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Raluca Pahontu

DPhil in Politics

Research Interests: Political Economy, Comparative Politics and Government.

I am a DPhil student in Politics, supervised by Professor Desmond King and Professor David Rueda. 

Prior to starting the DPhil, I earned a distinction MPhil Politics (Comparative Government) from Nuffield College and a distinction BA Philosophy, Politics and Economics from the University of Essex. 

My main research interests include political economy, labour and public economics. I also have an interest in research methodology and social choice theory.

Raluca Pahontu