PhD Dissertations 2019

INTERROGATING SOCIALISM: A STUDY OF THE NORMATIVE FOUNDATION OF CONTEMPORARY SOCIALIST PROGRAMS

By Man Kong Li

Defense Committee:

Janos Kis (supervisor, Central European University) 
Andres Moles (Central European University)
Martin O'Neill (external, University of York)
Zoltan Miklosi (chair, Central European University)

Date of the Defense: 10 December, 2019

By Viktor Ivankovic

Defense Committee:

Andres Moles (supervisor, Central European University) 
Christoph Heintz (Central European University)
Thomas Douglas (external member, University of Oxford, Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics) 
Zoltan Miklosi (chair, Central European University)

Date of the Defense: 14 November, 2019

THE STRUGGLE FOR ACCESS TO HEALTHCARE IN EASTERN AND SOUTHERN EUROPE PARTISANSHIP AND PARTY RESPONSIVENESS

By Alexandru Moise

Defense Committee:

Thomas Fetzer (chair, Central European University) 
Carsten Schneider (Central European University) 
Evelyne Huebscher (supervisor, Central European University)
Ellen M. Immergut (external, Chair in Political Sciences, European University Institute)

Date of the Defense: 23 September, 2019

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By Roland Schmidt

Defense Committee:

Carsten Schneider (supervisor, Central European University) 
Anton Pelinka (Central European University)
Stefan Wolff (external member, University of Birmingham) 
Erin Jenne (chair, Central European University)

Date of the Defense: 13 August, 2019

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TAKING PARTLY FREE VOTERS SERIOUSLY: HOW PARTY-VOTER LINKAGES AFFECT POLITICAL STABILITY

By Koba Turmanidze

Defense Committee:

Inna Melnykovska (chair, CEU)
Gabor Simonovits (CEU)
Julie A. George (external, CUNY)
Matteo Fumagalli (supervisor, University of St Andrews) 

Date of the Defense: 24 May, 2019 

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NETWORK TIES AND THE POLITICS OF RENATIONALIZATION: EMBEDDEDNESS, POLITICAL-BUSINESS RELATIONS AND RENATIONALIZATION IN POST-MILOŠEVIĆ SERBIA

By Milos Resimic

Defense Committee:

Inna Melnykovska (chair, CEU) 
Balazs Vedres (supervisor, CEU)
Andras Bozoki (CEU) 
Roger Schoenman (external, UC Santa Cruz)

Date of the Defense: 21 May, 2019

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COLLECTIVE MOBILIZATION AND DYNAMIC REPRESENTATION
FROM CITIZENS TO POLICY AND BACK AGAIN

By Ioana-Elena Oana

Defense Committee:

Zsolt Enyedi (supervisor, CEU) 
Swen Hutter (external, Lichtenberg-Professor in Political Sociology at Freie Universität Berlin and Vice Director of the Center for Civil Society Research in Berlin) 
Carsten Schneider (CEU) 
Evelyne Huebscher (chair, CEU)

Date of the Defense:  25 April, 2019

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NEW PARTY ORGANIZATIONS AND INTRA-PARTY DEMOCRACY: A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF THE FIVE STAR MOVEMENT AND PODEMOS

By Balint Mikola

Defense Committee:
Zsolt Enyedi (supervisor, CEU) 
Gabor Toka (CEU)
Nicole Bolleyer (external, Exeter University)
Marina Popescu (chair, former CEU)

Date of the Defense: 20 February, 2019

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HIDDEN DIALOGUES WITH THE PAST: CINEMA AND MEMORY OF THE `HOMELAND WAR`

By Tamara Kolaric

Defense Committee:
Lea Sgier (co-supervisor, former CEU, University of Geneva – SPERI) 
Nenad Dimitrijevic (co-supervisor, CEU)
Jasmina Lukic (CEU)
Dagmar Brunow (external, Linnaeus University)
Alexander Astrov (chair, CEU)

Date of the Defense: 18 February, 2019