Book Launch: Friday, 30 November 2018

On Friday, 30 November we will hold a book launch for The Routledge Handbook for Ethics and Public Policy edited by Annabelle Lever (Sciences Po) and Andrei Poama (Leiden).

A half day of panels is planned, including a keynote lecture by Dennis Frank Thomson (Harvard). We will convene at 13:30 at the CEVIPOF (ground floor), 98 rue de l’Université, Paris.

Please register for the event at

Looking forward to seeing you!



SPOT Seminar: Tuesday, November 20th

The next SPOT seminar will take place on Tuesday, November 20th at 17:00 in the ‘grande salle’ (third floor) at the Sciences Po doctoral school, 199 boulevard Saint Germain, Paris.

Ian Shapiro (Yale) will present his paper, ‘Stop the Bloodletting: Empower Political Parties to Revive Democratic Accountability’. This is a chapter from his and Frances Rosenbluth’s very recent book: Responsible Parties: Saving Democracy from Itself (Yale UP, 2018). Lena Silberzahn (Sciences Po) will respond.

We look forward to seeing you!