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Peer reviewed articles


Bauhr, Monika, Agnes Czibik, Jenny de Fine Licht, MIhaly Fazekas (2019). "Lights on the shadows of public procurement:
Transparency as an antidote to corruption
". Governance. Published online August 2019.

Lindvall, Johannes, Hanna Bäck, Carl Dahlström, Elin Naurin & Jan Teorell (2019). "Sweden´s Parlamentary Democracy at 100". Parliamentary Affairs, published online 2019-03-01.

Bauhr, Monika & Nicholas Charron (2019). "The EU as a savior and a saint? Corruption and public support for redistribution". Journal of European Public Policy.

Broms Rasmus,Carl Dahlström and Mihaly Fazekas (2019). "Political competition and public procurement outcomes" Comparative Political Studies. 


Suzuki, K. & Y. Han (2018). "Does citizen participation affect municipal performance? Electoral competition and fiscal performance in Japan". Public Money & Management.

Bågenholm, A. & A. Clark (2018). “Political data in 2017”.  European Journal of Political Research Political Data Yearbook 2017, 57:1 (3-13).

Linell, A., Sjöstedt, M. & A. Sundström (2018). "Governing transboundary commons in Africa: the emergence and challenges of the Kavango–Zambezi Treaty". Int Environ Agreements.  

E. Van de Vliert, C. Welzel, A. Shcherbak, R. Fischer & A. C. Alexander (2018). "Got Milk? How Freedoms Evolved From Dairying Climates". Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology. 49(7), 1048–1065. 

Suzuki, K., & M. A. Demircioglu (2018). "The Association Between Administrative Characteristics and National Level Innovative Activity: Findings from a Cross-National Study". Public Performance & Management Review:1-35

Rothstein, B. (2018). "Epistemic democracy and the quality of government", European Politics and Society.

Alexander, A., & S. Parhizkari. (2018). "A multilevel study of gender egalitarian values across Muslim-majority provinces: the role of women and urban spaces". Review of Sociology, 28:3, 474-491.

Parrado, S., C. Dahlström & V. Lapuente (2018). “Mayors and Corruption in Spain: Same Rules, Different Outcomes”. South European Society and Politics 23(3): 303-322.

Agerberg, M. (2018). "The Curse of Knowledge? Education, Corruption, and Politics". Political Behavior.  

Rothstein, B. (2018). "Anti-Corruption: The Indirect Strategy" Daedalus, 147 (3):35-49.

Suzuki, K. (2018). "Government retrenchment and citizen participation in volunteering: A cross-national analysis of OECD countries". Public Policy and Administration.

Bauhr, M., & N. Charron (2018). "Insider or outsider? Grand corruption and electoral accountability". Comparative Political Studies, 51(4), 415-446.

Rothstein, B. (2018). "Epistemic democracy and the quality of government". European Politics and Society.

Suzuki, K. and H. Ha (2018). "Municipal Merger and Local Democracy: An Assessment of the Merger of Japanese Municipalities." Lex localis - Journal of Local Self-Government 16(4): 759-784.

Bauhr, M., N. Charron & L. Wängnerud (2018). "Exclusion or interests? Why females in elected office reduce petty and grand corruption". European Journal of Political Research.

Stockemer, D. & A. Sundström (2018). "Corruption and women in cabinets: Informal barriers to recruitment in the executive". Governance. 2018;00:1–20.

Dahlberg, S. & J. Linde (2018), ”Socialization or Experience? Institutional Trust and Satisfaction with Democracy among Emigrants in Different Institutional Settings”. The Journal of Politics.

Stockemer, D. & A, Sundström (2018). "Age representation in parliaments: Can institutions pave the way for the young?". European Political Science Review, 10(3), 467-490.  

Povitkina, M. (2018). "The limits of democracy in tackling climate change". Environmental Politics, 27(3): 411-432.

Stockemer, D. & A. Sundström (2018). "Do young female candidates face double barriers or an outgroup advantage? The case of the European Parliament". European Journal of Political Research.

Bauhr, M. & N. Charron (2018) "Why support International redistribution? Corruption and public support for aid in the eurozone". European Union Politics, 0(0), pp. 1-22.

Ahlborg, H & F. Boräng (2018) “Powering institutions for development—Organizational strategies for decentralized electricity provision”. Energy Research & Social Science, 38:77–86.

Stockemer, D. & A. Sundström (2018). "Young deputies in the European Parliament: a starkly underrepresented age group". Acta Politica.  

Dahlström, C., M. Nistotskaya & M. Tyrberg (2018). ”Outsourcing, bureaucratic personnel quality and citizen satisfaction with public services”. Public Administration, published online: February 5, pp. 1-16.

Harring, N. (2018). "Trust and state intervention: Results from a Swedish survey on environmental policy support." Environmental Science & Policy 82:1-8.


Suzuki, K., & Avellaneda, C. N. (2017). Women and risk-taking behaviour in local public finance. Public Management Review, 1-27.

Bauhr, M and N Charron (forthcoming in 2018). Why Support International redistribution? Corruption and Public Support for Aid in the Eurozone. European Union Politics.

Annoni, P. & N Charron (2017). Measurement Assessment in Cross-Country Comparative Analysis: Rasch Modelling on a Measure of Institutional Quality. Social Indicators Research.

Suzuki, Kohei (2017). Government expenditure cuts and voluntary activities of citizens: the experience of Japanese municipalities. Asia Pacific Journal of Public Administration 39(4):258-275.

Lægreid, Ole Martin and Marina Povitkina (forthcoming in March 2018). Do Political Institutions Moderate the GDP-CO2 Relationship? Ecological Economics 145: 441-450.

Bauhr Monika & Marcia Grimes (2017). Transparency to Curb Corruption? Concepts, measures and empirical merit. Crime, Law and Social Change.

Dahlström Carl & Mikael Holmgren (2017). The Political Dynamics of Bureaucratic Turnover. British Journal of Political Science.

Martin Sjöstedt & Aksel Sundström (2017). Donor co-ordination or donor confusion? How disputed facts and problem framing affect the prospects for aid harmonization. Development Policy Review.

Sundström Aksel (2017) Exploring performance-related pay as an anticorruption tool. Studies in Comparative International Development.

Bauhr Monika & Nicholas Charron (2017). Insider or Outsider? Grand Corruption and Electoral Accountability. Comparative Political Studies.

D´Arcy, Michelle & Marina Nistotskaya (2017). The Early Origins if Contemporary European Tax Outcomes. European Journal of Political Research.

Holmberg, Sören, Staffan I. Lindberg & Richard Svensson (2017). Trust in Parliament. Journal of Public Affairs 17(2).

Holmberg, Sören & Bo Rothstein (2017). Trusting other people. Journal of Public Affairs 17(2).

Mattias Agerberg (2017). Failed expectations: Quality of government and support for populist parties in Europe. European Journal of Political Research.

Stockemer, Daniel & Aksel Sundström (2017). Women in cabinets: The role of party ideology and government turnover. Party Politics (published online January 2017).

Rönnerstrand, Björn & Victor Lapuente (2017). Corruption and use of antibiotics in regions of Europe. Health Policy (published online January 2017).



Alexander, Amy & Rebecca Apell (2016). How Does Civil Conflict Influence Gender Equality? A Case Study of the Egyptian Revolution 2011-2013. International Review of Sociology.

Alexander, Amy, Catherina Bolzendahl, C. & Farida Jalalzai (2016). Defining Women’s Global Political Empowerment: Theories and Evidence. Sociology Compass 10: 432-441.

Avellaneda, Claudia N., Morgen Johansen, & Kohei Suzuki (2016). What Drives Japanese INGOs to Operate in Latin American Countries? International Journal of Public Administration:1-14.

D'Arcy, Michelle & Agnes Cornell (2016). Devolution and Corruption in Kenya: Everyone's Turn to Eat?. African Affairs 115(459): 246-73.

Bågenholm, Andreas, Kevin Deegan-Krause & Liam Weeks Political data in 2015. European Journal of Political Research Political Data Yearbook 2015. 55 (1): 3-13.

Sundström, Aksel. and Aaron. McCright (2016) Women and Nuclear Energy: Examining the Gender Divide in Opposition to Nuclear Power among Swedish Citizens and Politicians. Energy Research & Social Science, 11: 29-39.

Sjöstedt, Martin & Marina Povitkina (2016). Vulnerability of Small Island Developing States to Natural Disasters. How much do effective governments help? Journal of Environment and Development (published online December 2016)

Suzuki, Kohei., & Kentaro Sakuwa (2016). Impact of municipal mergers on local population growth: an assessment of the merger of Japanese municipalities. Asia Pacific Journal of Public Administration 38(4), 223-238.

Broms, Rasmus (2016). Colonial Revenue Extraction and Modern Day Government Quality in the British Empire. World Development.

Charron, Nicholas, Carl Dahlström, Mihaly Fazekas & Victor Lapuente (2016). Careers, Connections, and Corruption Risks:
Investigating the Impact of Bureaucratic Meritocracy on Public Procurement Processes
. The Journal of Politics 79(1).

Maria Gustavson & Aksel Sundström (2016). Organizing the Audit Society: Does Good Auditing Generate Less Public Sector Corruption? Administration & Society. 

Dahlberg, Stefan & Maria Solevid (2016). Does Corruption suppress voter turnout?. Journal of Elections, Public Opinion and Parties.

Charron, Nicholas. (2016). Explaining the allocation of regional Structural Funds: The conditional effect of governance and self-rule. European Union Politics.

Charron, Nicholas, & Bo Rothstein (2016). Does education lead to higher generalized trust? The importance of quality of government. International Journal of Educational Development, 50, 59-73.

Bauhr, Monika (2016) Need or Greed? Conditions for Collective Action against Corruption. Governance.

Sundström, Aksel (2016) Understanding illegality and corruption in forest governance. Journal of Environmental Management.

Dahlberg, Stefan & Jonas Linde (2016) The Stability of the Winner-Loser Gap in Political Support: Evidence from a Swedish citizen panel. International Political Science Review.

Dahlberg, Stefan & Jonas Linde (2016) Losing happily? The mitigating effect of democracy and quality of government on the winner-loser gap in political support. International Journal of Public Administration.

Dahlberg, Stefan & Sören Holmberg (2016). The Importance of Electoral and Judicial Trust for Regime Support. Review of Public Administration and Management.4:1. Pp. 1-9.

Harring, Niklas. & Björn Rönnerstrand (2016). Government effectiveness, regulatory compliance and public preference for marine policy instruments. An experimental approach. Marine Policy 71: 106-110.

Sundström, Aksel (2016) Corruption and violations of conservation rules: A survey experiment with resource users. World Development.

D'Arcy Michelle & Marina Nistotskaya (2016). State First, Then Democracy: Using Cadastral Records to Explain Governmental Performance in Public Goods Provision. Governance.

Boräng, Frida, Sverker.C. Jagers & Marina Povitkina (2016). Political Determinants of Electricity Provision in Small Island Developing States. Energy Policy, 98: 725-734.

Charron, Nicholas, Carl Dahlström & Victor Lapuente (2016). Measuring Meritocracy in the Public Sector in Europe: a New National and Sub-National Indicator. European Journal on Criminal Policy and Research, pp 1-25

Jagers, Sverker C., Marina Povitkina, Martin Sjöstedt & Aksel Sundström (2016). Paradise Islands? Island States and Environmental Performance. Sustainability 8(3):285

Sundström, Aksel (2016). Violence and the costs of honesty: Rethinking bureaucrats’ choice to take bribes. Public Administration.

Uslaner, Eric M. & Bo Rothstein (2016). The Historical Roots of Corruption: State Building, Economic Inequality, and Mass Education. Comparative Politics 48(2): 227-248.

Charron, Nicholas & Andreas Bågenholm (2016). Ideology, Party Systems and Corruption Voting in European Democracies. Electoral Studies 41: 35-49.



Bågenholm, Andreas,  Kevin Deegan-Krause & Liam Weeks (2015). Political data in 2014. European Journal of Political Research Political Data Yearbook 2014, 54(1).

Alexander, Amy Catherine. (2015). Big Jumps in Women’s Presence in Parliaments: Are These Sufficient for Improving Beliefs in Women’s Ability to Govern?. Advancing Women in Leadership Journal 35: 82-97.

Alexander, Amy Catherine & Christian Welzel (2015). Eroding Patriarchy: The Co-Evolution of Women’s Rights and Emancipative Values. International Review of Sociology 25: 144-165.

Broms, Rasmus (2015). Putting Up or Shutting Up: On the Individual-Level Relationship between Taxpaying and Political Interest in a Developmental Context. The Journal of Development Studies, 51(1).

Povitkina, Marina, Sverker C. Jagers, Martin Sjöstedt & Aksel Sundström (2015). Democracy, development and the marine environment - A global time-series investigation. Ocean & Coastal Management, 105: 25-34.

Ahlborg, Helene & Martin Sjöstedt (2015) Small-scale hydropower in Africa: Socio-technical designs for renewable energy in Tanzanian villages. Energy Research & Social Science. 5: 20-33.

Boräng, Frida (2015) Large-Scale Solidarity? Effects of Welfare State Institutions on the Admission of Forced Migrants. European Journal of Political Research 54: 216–231.

Dahlberg, Stefan & Maria Solevid (2015) Does Corruption Suppress Voter Turnout?. Journal of Elections, Public Opinion and Parties.

Sjöstedt, Martin (2015). Resilience revisited: taking institutional theory seriously. Ecology and Society.

Alexander, Amy C., Ronald Inglehart & Christian Welzel (2015). Emancipating Sexuality: Breakthroughs into a Bulwark of Tradition. Social Indicators Research.

D`Arcy, Michelle, Marina Nistotskaya & Robert Ellis (2015). "State-building, democracy and taxation: Why Ireland can never become Sweden". Journal of Law and Politics.

Nistotskaya, Marina & Luciana Congolani (2015). Bureaucratic Structure, Regulatory Quality, and Entrepreneurship in a Comparative Perspective: Cross-Sectional and Panel Data Evidence. Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory.

Ahlborg, Helene, Frida Boräng, Sverker C. Jagers & Patrik Söderholm (2015). Provision of electricity to African households: The importance of democracy and institutional quality. Energy Policy 87(2015) 125–135.

Sundström, Aksel & Daniel Stockemer (2015). Voter turnout in the European regions: The impact of corruption perceptions" Electoral Studies 40: 158-169.

Sundström, Aksel & Daniel Stockemer (2015). What determines women’s political representation at the local level? A fine-grained analysis of the European regions. International Journal of Comparative Sociology.

Xezonakis, Georgios., Spyros Kosmidis & Stefan Dahlberg (2015). Can electors combat corruption? Institutional arrangements and citizen behaviour. European Journal of Political Research.

Cornell, Agnes and Marcia Grimes (2015). Institutions as Incentives for Civic Action: Bureaucratic Structures, Civil Society, and Disruptive Protests. The Journal of Politics 77(3): 664-678.

Niklas Harring (2015). Reward or Punish? Understanding Preferences toward Economic or Regulatory Instruments in a Cross-National Perspective. Political Studies (published online 11 May 2015).

Teorell, Jan and Bo Rothstein (2015). Getting to Sweden, Part I: War and Malfeasance, 1720–1850. Scandinavian Political Studies (published online 15 March 2015).

Teorell, Jan and Bo Rothstein (2015). Getting to Sweden, Part II: Breaking with Corruption in the Nineteenth Century. Scandinvian Political Studies (published online 15 March 2015).

Sundström, Aksel (2015). Covenants with broken swords: Corruption and law enforcement in governance of the commons. Global Environmental Change, 31: 253–262.

Halkos, George. E., Aksel Sundström and Nickolaos Tzeremes (2015). Regional environmental performance and governance quality: A non-parametric analysis. Environmental Economics and Policy Studies.

Nicholas Charron (2015). Do corruption measures have a perception problem? Assessing the relationship between experiences and perceptions of corruption among citizens and experts. European Political Science Review, pp 1 - 25

Rothstein, Bo (2015). The Chinese Paradox of High Growth and Low
Quality of Government: The Cadre Organization
Meets Max Weber
. Governance: An International Journal of Policy, Administration, and Institutions.

Persson, Anna & Bo Rothstein (2015). It´s My Money. Why Big Government May be Good Government. Comparative Politics 47(2)

Nistotskaya, Marina, Nicholas Charron, Victor Lapuente (2015). The wealth of regions: quality of government and SMEs in 172 European regions. Environment and Planning. C, Government and Policy 33(5): 1125-1155. 

Boräng, Frida & Daniel Naurin (2016). "Try to see it my way!" Frame congruence between lobbyists and European Commission officials". Journal of European Public Policy 22(4): 499-515.

Djerf-Pierre & Lena Wägnerud (2015). Gender and Sociotropic anxiety. Explaining differences in anxiety to social risks and threats. International Journal of Public Opinion Research 28(2): 217-240.



Stockemer, Daniel & Aksel Sundström (2014). Modernization theory: How to measure and operationalize it when gauging variation in women's representation?. Social Indicators Research (published online 12 december 2014).

Dahlberg, Stefan, Jonas Linde & Sören Holmberg (2014) Democratic Discontent in Old and New Democracies: Assessing the Importance of Democratic Input and Governmental Output. Political Studies (published online 28 October 2014).

Stensöta, Helena, Lena Wängnerud & Richard Svensson (2014). Gender and corruption. The mediating power of institutional logics. Governance (published online 30 September 2014).

Sundström, Aksel & Lena Wängnerud (2014). Corruption as an obstacle to women’s political representation: Evidence from local councils in 18 European countries. Party Politics (published online 4 September 2014).

Sjöstedt, Martin & Aksel Sundström (2014). Coping with illegal fishing: An institutional account of success and failure in Namibia and South Africa. Biological Conservation, 189: 78-85

Ezrow, Lawrence  & Georgios Xezonakis (2014). Satisfaction with democracy and voter turnout: A temporal perspective. Party Politics (published online 9 September 2014).

Rothstein, Bo & Davide Torsello (2014). Bribery in pre-industrial societies: Understanding the universalism-particularism puzzle" Journal of Anthropological Research 70(2): 263-282.

Rothstein, Bo (2014). What is the opposite of corruption?. Third World Quarterly 35(5): 737-757.

Charron Nicholas, Lewis Dijkstra & Victor Lapuente (2014). Regional Governance Matters: Quality of Government within European Union Member States. Regional Studies 48(1): 68-90(23).

Lapuente, Victor & Bo Rothstein (2014). Civil War Spain versus Swedish Harmony: The Quality of Government Factor. Comparative Political Studies 47(10): 1416-1441.

Bågenholm, Andreas & Nicholas Charron (2014). Do Politics in Europe Benefit from Politicising Corruption?. West European Politics 37(5): 903-931.

Charron, Nicholas (2014). “iverging Cohesion? Globalization, State Capacity and Regional Inequalities Within and Across European Countries. European Urban and Regional Studies (published online 29 December 2013).

Charron, Nicholas, Lewis Dijkstra & Victor Lapuente (2014). Mapping the Regional Divide in Europe: A Measure for Assessing Quality of Government in 206 European Regions. Social Indicators Research (published online July 2014).

Bauhr, Monika & Grimes Marcia (2014). Indignation or Resignation: The Implications of Transparency for Societal Accountability. Governance: An International Journal of Policy, Administration and Institutions 27(2): 291–320.

Grimes, Marcia & Peter Esaiasson (2014). Government Responsiveness: A Democratic Value with Negative Externalities? Political research quarterly 67(4): 758-768.


Persson, Anna, Bo Rothstein & Jan Teorell (2013). Why Anti-Corruption Reforms Fail: Systemic Corruption as a Collective Action Problem. Governance: An International Journal of Policy, Administration and Institutions 26(3): 449–471.

de Fine Licht, Jenny (2013). Transparency actually: how transparency affects public perceptions of political decision-making. European Political Science Review (published online 19 August 2013).

Harring, Niklas & Sverker Jagers (2013) Should We Trust in Values? Explaining Public Support for Pro-Environmental Taxes. Sustainability 5(1): 210-227.

Jagers, Sverker & Mikael Sevä (2013). Inspecting Environmental Management from Within: The role of street-level bureaucrats in environmental policy implementation. Journal of Environmental Management 128(15): 1060–1070.

Lindberg, Staffan I (2013) Mapping Accountability: Core Concept and Subtypes. International Review of Administrative Sciences 79(2): 202 - 226.

Dahlström, Carl &  Peter Esaiasson (2013) The Immigrant Issue and Anti-Immigrant Party Success in Sweden 1970-2006. A Deviant Case Analysis. Party Politics 19(2): 343-364.

Dahlström, Carl, Johannes Lindvall & Bo Rothstein (2013). Corruption, Bureaucratic Failure, and Social Policy Priorities. Political Studies 61(3): 523-242.

Bågenholm, Andreas (2013). The Electoral Fate and Policy Impact of ‘Anti-Corruption Parties’ in Central and Eastern Europe. Human Affairs 23: 174–195.

Bågenholm, Andreas, Kevin Deegan-Krause & Liam Weeks (2013). Political Data in 2012. European Journal of Political Research Political Data Yearbook 52(1): 1-19.

Rothstein Bo (2013). Corruption and Social Trust: Why the Fish Rots from the Head Down. Social Research 80(4): 1009-1032.

Konstantinidis, Iannis & Georgios Xezonakis (2013) Sources of tolerance towards corrupted politicians in Greece: the role of trade offs and individual benefits. Crime, Law and Social Change 60(5): 549-563.

Dahlberg, Stefan &  Sören Holmberg (2013). Democracy and Bureaucracy: How their Quality Matters for Popular Satisfaction. West European Politics (Published online 16 October 2013).

Bågenholm, Andreas (2013). Throwing the rascals out? The electoral effects of corruption allegations and corruption scandals
in Europe 1981–2011
. Crime Law Soc Change  60(5): 595-609 .

Harring, Niklas (2013) Corruption, inequalities and the perceived effectiveness of economic pro-environmental policy instruments: A European cross-national study" Environmental Science & Policy. (Published online 26 September 2013). 

Stockemer, Daniel & Aksel Sundström (2013). Corruption and citizens' satisfaction with democracy in Europe: What is the empirical linkage?. Zeitschrift für Vergleichende Politikwissenschaft (ZfVP) / Comparative Governance and Politics 7(1): 137-157.

Rothstein, Bo & Rasmus Broms (2013). Governing religion: the long-term effects of sacred financing. Journal of Institutional Economics 9(4):469-490.

Sjöstedt, Martin & Sverker C. Jagers (2013). Democracy and the environment revisited: The case of African fisheries. Marine Policy 43: 143–148.

Sjöstedt, Martin & Aksel Sundström (2013). Overfishing in Southern Africa: A Comparative Account of Regime Effectiveness and National Capacities. Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis 15(5): 415–431.

Charron, Nicholas (2013). Impartiality, Friendship-Networks and Voting Behavior: Evidence from Voting Patterns in the Eurovision Song Contest. Social Networks 35(3): 484–497.

Charron, Nicholas & Victor Lapuente (2013). Why do Some Regions in Europe Have Higher Quality of Government?. Journal of Politics 75(3): 567-582.

Halleröd, Björn, Bo Rothstein, Adel Daoud & Shailen Nandy (2013) Bad Governance and Poor Children: A Comparative Analysis of Government Efficiency and Severe Child Deprivation in 68 Low- and Middle-income Countries. World Development 48: 19–31.

Bauhr, Monika & Marcia Grimes (2013). Indignation or Resignation: The Implications of Transparency for Societal Accountability. Governance. (Published online 17 March 2013).

Cornell, Agnes (2013). Why Bureaucratic Stability Matters for the Implementation of Democratic Governance Programs. Governance. Published online 22 April 2013).

Sundström, Aksel (2013) Corruption in the Commons: Why Bribery Hampers Enforcement of Environmental Regulations in South African Fisheries. International Journal of the Commons 7(2): 454-472.

Dahlström, Carl & Birgitta Niklasson (2013). The Politics of Politicization in Sweden” Public Administration 91(4): 891–907.

Bauhr, Monika, Nicholas Charron & Naghmeh Nasiritousi (2013). Does Corruption Cause Aid Fatigue? Public Opinion and the Aid-Corruption Paradox. International Studies Quarterly 57(3): 568–579,

Sjöstedt, Martin (2013). Aid Effectiveness And The Paris Declaration: A Mismatch Between Ownership And Results-Based Management?. Public Administration and Development 33(2): 143–155.



Back, Tobias, Birgitta Niklasson & Martin Painter (2012). The Role of agencies in policy-making. Policy and Society 31(3): 183-193.

Lindberg, Staffan (2012). Have the cake and eat it: The rational voter in Africa. Party Politics (published online 22 February 2012)

Niklasson, Birgitta & Jon Pierre (2012). Does Agency Age Matter in Administrative Reform? Policy autonomy and public management in Swedish agencies. Policy and Society 31(3): 195-210.

Stensöta Olofsdotter, Helena (2012). Political Influence on Street-Level bureaucracy outcome: Testing the interaction between bureaucratic ideology and local community political orientation. Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory 22(3): 553-571

Bauhr, Monika & Naghmeh Nasiritousi (2012). How Do International Organizations Promote Quality of Government? Contestation, Integration, and the Limits of IO Power. International Studies Review 14(4): 541-566.

Bauhr, Monika & Naghmeh Nasiritousi (2012). Resisting Transparency: Corruption, Legitimacy, and the Quality of Global Environmental Policies. Global Environmental Politics 12(4): 9-29.

Linde, Jonas & Gissur Ó Erlingsson (2012). The Eroding Effect of Corruption on System Support in Sweden. Governance 26(4): 585–603.

Dahlström, Carl, Johannes Lindvall & Bo Rothstein (2012). Corruption, Bureaucratic Failure and Social Policy Priorities. Political Studies 61(3): 23–542.

Grimes, Marcia (2012). The Contingencies of Societal Accountability: Examining the Link Between Civil Society and Good Government. Studies in Comparative International Development 48(4): 380-402.

Harring, Niklas (2012). Understanding the Effects of Corruption and Political Trust on Willingness to Make Economic Sacrifices for Environmental Protection in a Cross-National Perspective. Social Science Quarterly 94(3): 660–671.

Persson, Anna, Bo Rothstein & Jan Teorell (2012). Why Anticorruption Reforms Fail—Systemic Corruption as a Collective Action Problem. Governance 26(3): 449–471.

Sjöstedt, Martin (2012). Horizontal and vertical resource dilemmas in natural resource management: the case of African fisheries. Fish and Fisheries 14(4): 616–624.

Persson, Anna & Martin Sjöstedt (2012). Responsive and Responsible Leaders: A Matter of Political Will?. Perspectives on Politics, 10(3):617-632.

Sjöstedt, Martin (2012). Ecosystem Services and Poverty Reduction: How Do Development Practitioners Conceptualize the Linkages?. European Journal of Development Research 24(5):777–787.

Sundström, Aksel (2012). Corruption and regulatory compliance: Experimental findings from South African small-scale fisheries. Marine Policy 36(6):1255-1264.

Cornell, Agnes (2012). Does regime type matter for the impact of democracy aid on democracy?. Democratization 20(4): 642-667.

Linde, Jonas (2012). Why Feed the Hand that Bites You? Perceptions of procedural fairness in Post-Communist democracies. European Journal of Political Research (51(3): 410–434.

Dahlström, Carl & Anders Sundell (2012). A losing gamble how mainstream parties facilitate anti-Immigrant party success. Electoral Studies 31(2): 353–363.

Charron, Nicholas, Carl Dahlström & Victor Lapuente (2012). No law without a state. Journal of Comparative Economics 40(2): 176–193.

Anthonsen, Mette, Åsa Löfgren, Klas Nilsson & Joakim Westerlund, (2012) Effects of rent dependency on quality of government. Economics of Governance 13(2): 145-168 .

Dahlström, Carl, Victor Lapuente, & Jan Teorell (2012).The Merit of Meritocratization: Politics, Bureaucracy, and the Institutional Deterrents of Corruption. Political Research Quarterly. 65(3): 658-670.

Persson, Anna & Martin Sjöstedt (2012). Responsive and Responsible Leaders: A Matter of Political Will? Perspectives on Politics 10(3): 617-632. 


Kumlin, Staffan (2011). Blame Claiming and Credit-Giving: Unintended Effects of How Government and Opposition Frame the Europeanization of Welfare.  European Union Politics 12(4):575-595

Rothstein, Bo (2011). Anti-Corruption. The Indirect "Big Bang" Approach. Review of International Political Economy 18(2): 228-250.

Sundell, Anders & Lena Wägnerud (2011). Do Politics Matter? Women in Swedish local elected assemblies 1970-2010 and gender equality in outcomes. The European Political Science Review 4(1): 97-120.

Dahlström, Carl (2011). Who Takes the Hit? Ministerial Advisers and the Distribution of Welfare State Cuts. Journal of European Public Policy 18(2): 294-310.

Weghorst, Keith & Staffan I. Lindberg (2011). Effective Opposition Strategies: Collective Goods or Clientelism?. Democratization 18(5): 1193-1214.

Sjöstedt, Martin (2011). The impact of secure land tenure on water access levels in sub-Saharan Africa: The case of Botswana and Zambia. Habitat International 35(1): 133–140.

de Fine Licht, Jenny (2011). Do We Really Want to Know? The potentially negative effect of transparency in decision-making on perceived legitimacy. Scandinavian Political Studies 34(3): 183-201.

Rothstein, Bo (2011). Can markets be expected to prevent themselves from self-destruction?. Regulation & Governance 5(4): 387-404.

Stensöta Olofsdotter, Helena (2011). Political Influence on Street-Level Bureaucratic Outcome: Testing the Interaction between Bureaucratic Ideology and Local Community Political Orientation. Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory (Published online 30 October 2011).

Charron, Nicholas & Victor Lapuente (2011). Which Dictators Produce Quality of Government?. Studies in Comparative International Development 46(4): 397-423.

Bauhr, Monika & Naghmeh Nasiritousi (2011). Resisting Transparency. Corruption, Legitimacy and the Quality of Global Environmental Policies. Global Environmental Politics 12(4): 9-29.

Rothstein, Bo, Marcus Samanni & Jan Teorell (2011). Explaining the Welfare State: Power Resources vs. Quality of Government. European Political Science Review 4(1): 1-28.

Charron, Nicholas (2011). Party Systems, Electoral Systems and Constraints on Corruption. Electoral Studies 30(4): 595-606.

Engster, Daniel & Helena Olofsdotter Stensöta (2011). Do family policies matter for children's well being?. Social Politics 18(1): 82-124.

Dahlström, Carl & Peter Esaiasson (2011). The Immigrant Issue and Anti-Immigrant Party Success in Sweden 1970-2006. A Deviant Case Analysis. Party Politics (Published online before print, June 10, 2011)

Charron, Nicholas (2011). Exploring the Impact of Foreign Aid on Corruption - Has the 'Anti-Corruption' Movement been Effective?. The Developing Economies 49(1): 66-88.

Holmberg, Sören & Bo Rothstein (2011). Dying of Corruption. Health Economics. Policy and Law 6(4): 529-547.


Kumlin, Staffan (2010) Essens, konvergens och komparativ forskning om välfärdsopinion. Tidskrift for samfunnsforskning 51(3):465-471.

Kumlin, Staffan & Bo Rothstein (2010) Questioning the New Liberal Dilemma: Immigrants, Social Trust and Institutional Fairness. Comparative Politics 43(1):63-80(18).

Charron, Nicholas (2010). The Correlates of Corruption in India: Analysis and Evidence from the States. Asian Journal of Political Science 18(2): 177-194.

Grimes, Marcia & Lena Wängnerud (2010). Curbing Corruption through Social Welfare Reform?. The American Review of Public Administration 40(6): 671-690.

Stensöta Olofsdotter, Helena (2010). The Conditions of Care: Reframing the Debate about Public Sector Ethic. Public Administration Review 70(2): 295-303.

Lindstedt, Catharina & Daniel Naurin (2010). Transparency is not Enough: Making Transparency Effective in Reducing Corruption. International Political Science Review 31(3): 301-322.

Dahlström, Carl & Victor Lapuente (2010). Explaining Cross-Country Differences in Performance-Related Pay in the Public Sector. Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory 20(3): 577-600.

Charron, Nicholas & Victor Lapuente (2010). Does Democracy Produce Quality of Government?. European Journal of Political Research 49(4): 443-470.



Kumlin, Staffan (2009). Blaming Europe: Exploring the Variable Impact of National Public Service Dissatisfaction on EU trust. Journal of European Social Policy 19(5): 408-20.

Frykman, Jonas, Bo Rothstein, Helena Olofsdotter Stensöta & Isabell Schierenbeck (2009). Sense of Community. Trust, Hope and Worries in the Welfare State. Ethnologica Europaea 39(1).

Rothstein, Bo (2009). Creating Political Legitimacy: Electoral Democracy Versus Quality of Government. American Behavioral Scientist 53(3): 311-330.

Holmberg, Sören, Naghmeh Nasiritousi & Bo Rothstein (2009). Quality of Government: What You Get. Annual Review of Political Science 13(12): 135-161.

Hammar, Henrik, Sverker C. Jagers & Katarina Nordblom (2009). Perceived tax evasion and the importance of trust. The Journal of Socio-Economics 38(2): 238-245.

Anthonsen, Mette & Johannes Lindvall (2009). Party Competition and the Resilience of Corporatism" Government and Opposition 44(2): 167-187.

Eek, Daniel & Bo Rothstein (2009). Political Corruption and Social Trust: An Experimental Approach. Rationality and Society 21(1): 81-112.

Rothstein, Bo & Dietlind Stolle (2009). The State and Social Capital: An Institutional Theory of Generalized Trust. Comparative Politics 40(4): 441-467.

Wängnerud, Lena (2009). Women in Parliaments: Descriptive and Substantive Representation. Annual Review of Political Science. 12(1):51-69.

Dahlström, Carl (2009). The Bureaucratic Politics of Welfare State Crisis: Sweden in the 1990s. Governance: An International Journal of Policy, Administration and Institutions 22(2): 217-238.

Charron, Nicholas (2009). Government Quality and Vertical Power Sharing in Fractionalized States. Publius: The Journal of Federalism 39(4): 1-21.

Charron, Nicholas (2009). The Impact of Socio-Political Integration and Press Freedom on Corruption. Journal of Development Studies 45(9): 1-22.

Lapuente, Victor & Marina Nistotskaya (2009). To The Short-Sighted Victor Belong The Spoils: Politics and Merit Adoption in Russia. Governance 22(3): 431-458.

Wängnerud, Lena & Mari Teigen (2009). Tracing Gender Equality Cultures. Elite Perceptions of Gender Equality in Norway and Sweden. Politics & Gender 5(1): 21-44.


Lapuente, Victor & Remo Fernández-Carro (2008). Political Regimes, Bureaucracy and Scientific Productivity. Politics & Policy 36(6): 1006-1043.

Jagers, Sverker C. & Göran Duus-Otterström (2008). Dual climate change responsibility: on moral divergence between mitigation and adaption. Environmental Politics, Perspective on Justice, Democracy and Global Climate Change 17(4): 576-591.

Rothstein, Bo & Jan Teorell (2008). What Is Quality of Government? A Theory of Impartial Government Institutions. Governance: An International Journal of Policy, Administration and Institutions 21(2): 165-190.

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