Podcasts

Our podcast series engage in the academic and policy debate on how to ensure that democracies govern more effectively

This podcast series is co-produced by the Graduate Institute’s Albert Hirschman Centre on Democracy and the Institute for Human Sciences (IWM) Vienna, in cooperation with the Excellence Chair, University of Bremen (Research Group: Soft Authoritarianism).

 

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OUR EPISODES FROM THE SERIES “IN CONVERSATION WITH” AND “PARLONS-EN”

The first episode of “Parlons-en” features a discussion between Roger de Weck, Swiss journalist, former Director of the Swiss Broadcasting Corporation SSR and former member of the Graduate Institute’s Foundation Board, and Christine Lutringer. They analyse the strength of democracy in the age of illiberalism and the ways in which its institutions could be modernised and reformed.

 

In the first episode of “In Conversation With”, Ivan Krastev, Director of the Centre for Liberal Strategies in Sofia and Permanent Fellow at the Institute of Human Sciences in Vienna, and Shalini Randeria focus on the paradoxical world and new power dynamics emerging from the COVID-19 crisis.