CES: "Conservative Political Parties and the Birth of Democracy in Europe"


Friday, April 8, 2016, 2:15pm to 4:00pm


Adolphus Busch Hall, Hoffmann Room
The attendees will discuss two chapters of a book in progress that develops a new perspective on the role played by conservative political parties in the process of democratization in Europe, focusing in these chapters on the case of Britain and its comparative implications.

Please note: There is no presentation and the paper should be read in advance: "Conservative Political Parties and the Birth of Modern Democracy In Europe", Chapters 2 and 4

Daniel Ziblatt Professor of Government, Harvard University
Discussant: Noam Gidron Graduate Student in Government, Harvard University
Contact: Peter Hall, phall@fas.harvard.edu