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Antoni Verger

  • PhD
  • Ramon y Cajal Researcher
  • Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
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Antoni Verger is a “Ramon y Cajal” researcher and “Marie Curie” Fellow at the Department of Sociology of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. He has specialized in the study of the relationship between global governance institutions and education policy. His current research looks at the global spread of market education reforms and their recontextualization and impact in multiple settings. His most recent publications may be found in Comparative Education Review, Journal of Education Policy, Current Sociology, Review of International Political Economy, Globalisation, Societies and Education, and Comparative Education.

Recent publications

  • Manufacturing an illusory consensus? A bibliometric analysis of the international debate on education privatisation

    • Verger A
    • Fontdevila C
    • Rogan R
    • et al.
  • The political economy of education in times of austerity: Mechanism of crisis management in the Catalan education policy

    • Bonal X
    • Verger A

Professional experience

Ramon y Cajal Researcher

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

March 2011 - Present

Post Doctoral Researcher

University of Amsterdam

January 2008 - February 2011(3 years)


PhD in Sociology

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

December 2007 - Present

Master in Sociology

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

September 2003 - September 2005(2 years)

Pedagogy Ba

Universitat de les Illes Balears

October 1996 - September 2000(4 years)

Co-authors (42)

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