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08 Mar 2019
WVS-Australia team presents wave 7 findings and methodology at the 6th Biennial ACSPRI Social Science Methodology Conference in Sydney
WVS-Australia team (Jill Sheppard and Ian McAllister from the ANU school of Politics and International Relations, Anna Lethborg and Benjamin Phillips from the Social Research Center) presented wave 7 findings and methodology at the 6th Biennial ACSPRI Social Science Methodology Conference in Sydney on December 12-14, 2018.
08 Mar 2019
WVSA participates in the Ulaanbaatar Democracy Forum on promoting and measuring SDG 16
On February 26-28, the World Values Survey Association participated in the Ulaanbaatar Democracy Forum 2019. The UBDF 2019 took place under the theme “Promoting Peace, Human Rights and Democracy through Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 16+ - Peaceful, Just and Inclusive Societies in Asia and beyond”. WVSA contributed to the discussion on monitoring the progress towards SDG16.
19 Feb 2019
A new coding tool presented at the workshop organized by SERISS with the participation of the WVSA
On February 14-15, 2019 the World Values Survey Association Secretariat contributed to the training workshop on coding, scales and classification for socioeconomic variables in cross-national surveys organized by the Synergies for Europe’s Research Infrastructures in the Social Sciences (SERISS) research project. The workshop featured presentation of the new online tool for the swift and precise identification of the respondent’s level of education and field of education, employment status, occupation and industry.
05 Feb 2019
Cultural Backlash: Trump, Brexit, and Authoritarian Populism - a New Book by Pippa Norris and Ronald Inglehart
Authoritarian populist parties have advanced in many countries, and entered government in states as diverse as Austria, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland, and Switzerland. Even small parties can still shift the policy agenda, as demonstrated by UKIP's role in catalyzing Brexit. Drawing on new evidence, this book advances a general theory why the silent revolution in values triggered a backlash fuelling support for authoritarian-populist parties and leaders in the US and Europe. The conclusion highlights the dangers of this development and what could be done to mitigate the risks to liberal democracy.
05 Feb 2019
FIRST DATA AVAILABLE: Pre-release of the EVS-WVS 2017 data
The first group of countries from the joint EVS-WVS data collection effort in Europe is available online now in public access. An aggregated file comprising national data for 16 countries: Armenia, Bulgaria, Germany, Georgia, Iceland, Croatia, Netherlands, Austria, Poland, Russia, Switzerland, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Czech Republic, and Belarus can be accessed via GESIS data archive.
13 Jan 2019
Public Release: Dataset “WVS Wave 1 to 6 Key Aggregates” (time-pooled cross section)
The World Values Survey Association is happy to release the Dataset “WVS Wave 1 to 6 Key Aggregates” (time-pooled cross section). The data-file is a collection of aggregated measures and indexes developed by the WVSA Vice-President Professor Christian Welzel. Values are calculated for all countries included into the WVS wave 1 to 6. All values are calculated at national level (country means and country aggregates).
09 Jan 2019
Economist Intelligence Unit Democracy Index Report 2018 released this week
Economist Intelligence Unit releases Democracy Index Report 2018. The EIU Democracy Index provides a snapshot of the state of world democracy for 165 independent states and two territories. WVSA is proud to have WVS public opinion poll data-base to be named as the main source of the empirical evidence for the report.
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Institute for Comparative Survey Research
Vienna - Austria
Prof. Christian W Haerpfer
Ms Kseniya Kizilova
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Institute for Future Studies
Secretary General, World Values Survey
Associate Professor Bi Puranen
c/ Libertad 19 1B
Director of the WVSA Archive
Engineer Jaime Díez-Medrano
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