Orit Kedar

Orit Kedar
אורית קדר
Political Science

Research Interests

Comparative politics and political economy, in particular electoral politics, representation, electoral systems and institutions more broadly, party systems, as well as in gender and politics.

Courses Taught

  • Comparative politics field seminar
  • Gender and politics
  • Electoral politics: voters and institutions

Published in:

  •  American Journal of Political Science
  • American Political Science Review
  • British Journal of Political Science
  • Journal of Politics
  •  Political Analysis

Prizes and Awards

  • Longley Award for best article in representation and electoral systems. APSA, Representation and Electoral Systems section (2017).
  • Israel Young Academy (affiliated with The Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities), member (first cohort) (2012-2016).
  • President's Prize named after Yoram Ben-Porath for Outstanding Young Researcher, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem (2011).
  • Riker Award for best book in political economy. APSA, Political Economy section. (2010).

*Former President of the European Political Science Association (2017-2019)

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