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In an interview with Bayerischer Rundfunk, Professor da Conceicao-Heldt comments on the current corona crisis. She warns against egoism in the EU and calls on the union of states to develop a joint plan for reconstruction in a bid to emerge stronger from the crisis. The complete... [more]

Dear students, Herewith we would like to inform you about the latest development regarding the handling of the coronavirus and the related decisions made by TUM (and thus also by the Hochschule für Politik München) for teaching. You will find all important information under the... [more]

The HfP International Relations Research Group will host the first joint International Political Economy meeting of the Austrian, German, and Swiss Political Science Associations at the TUM facility Raitenhaslach in June 2020. You can find further information here. ... [more]

Prof. Dr. Eugénia da Conceição-Heldt has published a new paper on "The (self-)empowerment of the European Central Bank during the sovereign debt crisis".  You can read the article here: https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/07036337.2020.1729145  [more]

The US political scientist Joseph Nye was a guest at the Munich Talks on 14 February 2020. In his lecture "Do Morals Matter in Foreign Policy", Nye analysed the role of ethics in US foreign policy after 1945. Nye, one of the world's most influential researchers on political... [more]

The John McCain Dissertation Award was awarded for the second time at the Munich Security Conference 2020. Honoring the significant contributions of John McCain to strengthening transatlantic ties, the award was established to recognize exceptional academic achievements in the... [more]

Dear students, dear members of the HfP the premises of the Hochschule für Politik München and the University Administration are closed on Carnival Tuesday, 25 February 2020 from 12:00 pm. [more]

China's social credit system (SCS) is a system supported by artificial intelligence that aims to improve moral behavior, financial reliability and social control. It is one of the most significant examples of radical digital innovation and the largest attempt to use social... [more]

The new research project at the Professorship of Political Data Science deals with the topic of differential privacy in the handling of personal data. This data model allows valid statistical conclusions without violating the individual privacy of users. The aim of the project is... [more]

Guest at the Hochschule für Politik München: In the context of Munich Talks, Prof. Hofmann, President of the Technical University of Munich, spoke on 20 January 2020 to over 200 guests about "Science and Engineering in a Changing World". [more]