Speakers

Federico Ferrara

Associate Professor and Associate Head, Department of Asian and International Studies, City University of Hong Kong

Sessions

Federico Ferrara (Ph.D. in Political Science and Government, Harvard University, 2008) works as Associate Professor and Associate Head of the Department of Asian and International Studies, City University of Hong Kong. Dr. Ferrara has published widely on the subject of comparative political institutions as well as on the history and politics of Thailand.

Among other works, he is the author of the book The Political Development of Modern Thailand, published by Cambridge University Press in 2015.

Dr. Ferrara is currently in the process of completing a book manuscript aiming to provide a synthesis of "power-based" and "ideas-based" explanatory theories of the development of political institutions.