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Why we should make our schools more democratic | Yves Dejaeghere | TEDxCollegeofEuropeNatolin
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Added Sep 27, 2016
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A lecturer at the University of Antwerp; working on political socialization, elections and political elites. Mr DEJAEGHERE talked about "public choice theory": the use of economic tools to deal with traditional problems of political science.

Yves Dejaeghere is a researcher and lecturer at the University of Antwerp (Belgium). He was previously affiliated with the political science department at the University of Leuven (Belgium) and was a guest-lecturer at the Université Catholique de Lille (France) and KULAK (Belgium). In 2012 he was a visiting researcher at the department of Sociology of the University of Oxford. He works on political socialization, elections and political elites. His work is published in, among others: European Journal of Political Research, Party Politics, Journal of Elections, Public Opinion and Parties, Scandinavian Political Studies, Canadian Journal of Political Science, European Union Politics, Social Behaviour & Personality andInternational Journal of Intercultural Relations.

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