European University Institute State of the Union
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Jasmine Lorenzini

Jasmine Lorenzini is a post-doctoral researcher at the EUI, working on the ERC financed project POLCON – Political Conflict in Europe in the Shadow of the Great Recession. Previously, she worked as a doctoral researcher at the University of Geneva, where she obtained a Ph.D. in political science. She was a visiting scholar at McGill University in Montreal and at the WZB in Berlin. Her doctoral research addresses the consequences of youth unemployment for political participation through an interdisciplinary approach to the study of how unemployment contributes to political participation focusing on mechanisms related to social inclusion and personal well-being, using both quantitative and qualitative analyses.