04 OctIPERG to host workshop on historical political economy and gender politics


The Historical Political Economy and Gender Politics Workshop will offer two days packed with presentations from top researchers at the University…

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29 AugFour new Postdoctoral Researchers are joining IPERG


The Institutions and Political Economy Research Group (IPERG) directed by Prof. Carles Boix welcomes four new postdoctoral researchers that will start…

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26 MayDr. Pablo Beramendi joins IPERG as a visiting researcher


Dr. Beramendi is an Associate Professor of Political Science (Political Economy) at Duke University. He is also an Associate Member of Nuffield College, University…

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28 AprDr. Guillem Riambau, new visiting researcher at IPERG


The Institutions and Political Economy Research Group (IPERG) is pleased to welcome Dr. Guillem Riambau-Armet, Assistant Professor of Economics at Yale-NUS…

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11 AprThree new Research Fellows are joining IPERG


The Institutions and Political Economy Research Group (IPERG) directed by Prof. Carles Boix welcomes three new Research Fellows. Germà Bel is a…

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30 MarIPERG Postdoctoral Fellow Marta Curto-Grau has been awarded a Marie Curie fellowship to study the impact of politicians’ personal traits on public policies


Marta Curto-Grau, researcher at the Institutions and Political Economy Research Group (IPERG), has been awarded a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual fellowship. From…

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16 FebCarles Boix wins Choice Award for his book ‘Political order and inequality’


The book explains the economic and political roots of inequality, describes the causes of the stagnation of the preindustrial world and explores what led to the West’s prosperity of the past two centuries.

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10 FebLaunch Event: The Birth of Party Democracy ERC Advanced Grant & Institutions and Political Economy Research Group


The event will take place at Sala de Graus on March 2nd, 2017, at 11:00.

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