Center for the Study of DemocracyThe Center for the Study of Democracy (CSD) at the University of California, Irvine sponsors research and education aimed at improving the democratic process in the United States and expanding democracy around the world.
The center frequently sponsors community lectures featuring prominent public figures, high ranking international government officials and democracy supporters, the likes of which have included Jimmy Carter, former President of the United States; Janet Yellen, President and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco; Mary Robinson, former President of Ireland and former United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights; and California Governor Jerry Brown.
Where are the Best Parliamentary Election Methods?
February 23, 2015
Publishing High Impact Articles Before Tenure
March 3, 2015
CSD International Visitors Seminar
March 9, 2015
Fierce fight for donors brings early money primary to California
February 28, 2015
Mark Petracca, political science associate professor, is quoted in The Sacramento Bee and The Modesto Bee Feb. 28, 2015
Young Chinese parents hesitate on second child
February 24, 2015
Wang Feng, sociology professor, is quoted by The Diplomat Feb. 24, 2015