Lothar Probst

About Lothar

Prof. Dr. Lothar Probst taught at the Institute for Political Science at the University of Bremen until his retirement in April 2016. He focuses on electoral, participatory and political research. Since its founding, he is a member of the “Green Academy” of the Heinrich Böll Foundation.



After Trump’s Success: A Convergence of the Populist Challenge

This essay attempts to look for the reasons of the current success of populists on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean


Progressive Governance Summit

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Actually European!?

Study about the German perception of EU policy


Making cities and the transatlantic partnership more innovative, democratic, and…


European civil-society conference that explores innovation in democracies
Internationaler Dialog

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On the role of arts and culture in Europe

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