Toon Van Overbeke

Visiting PhD Researcher

Toon is a visiting researcher in the Centre for Digitalisation, Democracy and Innovation and a Ph.D. candidate in political economy at the London School of Economics and Political Science. His project aims to understand the place of automation in advanced industrial democracies by examining its relation to supply-side institutions on the one hand and political behaviour on the other. As such, his interests include comparative political economy, industrial relations and comparative politics with an overarching interest in understanding the impact of technological change on democracy. Toon also holds a MSc in Political Economy of Europe from the LSE and a MA in History from the KU Leuven.

List of publications (on VUB publications platform)