Antoni Verger is a senior researcher at the Department of Sociology of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. He has specialized in the study of global governance institutions and education policy. His current research looks at the global spread of market-driven education reforms (such as public-private partnerships and new public management) and their re-contextualization and enactment in multiple settings.
Verger has coordinated and participated in numerous research projects, and conducted research for UNESCO, the Global Campagin for Education, Education International and several aid agencies. 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. Most of them can be consulted in the GEPS website or in Academia.edu