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Public accountability

Popular wisdom says political parties aren’t responsive to public opinion. Our research found otherwise

March 11, 2021

Clientelism – another reason to worry about US democracy

January 19, 2021

Academic activists want to break out of their ivory towers, but in doing so risk creating a new form of elitism

December 21, 2020

Is friendship the most important solution to the Covid-19 pandemic?

December 2, 2020

The resignation of Kosovo’s President Thaçi has highlighted the lost trust in the EU as an impartial mediator in relations with Serbia

November 16, 2020
October 14, 2020

The relevance of political science and the public responsibility of political scientists

Matthew Flinders Political scientists face increasing demands to demonstrate the relevance of their research beyond the academy (the so-called ‘impact agenda’). Matthew Flinders argues that this should be seen less a threat to the discipline’s autonomy than an opportunity to rise to public responsibilities Read more

The Loop

Cutting-edge analysis showcasing the work of the political science discipline at its best.
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