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Fores – Forum for Reforms, Entrepreneurship and Sustainability – is the green and liberal think tank. We want to renew the debate in Sweden with belief in entrepreneurship and opportunities for people to shape their own lives. More »

Internet of No Things

SEMINARIE Foton från seminariet Se seminariet på YouTube Transporter utan fordon. Demokrati utan röster. Energiföretag utan energi. Måndagen den 24 augusti utforskade en namnkunnig panel samhället efter Sakernas Internet, när vi slutat tänka på sakerna. Sensorer och överflöd. Förstärkta mänskliga förmågor. Teknik som allmängods. Internet of NO Things är den största samhällsförändring och produktivitetslyft sen … Fortsätt läsa Internet of No Things

European populism and winning the immigration debate- Study launch on November 5th

SEMINARIUM Photos from the seminar On november 5th in Brussels we launched the study ”European populism and winning the immigration debate” in a Ralf Dahrendorf roundtable discussion in cooperation with the European Liberal Forum (ELF). This ELF study explores the bases of anti-immigration arguments and ways to refute them. The authors will discuss support for … Fortsätt läsa European populism and winning the immigration debate- Study launch on November 5th

European Populism and Winning the Immigration Debate

PUBLICATION Why are some people opposed to immigration and have more people become negative over time? Did the economic recession boost support for populist, anti-immigration parties? Why do some cast their vote on an anti-immigration party and how does the new media landscape, increasingly dominated by social media, change support for populism? Download (pdf) European Populism … Fortsätt läsa European Populism and Winning the Immigration Debate

EU ETS reform – Assessing the Market Stability Reserve

POLICY PAPER Parallellt med diskussionerna om EU:s energi- och klimatpaket för 2030 pågår diskussioner i Bryssel om hur EU:s system för handel med utsläppsrätter ska reformeras. Det krävs att medlemsländerna nu skärper det förslag som Kommissionen lagt fram, säger experter från IVL svenska miljöinstitutet och Fores i denna rapport. Ladda ner EU:s utsläppshandelssystem EU ETS … Fortsätt läsa EU ETS reform – Assessing the Market Stability Reserve

”Developing Payment for Ecosystem Services” – Seminarie 4 september

Torsdag den 4 september presenterade Fores forskningsledare Ulrika Stavlöt rapporten ”Developing Payment for Ecosystem Services – a synthesis of the approach and lessons learned from a pilot project to protect mangrove forests in Vietnam” under World Water Week i Stockholm. Presentation är en del av workshopen ”Valuation, Economics and Finance”, som ordnas av Alstom, Rockefeller … Fortsätt läsa ”Developing Payment for Ecosystem Services” – Seminarie 4 september

Internet as a Tool for Democracy – Shaping Societies Now and in the Future

How is the Internet shaping democracy? While countries like Iceland and Ecquador create new forms of democracy assisted by the Net, many states are struggling to handle this new reality, redefining human rights and press freedom. Local governance has thrived in places where people connect to each other and to legislators, but online tools are … Fortsätt läsa Internet as a Tool for Democracy – Shaping Societies Now and in the Future