Patrícia Calca is a political scientist (Ph.D.). Currently, she is a Post-Doctoral Fellow funded by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology with a double affiliation blue Herren Skaterschuhe CNVS Talla blue Janoski Stefan Prm Nike Zoom YwapY8/ University of Mannheim – Chair of Comparative Government and a Visiting Fellow at the Center for Data and Methods (University of Konstanz). She obtained her Doctorate in Political Science (specialization in Comparative Politics) from the University of Lisbon – Institute of Social Science and holds a Master’s Degree and a University Degree (Licenciatura), both pre-Bologna, in Political Science from the Technical University of Lisbon – ISCSP2780 Amelya Mephisto Amelya Perf Weiß Mephisto Perf 2780 ax5UUwq4v. Previously, she worked at the Technical University of Kaiserslautern, the Braun WP Brown sire Herren Stiefel Mens Sugar Caterpillar 7InBOqww, the Open University (Portugal), the Lisbon University Institute, Strass Spitz Pumps 5 Damen MissSaSa Grau Schleife stiletto 7 wC5gzWIq and the University of Évora, CISA-AS (Portugal)Pique Inglesa Sneaker Grau Piso Erwachsene Antracita Victoria Unisex Gris fHSnq. Patrícia was a research visiting scholar at the New York University, the Braun WP Brown sire Herren Stiefel Mens Sugar Caterpillar 7InBOqww and the University of Barcelona. She is an associate researcher at the Institute of Contemporary History – New University of Lisbon. Her research is inter-disciplinary and centers on political institutions; comparative politics and comparative political economy; EU; legislative behaviour and decision-making (governments, parliaments, and parties); public policy analysis; political accountability/responsiveness and corruption. In her dissertation entitled: Government’s Decision: A Theoretical and Empirical Study on Legislative Initiative as Strategic Behaviour, she developed and tested a formal model of legislative decision-making where she showed, with original data from Portugal (1982-2009), that majority status changes the strategic decisions of governments towards law proposals. Her work is published, among others, in Parliamentary Affairs, Crime, Law and Social Change, Stiefel Halbschaft Ecco 54190 Grau TOUCH B WARMGREY 55 WARMGREY Damen Rowman & Littlefield – Lexington Books, Nação e Defesa, Bertrand.For further details visit her website or download her CV.