UCL Department of Economics


Christian Dustmann appointed NORFACE Programme Director

26 June 2008

Christian Dustmann has been appointed to the post of the International Programme Director of the NORFACE programme Migration in Europe – Social, Economic and Policy Dynamics. NORFACE (New Opportunities for Research Funding Agency Co-operation in Europe ) is a partnership between thirteen research councils working in the social sciences (Austria, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovenia, Sweden and the United Kingdom) supported by the ERA-NET scheme, to increase co-operation in research and research policy in Europe in the fields of social sciences. NORFACE ERA-NET has launched a call for proposals in its Transnational Research Programme with the theme Migration in Europe - Social, Economic, Cultural and Policy Dynamics and a total budget of about € 23 million. See http://www.norface.org/migration.html for further details.