Congrats to Gergő Medve-Bálint who successfully defended his dissertation "Converging on Divergence: The Political Economy of Uneven Regional Development in East Central Europe"

Gergő together with his exam committee; Erin Jenne, Béla Greskovits, László Bruszt and Dorothee Bohle





The dissertation can be downloaded here

PERG seminar Tuesday 19/5: Prospectus presentations by first year PhD students from Public Policy and Political Economy

Tuesday May 19. 17.10-18.40 Faculty Tower #708


Presenters and discussant:

Sergiu Delcea - Why pro-Urban Welfare in Agricultural Countries? Backwardness, the Nationalism-Social Policy Nexus and the Origins of Welfare States in "late late" Industrializing Countries - Romania, Hungary and Brazil compared. Discussant: Emrah

Magda Ulceluse - Skills Mismatch as a Policy Issue.  Discussant: Bastian

Alex Moise - Health Politics in Southern and Eastern Europe. Discussant: Imre

NEXT WEEK: Job talks for the Political Economy position at the Department of Political Science

The Department of Political Science cordially invites you to the following job talks:


Jia Chen

Inter-governmental Organizations, Economic Integration, and Commitments in Non-democratic Regimes

Monday, May 18, 2015          17:00 – 18:15, N11 004


Powerpoint slides from Zbig and Sanja's time series and panel data workshop

pls find dropbox links here:

or files attached


PERG public lectures in May