Klaus F. Zimmermann, Section Chair of the Section Economics, Business and Management Sciences of the Academia Europea (AE) visited on 3-4 July 2018 the Swedish Collegium for Advanced Study in Uppsala to participate at the annual Class Meeting of Social and Related Sciences (Class A2) of the section chairs. Zimmermann is affiliated with UNU-MERIT & Maastricht University and is President of the Global Labor Organization (GLO).
The AE is the Academy of Europe, and the sections of Class A2 are (i) Behavioural Sciences, (ii) Social Sciences, (iii) Economics, Business and Management Sciences and (iv) Law with the respective chairs Ulrich Teichler (representing Peter Scott), Maria Paradiso, Klaus F. Zimmermann and Dagmar Coester-Waltjen. The event was led by Class Chair Björn Wittrock of the Swedish Collegium for Advanced Study in Uppsala, who also acted as the local host. The Class Meeting discussed nominations for membership and the future academic work of the class.
From the left: Ulrich Teichler, Björn Wittrock, Maria Paradiso, Klaus F. Zimmermann and Dagmar Coester-Waltjen.
From the right: Ulrich Teichler, Dagmar Coester-Waltjen, Maria Paradiso and Klaus F. Zimmermann in front of the Swedish Collegium for Advanced Study in Uppsala.
After the Uppsala meeting: Maria Paradiso, who is also a GLO Fellow, and Klaus F. Zimmermann at Frankfurt airport changing flights. Both had discussed ways to intensify collaborations between their sections and about research related to their joint research area, migration.