Event Name Social Conflict, Political Competition, and Democratic Stability: Lesson from Contemporary Latin America
Start Date 25th Apr 2018 1:30pm
End Date 25th Apr 2018 4:30pm
Duration 3 hours
Description

This seminar surveys and discusses theories about the stability of democracies. The most influential among them focus on domestic economic factors and posit that democracies survive as long as progressive redistribution is unlikely or unfeasible.

Open to honours students and MSc students in all subject areas, but a limited number of spaces are available.


To secure your space in the seminar please email PIR's Subject Academic Support Officer; sophie.sheerin@ed.ac.uk.

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