Harvard Classes


DPI-418 The Rise of Authoritarian-Populism Fall 2019

This course covers the rise of authoritarian-populism from a comparative perspective, to explain the causes and consequences of this phenomenon.

DPI-616 Public Opinion Fall 2017

This course provides the core conceptual tools, theoretical insights, and practical skills for analyzing public opinion. The class aims to sharpen your analytical understanding of public opinion and develop practical skills in survey analysis. 


DPI-413 Challenges of Democracy FALL 2017

This course covers the basic principles, theories, conceptual tools, and comparative methods useful for understanding the challenges of democracy and democratization.  


DPI-415 Comparative Politics FALL 2019

This course provides the analytical knowledge and practical skills to understand comparative politics worldwide. It addresses a wide range of theoretical debates and policy-relevant issues. The course uses the methods and techniques of comparative politics.  You will learn about states and regimes worldwide – as well as deepening your understanding of your own society. The orientation is problem and reform focused.