Dr. Lena Gerling

Chair of Political Economy

Scharnhorststr. 100
48151 Münster

Room: 125

Phone: +49 251 83-24304
Fax: +49 251 83-28429

Consultation hours:
Curently, there are no regular office hours. To schedule a meeting via Skype, please contact lena.gerling@uni-muenster.de

  • in progress

    Social Inequality, Party Preferences and Populism

    Project status in progress
    Project time since 01.04.2017
    Keywords Voting behavior, populism; collective decision-making; peer-group effects; threshold models


    International Conference on "The Political Economy of Democracy and Dictatorship"

    The conference addresses the origin and prospects of democracy and dictatorship, policy control and governance structures in comparative political systems and transition processes from dictatorship to democracy and vice versa. Bringing together scholars interested in interdisciplinary work on comparative political systems is our focus. Past conferences have been funded by the German Research Foundation, the School of Business and Economics and the International Office at WWU.

    Project status in progress
    Project time since 01.06.2016
    Website https://www.wiwi.uni-muenster.de/loep/en/pedd
    Keywords Political Economy, democracy, dictatorship, transitions, institutions, political conflict


  • definitely finished

    Youth Bulges, Insurrections, and Politico-Economic Institutions

    Project status definitely finished
    Project time 01.01.2014- 31.12.2017
    Keywords Youth bulges; demography; insurrections; political economy of revolutions