Research Collaboration

Having Their Say: Authority, Voice, and Satisfaction with Democracy

Having Their Say: Authority, Voice, and Satisfaction with Democracy

Eric Merkley (PhD UBC) and Associate Professor Fred Cutler discuss their new article in the Journal of Politics, “Having Their Say: Authority, Voice, and Satisfaction with Democracy”, also co-authored with Paul Quirk (UBC) and Benjamin Nyblade (UCLA).

Challenges to Democracy

Challenges to Democracy

The spread of democracy has been driven by a struggle for freedom and opportunities for human flourishing, and yet democratic institutions based on full and inclusive citizenship face a variety of global challenges. In this new video, meet an international and interdisciplinary group of practitioners and scholars, including professors Max Cameron, Sheryl Lightfoot, and Lisa Sundstrom, who are working to better understand challenges to democracy.