Tönis Saarts / Associate Lecturer of Comparative Politics at Tallinn University / Profesor Asociado de Política Comparada en la Universidad de Tallin

Comparative Politics Associate Lecturer at Tallinn University, Estonia

Seminar: March 15th, 2021

Political parties, the quality of democracy and the rise

of populism in Central and Eastern Europe

Tõnis Saarts is an Associate Professor of Comparative Politics at Tallinn University (Estonia). His research interests include democracy and democratization in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE), party politics, social cleavages, and the rise of populism. He has published in journals as East European Politics, Problems of Post-Communism, European Societies, Regional & Federal Studies, European Politics and Society, etc. He has also written the chapters for the handbooks published by Routledge and Palgrave.