Forthcoming seminars and events

Past Seminars

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

Preference for Secession: The Divide over Catalan Independence

Maria José Hierro (Yale University)

25th June, 13:00h, Sala…
20/06/2018/by grdec

A Universal Measure of the Proportionality of Electoral Systems

Daniel Bochsler (University of Copenhagen)

5th june 2018,…
02/06/2018/by grdec

Immigration Policy and its Effects on Foreigners’ Political Integration

Sergi Pardos-Prado (Merton College Oxford)

31th may 2018,…
29/05/2018/by grdec

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

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

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

Layered Economies: Heterogeneity in Economic Conditions and Evaluations

Dani Marinova (Universitat Autònoma Barcelona)

20th february 2018,…
16/02/2018/by grdec

Ideology and Identity: The Changing Party Systems of India

Pradeep Chhibber (University of California, Berkeley)

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

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)

27/10/2017/by grdec

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

Marta Fraile (European University Insisute i CSIC)

18/09/2017/by grdec

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

Voting Behavior under Doubts of Ballot Secrecy

Guillem Riambau (Yale-NUS)

5 may 2017, 13:00h, Sala de Juntes

02/05/2017/by grdec

Complex and multiple cultural identities: Is multiculturalism (always) adaptive?

Verònica Benet-Martínez (UPF Icrea)

28 april 2017, 13:00h,…
02/05/2017/by grdec

A Tale of Two Regimes? Taxation, Political Bargaining, and Fiscal Contract in China and Taiwan

DEC Seminar
Dídac Queralt (IPEG-Barcelona)
22 February, 13h,…
20/02/2017/by grdec

Exogenous and endogenous determinants of Spanish mayors’ notions democracy

DEC Seminar
Joan-Josep Vallbé (Universitat de Barcelona) y Ángel…
19/01/2017/by grdec

Populism, Anti-populism and Crisis

DEC Seminar
Yannis Stravrakakis (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki)
09/01/2017/by grdec

How Elections Widen Inequality: Electoral Accountability and Labor Market Policy

Departamental seminar
Dani Marinova (UAB)
16 December, 2016,…
16/12/2016/by grdec

Democracy under High Inequality: Political Participation and Public Goods

DEC seminar
Francesc Amat (IPEG) and Pablo Beramendi (Duke…
07/11/2016/by grdec

The `left behind’ are not alone: class alliances and extreme right success

Sergi Pardos (Merton College - University of Oxford)
28 September…
26/09/2016/by grdec

Political Association: America’s Forgotten Tradition

 Michael Jensen (University of Canberra) & Henrik Bang (University…
05/07/2016/by grdec

Anti-Politics, Politicians and the Professional-Amateur Trap

Paul Fawcett (University of Canberra) &  Jack Corbett (University…
05/07/2016/by grdec

Can Citizens Be Framed? How Information More than Emphasis Changes Opinions

Thomas Leeper (LSE)
1 July 2016, 13:00h, Sala de Juntes
30/06/2016/by grdec

Justifiability of Euthanasia in OECD Countries: Patterns of Change and Age-Period-Cohort Analysis

Raül Tormos (University of Barcelona), Maksim Rudnev (National Research University Higher School of Economics), Edurbe Bartolomé (University of Deusto)
17 June 2016, 13:00h, Sala de Juntes
30/05/2016/by grdec

Social Policy Preferences in the Age of Austerity

Charlotte Cavaillé (Institute for Advanced Study in Toulouse)
30/05/2016/by grdec

Does Electoral Accountability Pay off? Economic Voting and Economic Policy

Dani Marinova (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
15 April…
08/04/2016/by grdec

National identities and economic crisis

María José Hierro (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
30/03/2016/by grdec

How to make dutiful citizens and influence turnout

Carol Galais (Universitat Oberta de Catalunya)
4 March 2016,…
01/03/2016/by grdec

Geography matters: Identity, secession and the spatial dimension in Catalonia

Toni Rodon (Stanford University) and Marc Guinjoan (Universitat…
10/12/2015/by grdec

From Political Mobilization to Electoral Participation: Turnout in Barcelona in the 1930s

Francesc Amat (Institute of Political Economy and Governance),…
10/12/2015/by grdec

The Electoral Rise of Podemos and Ciudadanos

Iván Durán (Menéndez Pelayo International University,…
15/10/2015/by grdec