In December 2018, EIT Digital, in cooperation with IES, organized a Deep Hack event for "Hacking the Bay Area traffic congestion." The Berkeley team "Smart Commute," consisting of Rahul Nangia, Vikramank Singh, Akshay Punhani, was one of the three winning teams. You can read more on the event here.
In November 2018, former IES visiting scholar Hilmar Þór Hilmarsson (Univ. of Akureyri) published a new book entitled The Economic Crisis and its Aftermath in the Nordic and Baltic Countries - Do As We Say and Not As We Do. You can read more about it here.
In October 2018, IES Associate Director Akasemi Newsome and IES Senior Fellow Marianne Riddervold (NUPI, Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences) published a special journal issue on transatlantic relations in the Journal of European Integration. You can access the journal here.
In September 2018, former IES visiting scholar Hermann-Victor Johnen and former URAP student Jack Chai published an article on the former San Francisco mayor Adolph Sutro, an immigrant from Aachen, Germany, on Immigrant Entrepreneurship, German-American Business Biographies. You can read the article here.
In September 2018, Former IES visiting scholar Philipp Trein (Univ. of Lausanne) published his book Healthy or Sick? Coevolution of Health Care and Public Health in a Comparative Perspective with Cambridge University Press. You can read it here.