Sarah Simonsen

Events – Crises Conference

 Learning from Global Economic Crises: Lessons for and from the Social Sciences, 11 May 2011, Villa la Fonte The upcoming conference on Global Economic Crisis is jointly organized by the Pierre Werner Chair (RSCAS) and the Max Weber Programme. Global economic crises, such as the European Crisis of 1931, or the still unresolved current crisis, […]

Events – June Conf.

Max Weber Programme Lustrum Conference, Villa la Fonte, 8-10 June 2011 The latin word lustrum refers both to a period of five years and to the celebratory ritual which marked such a period of rule and government. During this year’s Max Weber Fellows June Conference the programme celebrates its first five years of existence and […]


Honours and prizes of Max Weber Fellows in 2010-2011 Elaine Fahey received a European Commission Jean Monnet Lifelong Learning (EU Legal Studies) Award (2010-2013) David Koussens was awarded the Fonds québécois de la recherche sur la société et la culture – FQRSC in 2010 Stéphanie Julie Novak received the “Prix Dalloz” for her doctoral dissertation […]