 March
    Presentation of the new TRYG project on early retirement. Per H. Jensen
    Paper presention: Dutch and Danish deservingness perceptions and retrencement of unemployment benefits and social assistance. Tijs Laenen & Christian Albrekt Larsen

    04 April
    CCWS teaching. Meeting with head of study Jan Holm Ingeman
    Cleaning up CCWS VBN-registration. Berit

    16 April, 13:00 - 15:00
    PhD-Defense Hans Lassen: Migrants and labour market integration in Denmark

    18 April
    Book seminar
    Book presentation Mathias Herup-Nielsen
    Book presentation Troels Fage Hedegaard

    2 May
    Book seminar
    Book presentation Karen Nielsen Breidahl
    Book presenation Christian Albrekt Larsen

    3 April, 10:00 - 12:00
    Seminar on voluntary work, civil society and the welfare state
    Professor Per Selle, Bergen Univesity
    Professor Lars Skolv Henriksen.

    16 May, 12:00 - 15:00
    The normative fundation of welfare states
    Betina Jacobsen, Maria Appel Nissen, Merete Monrad, Rasmus Birk, Morten Frederiksen, Mathias Herup Nielsen,
    Mie Engen, Peter Vangsgaard, Simon Laumann Jørgensen, Marilena Geugjes
    Detaild program.

    30 May
    PhD-presentation Birgitte Egeskov Jensen
    Research idea presentation Anna Diop-Christensen

    13 June, 13:00 - 16:00
    Summer dinner: Aalborg Street food
    Followed by wolleyball tournament / swimming


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    Autumn 2017

    13 December, 9.00 -15.00
    Migration and the welfare state. Full program.

    13 December, 17.00 -
    CCWS Christmas dinner

    29 November, 12:00 -14:00
    Martin Munk: Social mobility and inequality in Denmark
    Jeevitha Yogachandiran Qvist: Retirement timing in a social inequality perspective: Explaining social class effects on involuntary and voluntary retirement

    15 november, 12:30 - 14:00
    Knud Aaarup: Fra udenforskab til fælleskab. Bogpræsention. Fuldt program

    1 November, 12:30 - 14:30
    Citizenship wage seminar
    Kristian Kongshøj: Citizenship wage.
    Erik Kristensen:  Citizenship wage

    6 October, 12.00 -14.00
    Trude Sundberg, University of Kent, UK: "Deservingness perceptions in Singapore and Beijing": Results from a qualitative studies.
    Makiko Morita, Fujitsu:"From segregation to symbiosis – the new nature of care policy and practices in Japan”

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