Thilo Bodenstein

Associate Professor
Head of Department
Oktober 6. u. 7
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+36 1 327-3000 x2528
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Dr.rer.soc. Universität Konstanz
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Thilo Bodenstein is Associate Professor at the Department of Public Policy and director of the MA programme. Before he came to Budapest he was a senior researcher at the Center for Development Studies in Bonn, a Jean Monnet Chair at Freie Universität Berlin and a Visiting Scholar at the Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies at Harvard University. His research interests include public policy, international political economy, development and transition studies and research methods. He is author of Wege zum Weltmarkt: Die Politik der außenwirtschaftlichen Öffnung in den Transformationsstaaten. Some of his most recent work appeared in European Journal of Political Research and European Union Politics.

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public policy
international political economy
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Bodenstein, T.. Wege zum Weltmarkt. Wiesbaden: VS, Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften, 2005.
Book Chapter
Kemmerling, A., and T. Bodenstein. "Die politische Ökonomie der EU-Integration am Beispiel der Osterweiterung." In Die politische Ökonomie des EU-Entscheidungsprozesses: Modelle und Anwendungen, edited by T. Selck and T. Veen, 29-48. Wiesbaden: VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften, 2008.
Bailer, S., T. Bodenstein, and F. Heinrich. "What Enables Civil Society? A Global Analysis of the Conditions for a Strong Civil Society." In Global Survey of the State of Civil Society. Volume 2: Comparative Perspectives., edited by F. Heinrich and L. Fioramonti. Bloomfield, CT: Kumarian Press, 2007.
Bodenstein, T.. "Transformation and trade liberalization : the integration of the transition countries into the world economy." In Globalization : state of the art and perspectives, edited by S. Schirm, 200-218. London ; New York: Routledge, 2007.
Bodenstein, T.. "Systemwandel und Handelsliberalisierung: Die Integrationder Transformationsländer in die Weltwirtschaft." In Globalisierung: Forschungsstand und Perspektiven, edited by S. Schirm, 235-256. Baden-Baden: Nomos, 2006.
Bodenstein, T.. "Turkey's EU Accession and Decision Making in the European Council." In Die Türkei auf dem Weg in die Europäische Union Aspekte und Perspektiven ; Beiträge einer türkisch-deutschen Tagung vom 27. und 28. Mai 2005 an der Işik Universität Istanbul, edited by T. Baumann, 123-135. Berlin: Europ. Akad, 2006.
Journal Article
Kemmerling, A., and T. Bodenstein. Ripples in a Rising Tide : Why Some EU Regions Receive More Structural Funds Than Others Do. Cambridge, Massachusetts: The Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies at Harvard University, 2008.