Ana Espírito-Santo

Assistant Professor at the ISCTE-IUL

Ongoing projects

Gender Equality Policy in Practice (GEPP)

PIs: Joni Lovenduski, Isabelle Engeli and Amy Mazur (GEPP Conveners)
researchportal.bath.ac.uk

Representativeness of the Social Partners and Impact of Economic Governance (REP)

(PTDC/SOC-SOC/29207/2017), PI: Raquel Rego, Institute of Social Sciences (ICS), Lisbon, Portugal
rep.ics.ulisboa.pt

How Members of Parliament in Africa Represent their Constituencies (HOME)

(PTDC/CPO/4796/2020), PI: Edalina Sanches, Centro de Estudos Internacionais (CEI-IUL), Lisbon, Portugal
www.edalinasanches.pt

Completed projects

Crisis, Political Representation and Democratic Renewal: The Portuguese case in the Southern European context

(PTDC/IVC-CPO/3098/2014), PI: André Freire, Centre for Research and Studies in Sociology (CIES-IUL, ISCTE), Lisbon, Portugal
cies.iscte-iul.pt

The symbolic impact of women’s representation

(FEM2013-45719-P), PI: Tània Verge, Universidad Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona

Collaborative Research: Electoral Systems and Party Personnel: The Consequences of Reform and Non-Reform

(SES-0751662), PIs: Ellis Krauss, Robert Pekkanen and Matthew Shugart. University of California, San Diego and University of Washington.
www.nsf.gov

Mulh(j)er e Poder: A Representação Política das Mulheres em Portugal e Espanha

(PTDC/IVC-CPO/4088/2012), PI: Nina Wiesehomeier. Institute of Social Sciences (ICS), Lisbon

EU and I

PI: Alexander Trechsel. European University Institute (EUI)

Elections, Leadership and Accountability: Political Representation in Portugal

(PTDC/CPJ-CPO/119307/2010), PIs: André Freire, José Leite Viegas and Marco Lisi. Centre for Research and Studies in Sociology (CIES-IUL, ISCTE), Lisbon.

Portuguese MPs in a Comparative Perspective: Elections, Leadership and Political Representation

(PTDC/CPO/64469/ 2006), PIs: André Freire and José Leite Viegas. Centre for Research and Studies in Sociology (CIES-IUL, ISCTE), Lisbon.

EU Profiler

PIs: Alexander Trechsel and Fabian Breuer. European University Institute (EUI), Kieskompas (Netherlands) and Smartvote (Switzerland)

The changing contexts of political behaviour

(PTDC/CPO/66537/2006), PIs: António Barreto, Marina Costa Lobo and Pedro Magalhães. Institute of Social Sciences (ICS), Lisbon.

QUING

(FP6 Integrated Project - 2006-2011), PIs: Mieke Verloo and Susanne Fröschl; Coordinators of the Spanish Team: Maria Bustelo and Emanuela Lombardo. Universidad Complutense, Madrid.

Electoral Behaviour and Political Attitudes in a Comparative Perspective

PIs: André Freire, Marina Costa Lobo and Pedro Magalhães. Institute of Social Sciences (ICS), Lisbon.