The Party Congress Research Group consists of a cross-national team of researchers interested developing theories and empirically evaluating the role of party congresses / conferences and intra-party decision-making in democratic politics. On this site you can find information about our research and the scholars contributing to the project as well as details on our workshops and meetings. Please contact us for additional information about the project or ways to contribute at partycongressresearchgroup[at]gmail.com.

Upcoming meetings: Glasgow, June 24-25, 2019, more info coming in early 2019. Email partycongressresearchgroup[at]gmail.com to be added to be added to the mailing list.


Past meetings:

  • “Intra-Party Politics in the Modern Era”
    2018 PCRG workshop in Vienna, June 26-28, 2018, PCRG Schedule – June 19
  • “Perspectives on Intra-Party Politics: theoretical approaches and practical applications”
    2017 PCRG workshop in Milan, June 26-27, 2017, PCRG 2017 Schedule 
  • PCRG general meeting in Vienna, June 28-29, 2015
  • “Intra-Party Politics and Party Congresses” at the ECPR Research Sessions,  University of Essex, July 8-11, 2014.




More to come soon