Evelyne Hübscher is Associate Professor at the School of Public Policy. She teaches courses related to public policy, policy analysis, party politics, and welfare states. Evelyne holds a PhD in Political Science from the European University Institute (EUI) in Florence and a Lic Phil from the University of Zurich. Before joining CEU in 2010 she was a pre-doc at the Institute for Advanced Studies (IHS) in Vienna.
Her current research agende is focusing on two areas: 1) the economic and strategic determinants of unpopular reforms as well as the political costs associated with such reforms, and; 2) on intra-coalition policy-making dynamics and the attribution of responsiblity within coalition governments.
Her work has appeared in the European Journal of Political Research, the Journal of Public Policy, and the Journal of Legislative Studies among others. Her book on `The Clientelistic Turn in Welfare State Policy-Making' is forthcoming with the ECPR Press.