Political participation and Representation (PARTIREP)

Audrey André, Didier Caluwaerts, Karen Celis, Kris Deschouwer, Dimokritos Kavadias, Dave Sinardet

Research Political Science (POLI)

The way in which citizens and the state are linked to each other is the topic of several research projects. Most of these are conducted within the framework of the Interuniversity Attraction Pole PARTIREP. Projects in the Department pay special attention to political representation, the effect of electoral systems on political behavior, the organization and the strategies of political parties in multi-level systems, deliberative democracy andconsociational democracy.