A Lecture on Party Democracy and Financing of Political Parties in Germany:relevance for Bangladesh


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Date : 17 May, 2010- ,

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Bangladesh Enterprise Institute (BEI) organized A Lecture on Party Democracy and Financing of Political Parties in Germany:relevance for Bangladesh on Monday, 17 May 2010, from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm at the BEI conference room (House No. 20, Road No. 5, Gulshan. 1, Dhaka-1212, Bangladesh).

Dr. Ulrich von Alemann, Professor, Department of Political Science, and Prorector, Heinrich Heine University, Duesseldorf, Germany delivered the lecture.

Distinguished participants were present in the programme.

Short Profile of Prof. Dr. Ulrich von Alemann

Dr. Ulrich von Alemann is full professor of political science and prorector at the Heinrich Heine University of Duesseldorf. His research mainly focuses on political parties, democracy theory, European integration, organized interests and political corruption. He serves in a number of political advisory committees of the German government and of NGOs.

He was a member of the Commission of Independent Experts on Party Finance created by the German party law. He is member of advisory boards such as Transparency International Germany and Stiftung Jugend debattiert. Furthermore he is a member of the editorial board of the journal German Politics and Zeitschrift für Politikberatung and he is Fellow of the NRW-School of Governance.

He has published more than 25 books and numerous articles in scientific journals and public media—among them, Das Parteiensystem der Bundesrepublik Deutschland (Wiesbaden: VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften, 2006, revised an updated edition to be published in 2010); Parteien in der Mediendemokratie, ed. with S. Marschall, (2002),Wiesbaden: Westdeutscher Verlag; Bureaucratic and Political Corruption Controls – Reassessing the German Record, in A. J. Heidenheimer, M. Johnston and V. T. LeVine (eds.), Political Corruption (New Brunswick: Transaction Publishers, 1989); Party Finance, Party Donations and Corruption. The German Case, in Donatella Della Porta and Susan Rose-Ackerman (eds.), Corrupt Exchanges: Empirical Themes in the Politics and the Political Economy of Corruption (Baden-Baden: Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft, 2002); Politische Korruption: Ein Wegweiser zum Stand der Forschung, in Ulrich von Alemann (ed.), Dimensionen politischer Korruption. Politische Vierteljahresschrift, Sonderheft 35 (Wiesbaden: VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften, 2005).

For further information, Please feel free to contact Ms. Zohra, Senior Research Associate, BEI at zohra@bei-bd.org, Phone:+88 02 9892662-3, Extn:116.

Posted Date : 3 March, 2012