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Researchers Admitted in September 2017

Jonata Anicetti


Defence Offsets: a liability or an asset for European companies?

Provisional Supervisor: Ulrich Krotz

Mahmoud Mahmoud Badr-Alaa Sherif

BADR, Alaa (EG)

Self-Criticism in Arab Political Thought

Provisional Supervisor: Olivier Roy

Louisa Bayerlein


International Public Adminstrations’ Influence on Policy Change – of Entrepreneurs and Antipreneurs

Provisional Supervisor: Philipp Genschel

Johannsen Bøggild


Why is Habermas not on Facebook? The possible polarizing effect of exposure to political information on Facebook

Provisional Supervisor: Klarita Gërxhani 

Pierre Jules Chabot-Timothée

CHABOT, Timothée Pierre Jules (FR)

Social mixity and peer interactions at school. The impact of spatial segregation on the relational preferences of secondary school European students

Provisional Supervisor: Fabrizio Bernardi

Francesco Colombo

COLOMBO, Francesco (IT)

Welfare State Attitudes Facing Global Competition. Do Institutions and Social Stratification Still Matter?

Provisional Supervisor: Ellen Immergut

Quentin Coudray

COUDRAY, Quentin (FR)

Leisure policies in Europe: A perspective on the future of the welfare state

Provisional Supervisor: Anton Hemerijck


ERVIK, Jonas Huus (NOR)

Bridging the Divide: Partisan Business Cycles and Globalization

Provisional Supervisor: Anton Hemerijck

Jakob Frizell


Making the Rich Pay for the War: The politics of fiscal fairness in post-conflict countries

Provisional Supervisor: Phiipp Genschel

Amanda Haraldsson


Women’s political underrepresentation through the lens of media sexism’s impact on political ambition

Provisional Supervisor: Klarita Gërxhani 



A Small Piece of Market for Households, A Huge Source of Profit for Banks?: Financialisation, State, and the Politics of Consumer Debt in Developing Countries

Provisional Supervisor: Dorothee Bohle 

Frederique Hardi Klein-Olivia

KLEIN, Ofra (NL)

The politicisation of cultural issues online; The framing of migration, Islam and European integration on populists right-wing Facebook pages in Western-Europe

Provisional Supervisor: Hanspeter Kriesi

Kyriaki Kourra

KOURRA, Kyriaki (CYP)

Conceptualising Regulation of Private Military and Security Companies: A comparative analysis of the United States, the United Kingdom, Greece and the European Union

Provisional Supervisor: Ellen Immergut

Adam Andrzej Krzykowski

KRZYKOWSKI, Adam Andrzej (PL)

Enhancing the Anarchy: Nuclear Weapon Among the Great Powers

Provisional Supervisor: Ulrich Krotz

Daniel Lukas Paierl

PAIERL, Daniel Lukas (AT)

Job Polarization in Europe: Care work and the Quality Composition of the Labour Market

Provisional Supervisor: Fabrizio Bernardi

Fred Paxton


The Radicalising Influence of Populist Radical Right Local Governments in Different European Contexts

Provisional Supervisor: Hanspeter Kriesi

Aleksei Pobedonostsev


Fiscal Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy: Oil, Foreign Aid and Political Regime

Provisional Supervisor: Philipp Genschel 

Johannes Rothe

ROTHE, Johannes (DE)

Institutional Change in Conflict Situations

Provisional Supervisor: Jennifer Welsh

Ana Ruipérez Núñez


Europe in the aftermath of the Great Recession: the generational cleavage and the future of democracy.

Provisional Supervisor: Anton Hemerijck

Daniel Sandu

SANDU, Daniel (RO)

From Not Competitive to Well-Prepared: A study of the modern European social model and its response to technological automation

Provisional Supervisor: Anton Hemerijck

Melanie Sauter

SAUTER, Melanie (CH)

Not a target: Violence against humanitarian aid workers

Provisional Supervisor: Diego Gambetta

Timo Seidl

SEIDL, Timo (DE)

The Next Great Transformation? Understanding and Investigating Digital Capitalism and its Spirit

Provisional Supervisor: Dorothee Bohle

Simons Jasper

SIMONS, Jasper Paul (NL)

The road towards social partnership and inclusive growth in Visegrád Europe: a golden straightjacket of dependent development?

Provisional Supervisor: Dorothee Bohle

Maciej Mariusz Sobocinski

SOBOCINSKI, Maciej Mariusz (PL)

Old responses to new challenges? Population ageing, social investment and the recalibration of family policy in Hungary and Poland

Provisional Supervisor: Anton Hemerijck

Vicente Valentim

VALENTIM, Vicente (PO)

Radical left populist parties in Europe: A comparative multi-level analysis of demand side explanations for the radical left populist vote

Provisional Supervisor: Elias Dinas

Christiaan Emmanuel Vermorken

VERMORKEN, Christiaan Emmanuel (BE)

A Comparative History of Party Finance: Belgium, Italy, The Netherlands and the United Kingdom

Provisional Supervisor: Anton Hemerijck


Tobias Widmann

WIDMANN, Tobias (DE)

Refugees in the Media: The Diffusion of Refugee Frames in Three European Countries

Provisional Supervisor: Hanspeter Kriesi


Cohort 2016

BLOCK, Markus Jens (DE)

The Effects of Financialisation on the European Manufacturing Industry: A Comparative Case-Study of Germany, Sweden and the US

Supervisor: Dorothee Bohle


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