Theme Panel: The Erosion of Democracy and Its Consequences

The Erosion of Democracy and Its Consequences

What are the consequences for institutions, party politics, elections, and policymaking of the erosion of democracy that we are observing world-wide? This roundtable examines the impact of illiberal governments and political leaders on democratic stability, the polarization of party politics, and the relationship between citizens and the state in settings as varied as Latin America, Europe, and the United STates.

Participants:
Anna M. Grzymala-Busse, Stanford University (Chair)
Javier Corrales, Amherst College (Presenter)
Suzanne Mettler, Cornell University (Presenter)
Anne Meng, University of Virginia (Presenter)
Cristóbal Rovira Kaltwasser, University of Sussex (Presenter)
Milada Anna Vachudova, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (Presenter)