Institute for Social Movements

Dr. Christian Salm
Scholarship holder of the Fritz Thyssen Stiftung

Clemensstr. 17-19
44789 Bochum

Telefon: +49 (0)234 32 -

christian.salm [at]

Research Interests

History of the European integration
European Governance (theory and practice)
Regional integration in South America
Transnational cooperation of parties, trade unions and trade associations
International policy of development aid

Current Research Project

Do non-state actors diffuse regional integration? The role of political parties, trade unions and business associations in the diffusion of European political ideas, policies and institutional patterns to the emerging Mercosur (gefördert durch die Fritz Thyssen Stiftung)