Javier Carbonell is a PhD candidate at the University of Edinburgh, where he studies the articulation of national identity by ‘mainstream parties’ as a response to the rise of far-right populist movements. He is also a member of the research project Global Populism Dataset. Javier currently edits LSE Eurocrisis Blog, was a member of the Editorial Board of Millenium: Journal of International Studies and co-founded of ERGO: Revista literaria. He completed an MSc in International Relations at the LSE after finishing Political Science and Hispanic Studies as an undergraduate. Follow him on Twitter at @javierccll. Personal website: Javierccll. ASEN email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Personal Email: email@example.com.