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STOREPgrants

The critical situation of research funding in today’s Europe is simply all too evident. While the European Commission funds large collaborative networks in applied economics, governments facing austerity have drastically reduced their support to small-scale research programmes. As stated in the Association’s Statute, STOREP’s main aim is to promote the …

HEI SPECIAL ISSUE STOREP 2

Sub-issue of “History of Economic Ideas” with papers from the STOREP 2016 Conference

Following a tradition initiated last year with the Torino Conference, selected papers focusing on the main topic of the STOREP 2016 Conference will be published in a sub-issue of History of Economic Ideas. The sub-issue will deal with how economies evolve and change through time. Adopting an historical (history-of-ideas) perspective, …

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Collaborazionisti o resistenti. L’accademia ai tempi della valutazione della ricerca

Ma una valutazione massiva della ricerca del tipo REF o VQR serve davvero? E perché gli accademici accettano la retorica dell’eccellenza? La ricerca deve essere solida, non “eccellente”.   Così Alberto Baccini (Ordinario di Economia politica presso il Dipartimento di Economia politica e statistica dell’Università di Siena, membro della Redazione …