Democracy, Elections and Citizenship

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

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

SEMINAR: “Tracing the origins of the gender gap in political interest: a dynamic approach.”

Marta Fraile (European University Insisute i CSIC) 28th…
18/09/2017/by grdec

Enrique Hernández gana el premio AECPA 2017 al mejor capítulo de libro

Enrique Hernández, miembro del grupo, es el ganador del premio…
13/09/2017/by grdec

NEW ARTICLE: “The corrosive effect of corruption on trust in politicians: Evidence from a natural experiment”

New article by Enrique Hernandez and others at Research &…
20/06/2017/by grdec

SEMINAR: “The impact of intra-generational class mobility on economic preferences: A longitudinal analysis based on the British Household Panel Survey”

Macarena Ares (European University Institute) 19th May, 13:00h,…
16/05/2017/by grdec

WORKSHOP “Political participation and political inclusion”

The purpose of this workshop, that will be celebrated the next…
08/05/2017/by grdec

JORNADA “Desigualtat i participació a la ciutat de Barcelona”

El proper dia 9 de juny es celebrarà a la sala 2 del CCCB la…
08/05/2017/by grdec

SEMINAR: “Voting Behavior under Doubts of Ballot Secrecy”

Guillem Riambau (Yale-NUS) 5 may 2017, 13:00h, Sala de Juntes Paper…
02/05/2017/by grdec