RAND Europe News and Events

  • The Cost of Resistance and the Attack of the Microbes

    07 Aug 2015

    Hafner, et al.

    If left unaddressed, the threat posed by antimicrobial resistance and the rise of “superbugs” could devastate the world economy and pose a deadly threat to humanity.

  • Help Syria Avoid a 'Lost Generation'

    17 Jul 2015

    Culbertson , et al.

    Young Syrian refugees are brimming with potential, but lack the educational and livelihood pathways through which to channel their energy and aspirations. As the international community looks for ways to end the violence in the region, it must not overlook the plight or the potential of these children.

  • What's Next for REF?

    08 Jul 2015


    In 2014, the research of 154 UK universities was evaluated, accounting for the efforts of 52,061 academic staff members. For the first time, the impact that the research had on wider society was part of the assessment. As we approach the next assessment period, there is opportunity for discussion to tweak and refine future measures of impact.

  • What Does the Future Hold for Atrial Fibrillation?

    02 Jun 2015


    Longer-term thinking, enhanced public awareness, and more thorough engagement among stakeholders are critical components of a strategy to deal with atrial fibrillation.