Tuesday, 6 June 2023

The politics of education: a new dataset on education systems and policies worldwide

WZB Talk by Adrián del Rio Rodríguez – Online Event

What is the relationship between education and politics? How do government shaped education worldwide until our present day? Adrián del Rio presents a novel dataset on education systems worlwide and describes trends on political control and the politicized nature of education system. The dataset will help researchers and policy-makers to examine several questions about education and politics, improving the quality of policy advice. A subset of the dataset can be provided upon request.

Adrián del Rio Rodríguez is Visiting Researcher of the WZB Research Unit Transformations of Democracy.


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