Political Finance and Political Accountability in Comparative Perspective

Open Panel

In a world characterized by rapid socio economic and technological shifts and growing inequalities the question of political finance and accountability had become ever more paramount. Political finance experimentation , and lessons that could be gleaned from the operation of political finance systems and efforts to shift them are critical if we are to understand and evaluate various political finance systems. This panel will attempt to glean lessons from political finance systems and from experimentation in the field that are applicable to specific political systems and may serve as hypotheses in others .