Democracy, Elections and Citizenship

With your help, we study the political engagement of citizens in contemporary democracies.

Research assistant position within the LABOREP project

Research Assistant at the Department of Political Science and…
09/04/2019/by grdec

SEMINAR: “Holding Governments Accountable for Pension Reform? Testing the Moderating Effects of New Social Risks”

Dani Marinova (UAB) 5th of April, 12:30h, Sala de Juntes de…
02/04/2019/by grdec

SEMINAR: “Nobody seems to be fully representing me: belief unconstraint and its effects on the political system”

Berta Barbet (UAB) 13th de February, 13:00h, Sala Annexa…
22/02/2019/by grdec

SEMINAR: “Fighting Euroscepticism: The Impact of EU Institutional Advertising on Support for European Integration”

Enrique Hernández (UAB) and Roberto Pannico(ICS-Lisboa)  13th…
11/02/2019/by grdec

SEMINAR: “The Crisis Fuelled Cycle of Contention in Croatia – Myth or Reality?”

Ana Balkovic (UAB) 30th January, 13:00h, Sala Annexa (B1/-109)…
29/01/2019/by grdec

SEMINAR: “Depression and Political Efficacy”

Luca Bernardi  (UAB) 4th Decembre 2018, 13:00h, Sala Annexa…
01/12/2018/by grdec

SEMINAR: “When Do Terrorist Attacks Increase Hate Speech? Evidence from a Natural Experiment”

Amalia Álvarez-Benjumea  (Max Planck Institute for Research…
26/11/2018/by grdec

SEMINAR: “Party bans: deterrence or backlash? Evidence from the Basque Country”

 Andreu Arenas (Barcelona Institute of Political Economy and…
12/11/2018/by grdec

Four-year fully funded PhD position in one of our projects

The Institut de Govern i Politiques Públiques and the Department…
17/10/2018/by grdec

DEC Seminar’s new calendar: fall/winter 2018-2019

Here you can find a list of the  DEC seminars scheduled for…
17/10/2018/by grdec

Enrique Hernández gana el premio al Mejor Artículo ESS para Investigadores Jovenes

Enrique Hernández, miembro del grupo, es el ganador del premio…
25/09/2018/by grdec

SEMINAR: “Preference for Secession: The Divide over Catalan Independence”

Maria José Hierro (Yale University) 25th June, 13:00h, Sala…
20/06/2018/by grdec

SEMINAR: “A Universal Measure of the Proportionality of Electoral Systems”

Daniel Bochsler (University of Copenhagen) 5th june 2018,…
02/06/2018/by grdec

SEMINAR: “Immigration Policy and its Effects on Foreigners’ Political Integration”

Sergi Pardos-Prado (Merton College Oxford) 31th may 2018,…
29/05/2018/by grdec

SEMINAR: “Mainstream media coverage of the European Union during the economic crisis. Spain, France and the UK compared”

Sabina Monza (UAB) 30th may 2018, 10:00h, Sala de Juntes de…
29/05/2018/by grdec

SEMINAR: “Socialization in Times of Elections: A Field Experiment on the Impact of Civic Education”

Valérie-Anne Mahéo (Université de Montréal) Dimarts 15…
09/05/2018/by grdec

SEMINAR: “Welfare States Matter for Democracy: Income-based Participatory Inequality in Post-WWII Western Democracies”

Carsten Q. Schneider (Central European University) 24th april…
18/04/2018/by grdec

SEMINAR: “Layered Economies: Heterogeneity in Economic Conditions and Evaluations”

Dani Marinova (Universitat Autònoma Barcelona) 20th february 2018,…
16/02/2018/by grdec

SEMINAR: “Ideology and Identity: The Changing Party Systems of India”

Pradeep Chhibber (University of California, Berkeley) 23rd…
21/01/2018/by grdec

SEMINAR: “ Looking in a Carnival Mirror: Ideology and Protest Participation in Old and New Democracies ”

 Filip Kostelka (University of Barcelona) 12st december…
06/12/2017/by grdec

SEMINAR: “A tale of two referendums: Fear, risk and independence in #indyref and #brexit”

Rob Johns (University of Essex) 28th november 2017, 13:00h, Sala…
28/11/2017/by grdec

SEMINAR: “The issues of the Spanish electoral change: a voting behaviour perspective”

Berta Barbet (Universitat Autònoma Barcelona) 14st november 2017,…
09/11/2017/by grdec

SEMINAR: “Should You Sacrifice Your Constituents? Moral Dilemmas and the Evaluation of Politicians”

Enrique Hernández (Universitat Autònoma Barcelona) 31st…
27/10/2017/by grdec

THESIS DEFENSE: “Party cues and Citizen’s Attitudes”

Roberto Pannico will defend his Ph.D. thesis "Party cues and…
26/09/2017/by grdec