Roundtable: Representative Democracy Under Pressure
Comparative Study of Election Systems Seminar
Participants: Irfan Nooruddin, Georgetown University and Joshua Tucker, New York University.
Chair: Marina Costa Lobo, Institute of Social Sciences, University of Lisbon
Irfan Nooruddin is the Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani Professor of Indian Politics in the Asian Studies Program in the School of Foreign Service. His expertise is in economic development, democratization, and civil conflict in the developing world. He was the director of the Georgetown University India Initiative from 2015 to 2020.
Joshua Tucker is a Professor of Politics, an affiliated Professor of Russian and Slavic Studies, and an affiliated Professor of Data Science at New York University. He is the Director of NYU’s Jordan Center for Advanced Study of Russia, a co-director of the NYU Center for Social Media and Politics (CSMaP), and a co-editor of the award winning politics and policy blog The Monkey Cage at The Washington Post.
The Seminar will take place in Maria de Sousa Room, at ICS-ULisboa, as well as online here