Professor of Political Science

Joan Subirats is a professor of Political Science at the Autonomous University of Barcelona. He founded and directed the University’s Institute of Government and Public Policy. Since 2017, he has been the commissioner of Culture for the Barcelona City Council.

He is the author of multiple titles; the most recent include Autonomies i desigualtats a Espanya: percepcions, evolució social i polítiques de benestar (2011), Otra sociedad, ¿otra política? De “no nos representan” a la democracia de lo común (2011) and España/reset. Herramientas para un cambio de sistema (2015).

Articles by Joan Subirats

Open cityOpening up the city, rethinking the city

The change in era we’re currently experiencing is altering many of the values, conceptual schemes and balances upon which post-war Europe was built. The “Ciutat...

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