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Christos J. Paraskevopoulos

Visiting Scholar 2011-2012


Christos J. Paraskevopoulos

Christos J. Paraskevopoulos is associate professor of European public policy at the University of Macedonia, Thessaloniki, Greece. He received his PhD in political science from the London School of Economics and has been research fellow at Princeton University (2008-2009) and LSE (2001-2005). He is the author of Interpreting Convergence in the EU (2001) and co-editor of Adapting to EU Multi-Level Governance (2006). He has published work in West European Politics, Comparative Politics, Government and Opposition, and Regional & Federal Studies, among others. His current research focuses on the interplay between social capital and EU public policy in Greece/Southern Europe, with emphasis on challenges of ethnic heterogeneity/inequality and lessons from the US. He will be in residence at CES from January through June 2012.

This information is accurate for the time period that the scholar is affiliated with CES.


  • Visiting Scholar 2011-2012, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University