Executive Committee

Since December 2013, a new Executive Committee has been installed to 'steer' the project EVS. The Executive Committee organizes joint activities (e.g. workshops and conferences), engages in additional work on the data and plans further studies including a replication of the survey.


Loek Halman


Vera Lomazzi


Paul de Graaf
Dominique Joye
Ruud Luijkx (chair of Methodology Group)
Markus Quandt
María Silvestre Cabrera
David Voas (chair of Theory Group)
Christof Wolf

This week's featured article

The TRAPD method for survey translation

The translation of the questionnaire is a delicate phase for the European Values Study. Translations must ensure the comparability between countries, but also between waves of the EVS and of the World Values Survey (WVS). The EVS 2017 questionnaire was translated using the current best practice in survey…click for more details