Prensa ANÁLISIS FAESHic sunt leones: Giovanni Sartori y la ciencia política, por Jorge del Palacio

/11.03.16/.- El profesor de Ciencia Política en la Universidad Carlos III y la Universidad de Comillas Jorge del Palacio recorre la trayectoria del profesor Giovanni Sartori, su itinerario intelectual y académico y su vasta obra publicada, y le reconoce como uno de los padres fundadores de la Ciencia Política como disciplina con un objeto de estudio diferenciado y una metodología propia. Asimismo pone en perspectiva su biografía, marcada por la vivencia de los regímenes totalitarios, la Segunda Guerra Mundial y la Guerra Fría, y germen de su compromiso con la democracia liberal y la promoción y el fortalecimiento de las sociedades abiertas y plurales.

Prensa Timely Contributions

Only two weeks before the elections of 20 December 2015 some very clear messages were delivered so that citizens could be aware of what to expect. Perhaps the most important one was stated by an excellent economist, much criticized for accepting his appointment as Deputy Minister of Economy in the Zapatero government, Jose Manuel Campa. Now, in a statement to Aida Collado, published in Gijón's newspaper El Comercio, on November 29, 2015, he declared nothing less than what follows. First, it is necessary to solve the problems of indebtedness and excessive unemployment, but "if we understand the recovery in terms of the growth of GDP, it is growing (recovery does exist here), in terms of employment, jobs are also beginning to grow." The threats of indebtedness logically push him to argue...

Prensa ANALYSISArgentina: On the Threshold of Change, by Guillermo Hirschfeld

/27.10.15/.- The FAES coordinator of Programmes for Latin America, Guillermo Hirschfeld, analyses the "surprising" results of Argentinian elections which, in his opinion, "point out that Democracy has been enriched with a competitive model where the alternative has demonstrated that it is capable of winning". 

Prensa VIDEO ANALYSISIn support of free elections in Venezuela: a call to the EPP from Venezuelan democrats

/22.10.15/.- Venezuelan opposition candidate María Corina Machado has sent a message to the Congress of the European People’s Party in which she asks for international impartial monitoring in the upcoming parliamentary elections and for support from democrats across the world to the country’s democratic opposition.

Prensa FAES requests further investment in ‘a project that earned us a vast majority four years ago’

/19.10.15/.- The journal Cuadernos de pensamiento Político (Spanish for ‘Journals of Political Thought’), edited by FAES Foundation and directed by its Secretary-General, Javier Zarzalejos, has released its 48th edition. Its editorial note states that ‘it is necessary to conduct an in depth analysis of the reasons and intentions of a project that earned us a vast majority four years ago.’ Read here

Prensa Brexit and parliamentary democracy in the UK

A broad analysis of Brexit should include three interconnected dimensions: a crisis of a legal-constitutional nature, a crisis of parties and political representativeness, and a third socio-economic dimension. Thus, the British are facing a process of constitutional readjustment that aligns their institutions with a different political, economic and cultural reality; and they are doing so in an intense debate, exposed to the light and inelegant.

Prensa Analysis about the platform economy and its regulation

The groundbreaking innovation in service delivery progresses at a lightning speed and the current technology, not the future technology but the one that already exists, makes possible to share knowledge about goods and services to exchange them in a more efficient way. Rocio Albert, asks to establish new “game” rules for everyone, the reason is that the digital transformation has turned them upside down in such a way that the existent rules make no sense.

Prensa ANÁLISIS FAESHic sunt leones: Giovanni Sartori y la ciencia política, por Jorge del Palacio

03.11.2016.  El profesor de Ciencia Política en la Universidad Carlos III y la Universidad de Comillas Jorge del Palacio recorre la trayectoria del profesor Giovanni Sartori, su itinerario intelectual y académico y su vasta obra publicada, y le reconoce como uno de los padres fundadores de la Ciencia Política como disciplina con un objeto de estudio diferenciado y una metodología propia. Asimismo pone en perspectiva su biografía, marcada por la vivencia de los regímenes totalitarios, la Segunda Guerra Mundial y la Guerra Fría, y germen de su compromiso con la democracia liberal y la promoción y el fortalecimiento de las sociedades abiertas y plurales.

Prensa Timely Contributions

01.11.2016. Only two weeks before the elections of 20 December 2015 some very clear messages were delivered so that citizens could be aware of what to expect. Perhaps the most important one was stated by an excellent economist, much criticized for accepting his appointment as Deputy Minister of Economy in the Zapatero government, Jose Manuel Campa. Now, in a statement to Aida Collado, published in Gijón's newspaper El Comercio, on November 29, 2015, he declared nothing less than what follows. First, it is necessary to solve the problems of indebtedness and excessive unemployment, but "if we understand the recovery in terms of the growth of GDP, it is growing (recovery does exist here), in terms of employment, jobs are also beginning to grow." The threats of indebtedness logically push him to argue...

Prensa ANALYSISArgentina: On the Threshold of Change, by Guillermo Hirschfeld

10.27.2015.  The FAES coordinator of Programmes for Latin America, Guillermo Hirschfeld, analyses the "surprising" results of Argentinian elections which, in his opinion, "point out that Democracy has been enriched with a competitive model where the alternative has demonstrated that it is capable of winning". 

Prensa VIDEO ANALYSISIn support of free elections in Venezuela: a call to the EPP from Venezuelan democrats

10.22.2015.  Venezuelan opposition candidate María Corina Machado has sent a message to the Congress of the European People’s Party in which she asks for international impartial monitoring in the upcoming parliamentary elections and for support from democrats across the world to the country’s democratic opposition.

Prensa FAES requests further investment in ‘a project that earned us a vast majority four years ago’

10.19.2015.  The journal Cuadernos de pensamiento Político (Spanish for ‘Journals of Political Thought’), edited by FAES Foundation and directed by its Secretary-General, Javier Zarzalejos, has released its 48th edition. Its editorial note states that ‘it is necessary to conduct an in depth analysis of the reasons and intentions of a project that earned us a vast majority four years ago.’ Read here

Publicaciones Brexit and parliamentary democracy in the UK

10.22.2019. A broad analysis of Brexit should include three interconnected dimensions: a crisis of a legal-constitutional nature, a crisis of parties and political representativeness, and a third socio-economic dimension. Thus, the British are facing a process of constitutional readjustment that aligns their institutions with a different political, economic and cultural reality; and they are doing so in an intense debate, exposed to the light and inelegant.

Publicaciones Analysis about the platform economy and its regulation

03.20.2018. The groundbreaking innovation in service delivery progresses at a lightning speed and the current technology, not the future technology but the one that already exists, makes possible to share knowledge about goods and services to exchange them in a more efficient way. Rocio Albert, asks to establish new “game” rules for everyone, the reason is that the digital transformation has turned them upside down in such a way that the existent rules make no sense.