1301, 2016

Roundtable in Spain

January 13th, 2016|

Speaker at the Roundtable on “Parties and Mobilisation” (Madrid)


Prof. Gianfranco Pasquino, University of Bologna (Emeritus)
Prof. Francisco José Llera, University of the Basque Country
Dr. Fernando Casal Bertoa, Nottingham Research Fellow (University of Nottingham)

Moderator: Dr. Javier Redondo Rodelas, University Carlos III

1911, 2015

Book presentation (Ecuador)

November 19th, 2015|

Presentation at the Latin American Faculty of Social Sciences (FLACSO, Quito) of “The Essential Work of Peter Mair” with the participation of Dr. Simón Pachano (FLACSO).

1811, 2015

Fieldwork in Ecuador

November 18th, 2015|

Research at the library of the Ecuadorian Parliament (Asamblea Nacional) in Quito.

1611, 2015

Presentation in Ecuador

November 16th, 2015|

Presentation at the Seminar on “International Experiences for Political Organisations” organised by the Democratic Agora (IDEA-NIMD) and the Institute of Democracy in Quito

511, 2015

PhD. Thesis Committee (Spain)

November 5th, 2015|

Member of a PhD. Thesis Committee, together with Prof. Joan Botella Corral (UAB) and Prof. Pablo Oñate Rubalcaba (UAV), at the Autonomous University of Barcelona. The PhD. Thesis, titled “Las dinámicas entre niveles de un partido de ámbito estatal en un sistema multinivel. El caso del Partido Popular en 1989-2015”, was successfully defended by Patricia […]

311, 2015

Book presentation (Spain)

November 3rd, 2015|

Presentation at the Centre for Political and Constitutional Studies (CEPC, Madrid) of “The Essential Work of Peter Mair” with the participation of Prof. Jose Ramon Montero (Autonomous University of Madrid), Dr. Juan Rodriguez Teruel (University of Valencia) and Dr. Pablo Simón (University Carlos III)

2210, 2015

Switzerland: A landslide election, which only shifts 4% of the votes

October 22nd, 2015|

By Daniel Bochsler (University of Zurich), Marlène Gerber (University of Bern) and David Zumbach (University of Bern)

Switzerland has just experienced one of the most stable elections, even by Swiss standards, with net volatility of just over 4% of the votes. The authors explain, why it is still perceived as a landslide victory of the right. […]

2509, 2015

EU Integration Forum (UK)

September 25th, 2015|

Session on “Good Governance and Transparency” (Manchester)

Rapporteur: Dr. Fernando Casal Bértoa, Nottingham Research Fellow (University of Nottingham)

1709, 2015

ECPR Summer School (Germany)

September 17th, 2015|

Lecture (with Prof. Zsolt Enyedi) at the 25th European Consortium for Political Research PhD Summer School on “Political Parties and Party Systems” in Lüneburg.

508, 2015

Visiting Lectures (Japan)

August 5th, 2015|

Two lectures at the Institute of Political Economy of Waseda University on:
1. “The World Upside Down: On the effects of party finance regulation on partisan corruption”
2. “Should we stay with the classics? On the problems and advantages of measuring electoral volatility”