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Dr. Raj Chari

Associate Professor (Political Science)

Prof. Raj Chari was born in Swift Current Saskatchewan Canada. After completing a B.A and M.A at the University of Saskatchewan, he did his PhD in Queen's University (Canada). Most of his Doctoral Thesis research and writing was performed out of the Juan March Institute in Madrid (Spain). Previous appointments include working for Vincent Wright at Nuffield College (Oxford) before joining Trinity in 1999.
  American Politics   Canadian politics   Comparitive political economy   Economic policy making   EU Politics   Globalisation   Government Regulations   Political parties   Privatisation and deregulation in western Europe   Public Policy   Spanish politics
 Life After Privatization
 International Trends in Regulating Lobbying
 Public Policies and Multi-Level Regulatory Structures in a Global Economy
 Regulating Lobbying Activity in the EU, USA, Canada and Germany
 International Regulation of Newly Privatised Firms

Language Skill Reading Skill Writing Skill Speaking
English Fluent Fluent Fluent
French Fluent Medium Basic
Spanish Fluent Fluent Fluent
Raj Chari, Life After Privatization, 1st, Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2015, 1 - 289pp, Notes: [URL:], Book, PUBLISHED  URL
Raj Chari, Hard Questions for Democracy, 1st, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, Routledge, 2013, 1 - 194pp, Book, PUBLISHED  URL
Raj Chari, The Parliamentary Election in Spain, November 2011, Electoral Studies, 32, (2), 2013, p377 - 380, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Irish Political Studies, Special Issue: Hard Questions for Democracy - Ireland and Beyond, 26, 4, (2011), 425 - 606p, Raj Chari, [ed.], Journal, PUBLISHED
Raj Chari, Introducing Hard Question for Democracy, Irish Political Studies, 26, (4), 2011, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Patrick Bernhagen and Raj Chari, Financial and Economic Crisis: Theoretical Explanations of the Global Sunset, Irish Political Studies, 26, (4), 2011, p455 - 472, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Raj Chari and Patrick Bernhagen, Financial and Economic Crisis: Explaining the Sunset over the Celtic Tiger, Irish Political Studies, 26, (4), 2011, p473 - 488, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Raj Chari and Daniel O'Donovan, Lobbying the European Commission: Open or Secret?, Socialism and Democracy, 25, (2), 2011, p104 - 124, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Gary Murphy, John Hogan, Raj Chari, Lobbying Regulation in Ireland, Journal of Public Affairs, 11, (2), 2011, p111 - 119, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
John Hogan, Raj Chari and Gary Murphy, Regulating Australia's Lobbyists: Coming Full Circle to Promote Democracy, Journal of Public Affairs, 11, (1), 2011, p35 - 48, Journal Article, PUBLISHED

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Raj Chari and Daniel Hillebrand O'Donovan, Lobbying the European Commission: Open or secret?, 2011, Working Paper, PUBLISHED
Spain, S. Pendergast and T. Pendergast, Worldmark Encyclopedia of National Economies, 1st, 1-4, Michigan, Gale Group, 2002, pp431 - 446, [Raj S. Chari and Suvi Iltanen], Item in dictionary or encyclopaedia, etc, PUBLISHED


Award Date
Faculty Visiting Research Fellowship (VRF), The Policy Institute 2002-2003
Public Policy Analysis; Economic Policy-Making; Social Policy-Making; Deregulation; Privatisation; Party Politics in Spain and Italy.