De Facto Article
New Blog Post
A short summary version of my co-authored article with Daniel Kübler and Frank Marcinkowski on citizens’ preferences of democratic legitimacy is now available at Democratic Audit.
2018. “Why it’s not just about the outcome: citizens also care about democratic decision-making”, Democratic Audit UK [Link].
EURA Young Scholar Award
I’m honored to have been awarded the Young Scholar Award by the European Urban Research Association at this year’s conference in Tilburg (June 21-23, 2018) for my paper “Who Supports Metropolitan Reform? Citizens’ Attitudes in Four West European Countries” which summarizes some of the main findings of my PhD research.
My Research as Improvisation Theatre
DemocracyNet.eu @LaDérivée Yverdon
The association DemocracyNet.eu has been invited by the association ICI to organize a public deliberation event on September 3, 2017 for the upcoming popular votes in Switzerland . Everyone is welcome to join and discuss (in french).
2016. “Elite vs. Volk” Kommunalmagazin 33(5): 26-28. [.pdf]
2016. “Angst vor Machtverlust verhindert Gemeindenfusionen.” DeFacto-Blog [Link]
2016. “‘Yes I Do’ – Why Municipalities Merge When They Are Not Forced To.” Urban Affairs Forum [Link]