About Us

The collaborative research group Changing Norms of Global Governance is based at the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland. In our project we examine the ways in which societal expectations towards international organizations such as the United Nations or the World Trade Organization have changed over the past four decades. Our research is funded as part of the Emmy Noether Programme of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft from 2010 to 2015. The project work is divided into a collaborative book project, a collaborative article project and four individual PhD projects, all analyzing changing norms and normative expectations in global governance: