Democracy, Elections and Citizenship

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

SEMINAR: “Habits, Mental Health and Voting: Citizens with Poor Mental Health Rely Less on Predispositions to Make their Voting Decisions”

Luca Bernardi (ULIV- The University of Liverpool) 7th of…
04/11/2019/by grdec

SEMINAR: “Revisiting the Linz-Moreno question. Identities, causal antecedents and support for secession”

Marc Guinjoan (UAB) 8th of July, 13:00h, Sala de Juntes de…
04/07/2019/by grdec

SEMINAR: “When Growth is Not Enough: Issue Positions, Inequality, and Economic Accountability”

Timothy Hellwig (Indiana University – Bloomington) 27th…
19/06/2019/by grdec

SEMINAR: “The big five in the big four: Personality traits among politicians and supporters of the largest four Spanish parties”

Carol Galais (UAB)- paper co-authored with Xavier Coller and Elena…
17/06/2019/by grdec

SEMINAR: “Do you have what it takes? Quasi-experimental evidence on the effect of gender and age on bargaining over government formation”

Albert Falcó (UB) 4th of June, 13:00h, Sala de Juntes de…
31/05/2019/by grdec

SEMINAR: “Too Crooked to be Good: Tradeoffs and the Punishment of Malfeasance”

Sofia Breitenstein (UAB) - paper co-authored with Enrique Hernández…
16/05/2019/by grdec

SEMINAR: “The Role of the Economic Conditions in Second-Order Elections”

Agustí Bosch (UAB) 29th of April, 11:00h, Sala de Juntes de…
24/04/2019/by grdec

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