Dr Sebastian Dellepiane Avellaneda

Senior Lecturer

Politics

Personal statement

Sebastian Dellepiane joined the department as a Lecturer in Public Policy in March 2012. He holds a MA in Political Economy and a PhD in Government from the University of Essex. He had previously studied economics and political science in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He held research positions in several European universities, including Essex University, University College Dublin, and the University of Antwerp. He has been guest lecturer at the Essex Summer School in Social Science Data Analysis, the Institute of Development Policy and Management in Antwerp, the Maastricht Graduate School of Governance, and the German Development Institute in Bonn. Sebastian investigates and teaches in the area of political economy. His PhD focuses on the relationship between credible commitments and institutions by examining the origins, evolution and ultimate collapse of Argentina’s convertibility system (1991-2001).

Publications

Parallel lines? Policy mood in a plurinational democracy
McGann Anthony, Dellepiane-Avellaneda Sebastian, Bartle John
Electoral Studies Vol 58, pp. 48-57 (2019)
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.electstud.2019.02.005
Pathways from the European Periphery : lessons from the political economy of development
Dellepiane Avellaneda Sebastian, Hardiman Niamh, Pagoulatos George, Blavoukos Spyros
Studies in Comparative International Development Vol 53, pp. 239-260 (2018)
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12116-018-9261-6
Policy accommodation versus electoral turnover : policy representation in Britain, 1945-2015
Bartle John, Dellepiane Avellaneda Sebastian, McGann Anthony
Journal of Public Policy (2018)
The political economy of housing in England
Coelho Miguel, Dellepiane-Avellaneda Sebastian, Ratnoo Vigyan
New Political Economy (2016)
https://doi.org/10.1080/13563467.2016.1195346
The political economy of major infrastructure in the UK
Coelho Miguel Castro, Dellepiane Sebastian
Fraser of Allander Economic Commentary Vol 39, pp. 105-125 (2016)
Power, Transport, Aviation and Water : the Political Economy of Infrastructure in the UK
Coelho Miguel Castro, Dellepiane Sebastian
International Public Policy Institute Occasional Paper International Public Policy Institute Occasional Paper (2016)

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Teaching

Governance & Development

European & Comparative Political Economy

Qualitative & Mixed Methods

Case Study Methodology

Research Design 

Research interests

Comparative political economy

Politics of economic policy & institutions

Political economy of growth & development

Public opinion, political competition & policy representation

Social science methodology

Professional activities

Political economics in hard times: Revisiting the Argentine crisis of 2001/2
Invited speaker
14/3/2014
Political Conditionalities and Foreign Aid
Participant
19/12/2013
The European Periphery and European Integration
Invited speaker
3/12/2013
When the Party's Over: The Politics of Fiscal Squeeze in Perspective
Invited speaker
9/7/2013
ECPR Research Sessions
Participant
25/5/2011

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Projects

The Political Economy of Growth and Institutional Reform
Dellepiane Avellaneda, Sebastian (Principal Investigator)
26-Jan-2014 - 25-Jan-2015

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