3rd International ESS Conference: “Understanding key challenges for European societies in the 21st century” 13-15th July 2016, Amphimax, University of Lausanne, Switzerland

The 3rd International ESS Conference will showcase research that uses data from the European Social Survey (ESS) to address a range of substantive issues highly relevant to European societies. It will bring together ESS data users from around the world and working across a range of disciplines to share ideas, discuss their results and showcase the depth and breadth of research made possible by the ESS. Papers should address one of the substantive topics covered by the ESS from a comparative perspective either cross-nationally and/or across ESS Rounds.

Papers which draw out practical and policy implications of findings are encouraged. The use of complementary data (contextual data or data from other surveys) is welcome. Papers should be submitted under one of the following themes:

• Immigration

• Labour market, work and family

• Health and well-being

• Welfare and social policy

• Political evaluations and engagement

• Social attitudes, norms and values

• Other societal challenges


Abstracts should be submitted by January 17th 2016


For more information please go to:  http://www.europeansocialsurvey.org/about/conference