New session added to Conference programme 14 November 2013

We are happy to announce that prof. Alain de Crombrugghe will organise an additional session during the conference ‘Improving poverty reduction in Europe’ 14th November. The session is entitled ‘Macroeconomic stabilization and social policies in Europe‘. In contrast to many other sessions, in this session the reflection on possible policy action at the EU level is the central focus of the discussion.


Co-coordinator and Consortium Project Manager of ImPRovE. He coordinates the ImPRovE project with Bea Cantillon and, apart from scientific coordination, is responsible for the daily management of the project and Consortium. He holds a PhD in Social Sciences. His central research topic is poverty and minimum income protection in Europe, with a strong methodological focus.