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PRIVACY POLICY blog (“the blog,” “we”, “our”) is an online publication where you can read our insights and analysis on topics related to comparative politics, quality of democracy, and innovation. takes your privacy seriously. We do not sell your information to any third party and only collect cookies via Google and your email address through MailChimp if you choose to subscribe to our mailing list.

In the event of a merger, acquisition or asset sale of, your personal data may be transferred. We will provide notice before Your Personal Data is transferred and becomes subject to a different Privacy Policy.


Google collects cookies to help us better analyze and understand the traffic on The statement below from Google describes how we use these cookies. If you are accessing this site in the European Union, you will see this disclaimer and will be able to agree by clicking “OK” when you land on the blog. The statement is as follows:

“The blog uses cookies from Google to deliver its services and to analyze traffic. Your IP address and user-agent are shared with Google along with performance and security metrics to ensure quality of service, generate usage statistics, and to detect and address abuse.” LEARN MORE

For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page:


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Updated on November 11, 2020.