Welcome to CPS

Welcome to CPS

The Center for Policy Studies (CPS) is dedicated to improving the quality of governance in the region by the provision of independent public policy analysis and advice. The center is committed to strengthening local capacity for critical policy analysis and pursues research and publication that is interdisciplinary and carried out with partners in the global policy community, particularly in Central and Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union


WORK2015 – New Meanings of Work: Work Practices and Quality of Work

The second International Interdisciplinary Conference on Research on Work, "WORK2015 – New Meanings of Work" will be organized in Turku, Finland between August 19-21, 2015.

The Fall and Rise of the State in Rural Romania and Hungary

CPS Research Fellow Andrew Cartwright published and article in MARTOR, The Museum of the Romanian Peasant Anthropology Review.

New publication: Facing the Far-Right. Ethnographic portrayals of local civil resistance

A new CPS e-book on Roma self-mobilization and local civil resistance edited by Zsuzsanna Vidra was published in October 2014.


Friday, 12 December, 2014 - 09:00 - 13:30
Nador u. 9, Monument Building
Thursday, 11 December, 2014 - 09:00 - 18:00
Nador u. 9, Faculty Tower

Featured Video

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In this featured video CPS research fellow, Iulius-Cezar Macarie, talks about his doctoral research within the INTEGRIM Marie-Curie Network that focuses on Romanian and Turkish migrant workers in London's night economy; the interview also offers snapshots from the 'Invisible Lives' documentary (short film by Cezar and Tim Marrinan, June 2013, UK)