Jasper Praet

Jasper Praet.pngJasper Praet is a PhD-student at Ghent University, with a scholarship from the Special fund for Research (BOF). His research is about the radical right backlash against the climate mitigation targets set out in the European Green Deal. Jasper holds a Master’s degree in EU-Studies (Ghent University) and was awarded the Marthe Versichelen prize for best Master thesis. Additionally, he holds a Master in General Economics.

Research interests

Radical right, party competition, issue entrepreneurship, climate scepticism, EU climate goals


Work address : Korte Meer 1, 9000 Ghent
Mailing address : Universiteitstraat 8, 9000 Ghent
E-mail : jasper.praet@ugent.be