• 2 Citations
  • 1 h-Index
20152019
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Introduction

Research Areas:

Multi-level governance ; (multi)nationalism ; democratization ; democratic innovations.

Doctoral Research Project (2018-2021):

Why National Minorities Demand and Why States Grant Self-rue. A Comparative Analysis of Autonomy Building in Western Europe.

Supervision: Prof. Jérémy Dodeigne (UNamur) & Prof. Min Reuchamps (UCLouvain).

Diplomas

2017 : Master of Arts in Political Science (spec. Constitutional Politics)
Central European University

2016 : Master en Sciences politiques (spéc. Finalité approfondie)
Université catholique de Louvain

2016 : Certificat universitaire en Philosophie
Université catholique de Louvain

2014 : Bachelier en Sciences politiques
Université catholique de Louvain

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Projects 2018 2019

Research Output 2015 2019

  • 2 Citations
  • 1 h-Index
  • 6 Paper
  • 4 Article
  • 3 Chapter (peer-reviewed)
  • 2 Chapter

Inter-Chamber Relations in a Bicameral Elected and Sortitioned Legislature

Vandamme, P-E., Jacquet, V., Niessen, C., Pitseys, J. & Reuchamps, M., 2019, (Accepted/In press) Legislature by Lot. An Alternative Design for Deliberative Governance. Gastil, J. & Wright, E. O. (eds.). London & New York: Verso, 21 p. (The Real Utopias Project).

Research output: Contribution in Book/Catalog/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Apparentement et seuil électoral

Reuchamps, M., Onclin, F. & Niessen, C., 2018, Apparentement et seuil électoral. Bouhon, F. & Reuchamps, M. (eds.). p. 447-464 17 p.

Research output: Contribution in Book/Catalog/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
File

Critical Candidates: Elite Attitudes Toward the Functioning of Representative Democracy

Niessen, C., Schiffino, N., Jacquet, V. & Deschamps, L., 2018, Candidates, Parties and Voters in the Belgian Partitocracy. Vandeleene, A., de Winter, L. & Baudewyns, P. (eds.). p. 341-364 15 p.

Research output: Contribution in Book/Catalog/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Open Access
File
representative democracy
elite
candidacy
criticism
industrial democracy

Intercameral Relations in a Bicameral Elected and Sortition Legislature

Vandamme, P-E., Jacquet, V., Niessen, C., Pitseys, J. & Reuchamps, M., 1 Sep 2018, In : Politics & Society. 46, 3, p. 381-400 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Belgian
chamber
legitimacy
election
distribution of power

Les rôles, fonctions et choix politiques des Bourgmestres en Wallonie et à Bruxelles

Verstraete, D., Devillers, S., Dandoy, R., Dodeigne, J., Jacquet, V., Niessen, C. & Reuchamps, M., 2018, In : Courrier hebdomadaire du CRISP. 11, 2376, p. 5-52 47 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Press / Media

La politique c'est fini. Place aux managers?

Christoph Niessen

21/09/17

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Le plus gros risque ? Que le système ne change pas

Christoph Niessen

25/08/17

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Keine Kompetenzfetischisten

Christoph Niessen

17/11/15

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment