On 24 October 2017, the Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation and the General Investment Commission announced the 29 winners of the new part of the investment programmes for the future relating to University Research Schools (EUR). Managed by the French National Research Agency, the EUR initiative aims to “strengthen the impact and international attractiveness […] in one or more scientific fields by bringing together master’s and doctoral training courses backed by one or more high-level research laboratories”.
More information on the press release.
Two projects involving the Sorbonne Economics Centre (CES) are winners :
1) The PGSE project (Paris Graduate School of Economics) :
The partners are UMR 8174 (CES) and 8545 (PjSE) as well as ED 465 (EPS – Panthéon-Sorbonne Economy) and whose partners are PSE, ENS, EHESS, Les Ponts, the University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, CNRS, INRA, CEPII and CEPREMAP.
2) The HED Project (Graduate School of Demography):