• Welcome to the Working Group on Political Science,
    particularly Policy Analysis and Political Theory

    The working group studies education and social policies from an international comparative perspective.

  • Comparative political economy and welfare state research

    Research and teaching in the group focuses on education and social policy, public opinion towards the welfare state, theories of institutional change and democratic capitalism.

  • Current research projects

    - ERC Project "Investing in Education in Europe"

    - Education policy and political participation

    - Government activities of right-wing populist parties

    - Intergenerational solidarity in the welfare state

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