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Working Papers


2020:5 Holmberg: How people around the world assess democracy communicating online.

2020:4 Ruth Carlitz & Marina Povitkina: Environmental protection in authoritarian regimes: Investigating the role of pluralism.

2020:3 Carl Dahlström, Erik Lundberg & Kira Pronin: Conflict-resolvers or tools of electoral struggle? Swedish commissions of inquiry 1990-2016

2020:2 Gissur Ó Erlingsson, Emanuel Wittberg & Markus Lindström: Municipally owned enterprises and heightened corruption risks

2020:1 Sören Holmberg & Bo Rothstein: Social Trust –The Nordic Gold?


2019:14 Rasmus Broms: Taxation and Turnout in Swedish Municipalities

2019:13 Håkan Bernhardsson: The Link between Ethnic Fractionalization and Corruption Revised: Ethnic Voting in Africa

2019:12 Ina Kubbe, Amy Alexander & Lena Wängnerud: The effect of gender on corruption: Sorting out explanations for gender differences with new experimental research

2019:11 Fredrik Larsson: Can Civil Society curb Corruption in Public Procurement? A comparative study of the conditional effect of societal accountability in EU regions


Matthew Stephenson: Corruption as a Self-Reinforcing “Trap”: Implications for Reform Strategy


Bo Rothstein & Sören Holmberg: Correlates of Corruption


Sören Holmberg & Bo Rothstein: Correlates of Electoral Democracy


Kohei Suzuki & Mehmet Akif Demircioglu: Is impartiality enough? Government impartiality and citizen’s perceptions of public service quality


Ramin Shirali: Elite Survival First, Then Meritocratization: Implications of Elite Survival on the Meritoratization of Bureaucracies


Monika Bauhr & Ruth Carlitz: Transparency and the Quality of Local Public Service Provision: Street-Level Discretion in Education, Health and Infrastructure


Carl Dahlström, Mihály Fazekas & David E. Lewis: Agency Design, Favoritism and Procurement in the United States


Nicholas Charron, Niklas Harring & Victor Lapuente: Trust, Regulation and Redistribution


Dragana Davidovic & Niklas Harring: Does Quality of Government and Trust Explain the Cross-National Variation in Public Support for Climate Policy?


Daniel Carelli: The Focal Power of Anticorruption Law: Insights from Italian State-Building  



Marina Nistotskaya & Michelle D'Arcy: State Capacity, Democracy and Public Good Production: The case of Child Mortality


Marina Nistotskaya & Anna Khakhunova: Public Bureaucracy and Entrepreneurship: Evidence from Russia’s Regions


Kohei Suzuki & Claudia Avellaneda: New Public Management and Municipal Performance: Do NPM Reforms Boost Performace? 


Rasmus Broms: The electoral consequences of institutional failure: A comparative study of audits, rulers, and voters in Swedish municipalities


Sofia B. Vera: Accepting ot Resisting Corruption? Responses to Corruption and Competence in Highly Corrupt Enviroments


Kohei Suzuki & Hyunkang Hur: Bureaucratic Structures and Organizational Commitment of Senior Public Officials  


Lena Wängnerud: Moving Beyond Categorial Measures of Gender in Corruption Research


Rasmus Broms, Carl Dahlström & Marina Nistotskaya: Marketization and the Quality of Residential Elderly Care in Sweden


Gabriella R. Montinola & Sarah M. Prince: Women's Empowerment and Foreign Aid Effectiveness.


Gissur Ólafur Erlingsson & Gunnar Helgi Kristinsson: Exploring shades of corruption tolerance: three lessons from Iceland and Sweden.


Dragana Davidovic: Trust, Values, and Quality of Government: Exploring Interactions Between Individual and Contextual Level Determinants of Environmental Tax Support


Monika Bauhr & Nicholas Charron: Why Support International Redistribution? Corruption and Public Support for Aid in the Eurozone.

2018:2Monika Bauhr & Nicholas Charron: What Do Citizens Think About Redistribution and Aid Within the EU? Description and Highlights of a Pan-European Citizen Survey on Public Support for Cohesion Policy.

2018:1Nicholas Charron & Victor Lapuente: Quality of Government in EU Regions: Spatial and Temporal Patterns.


2017:16 Stefan Dahlberg, Sofia Axelsson & Sören Holmberg: The Meaning of Democracy. Using a Distributional Semantic Model for Collecting Co-Occurrence Information from Online Data Across Languages.

2017:15 Frida Nilsson & Niklas Harring: The large-scale collective action dilemma of recycling: Exploring the role of trust.

2017:14 Ina Kubbe: Let’s play: Bribery Games in the U.S. and Germany.

2017:13Gissur Ó Erlingsson & Emanuel Wittberg: Easier said than done? Implementing RTI-laws in Sweden.

2017:12Bo Rothstein & Nicholas Sorak: Ethical Codes for the Public Administration. A Comparative Survey.

2017:11 Victor Lapuente & Kohei Suzuki: The Prudent Entrepreneurs
Women and Public Sector Innovation.

2017:10 Amanda Linell, Martin Sjöstedt & Aksel Sundström: Compliance dynamics in transboundary governance of natural resources.

2017:9 Andrej Kokkonen & Anders Sundell: The King is Dead: Political Succession and War in Europe, 1000–1799.

2017:9 Appendix Andrej Kokkonen & Anders Sundell: The King is Dead: Political Succession and War in Europe, 1000–1799.

2017:8 Kohei Suzuki & Hyesong Ha: Municipality Merger and Local Democracy: An assessment of the merger of Japanese municipalities.

2017:7 Kohei Suzuki & Mehmet Akif Demircioglu: Rediscovering Bureaucracy: Bureaucratic Professionalism, Impartiality, and Innovation.

2017:6 Kohei Suzuki & Claudia Avellaneda: Women and Risk-Taking Behavior in Local Public Finance.

2017:5 Rasmus Broms, Carl Dahlström & Mihaly Fazekas: Procurement and Competition in Swedish Municipalities.

2017:4 Mikael Holmgren: Agency Problems and the Politics of Administrative Reorganization.

2017:3 Frida Boräng & Helene Ahlborg: Institution building in challenging contexts – energy for development in Tanzania.

2017:2 Eliska Drapalova & Victor Lapuente: Do City Managers Improve Government Performance?

2017:1 Carl Dahlström & Mikael Holmgren: The Link between Appointments and Appropriations in the Politics of Administrative Design.


2016:17 Nicholas Sorak: Internet, Censorship, and Corruption. The impact of online censorship on the internet’s potential to reduce corruption

2016:16 Andreas Bågenholm, Stefan Dahlberg & Maria Solevid: Does Party Politicization of Corruption Affect Voter Turnout?

2016:15 Sverker Jagers, Simon Matti & Katarina Nordblom: How Policy Legitimacy affects Policy Support Throughout the Policy Cycle

2016:14 Frida Boräng, Sverker Jagers & Marina Povitkina: How corruption shapes the relationship between democracy and electrification 

2016:13 Gissur Ólafur Erlingsson & Gunnar Helgi Kristinsson: Making Sense of Corruption Perceptions: Who to Ask (and About What?) - Evidence from Iceland

2016:12 Salvador Parrado, Victor Lapuente & Carl Dahlström: The Abandoned Trustees. Explaining Corruption in Local Government

2016:11 Kohei Suzuki & Claudia N. Avellaneda: Does Chief Executive’s Experience Moderate Consolidation’s Impact on Municipal Performance

2016:10 Carl Dahlström, Marina Nistotskaya & Maria Tyrberg: Is the quality of the outsourced public services contingent on the quality of bureaucracy?

2016:9 Bo Rothstein: Corruption, Gender Equality and Feminist Strategies.

2016:8 Niklas Harring & Victor Lapuente: Cooperation or Punishment. The Effects of Trust on Government Regulation and Taxation.

2016:7 David Andersen: The State in Democratic Breakdowns: Who, How, and Why.

2016:6 Michelle D´Arcy & Marina Nistotskaya: The Early Modern Origins of Contemporary European Tax Systems.

2016:5 Nan Zhang: Democratic advantages in corruption control. New Evidence from Anti-Corruption Cases across 154 Countries

2016:4 Helena Olofsdotter Stensöta: Social trust among non-Nordic immigrant youth – does context matter?

2016:3 Helena Olofsdotter Stensöta: Is the young generation lagging behind? Wellbeing and welfare policies.

2016:2 Daniel Stockemer & Aksel Sundström: Can institutions pave the way for the young? Electoral systems and age representation in parliament

2016:1 Aksel Sundström: Understanding illegality and corruption in forest management: A literature review


2015:17 Ketevan Bolkvadze: Efficiency without Autonomy? Bureaucratic Reforms in Georgia’s Hybrid Regime

2015:16 Marina Nistotskaya, Anna Khakhunova & Carl Dahlström: Expert Survey on the Quality of Government in Russia’s Regions: A Report

2015:15 Maria Gustavson: Does Good Auditing Generate Quality of Government?

2015:14 Kajsa Karlström: Decentralization, corruption, and the role of democracy
2015:13 Marina Povitkina: Democracy, Bureaucratic Capacity and Environmental Quality
2015:12Martin Sjöstedt & Marina Povitkina: Vulnerability of Small Island Development States. Does good governance help?

2015:11 Michelle D'Arcy & Marina Nistotskaya: State First, Then Democracy: Using Cadastral Records to Explain Governmental Performance

2015:10 Aksel Sundström: Corruption and violations of conservation rules: A survey experiment with resource users

2015:9 Carl Dahlström, Jan Teorell, Stefan Dahlberg, Felix Hartmann, Annika Lindberg, Marina Nistoskaya: THE QOG EXPERT SURVEY II Report

2015:8 Nicholas Charron, Carl Dahlström & Victor Lapuente: Measuring Meritocracy in the Public Sector in Europe: a New National and Sub-National Indicator

2015:7 Stefan Dahlberg & Sören Holmberg: The Importance of Electoral and Judicial Trust for Regime Support

2015:6 Nicholas Charron, Carl Dahlström, Mihály Fazekas, Victor Lapuente: Careers, connections and corruption risks in Europe

2015:5 Björn Rönnerstrand & Victor Lapuente: Corruption and antibiotic use in the European regions

2015:4 Carl Dahlström & Mikael Holmgren: The Politics of Political Appointments

2015:3 Mikael Holmgren: Endogenous Bureaucracy

2015:2 Aksel Sundström: Violence and the costs of honesty. Rethinking bureaucrats’ choice to take bribes

2015:1 Stefan Dahlberg & Jonas Linde: The winner-loser gap in satisfaction with democracy over time. Evidence from a Swedish citizen panel


2014:23 Monika Bauhr & Nicholas Charron: Building Quality of Government. International organizations and educational performance in Africa

2014:22 Monika Bauhr: Turning a Blind Eye? The Impact of Corruption on Aid Fatigue

2014:21Sören Holmberg & Bo Rothstein: Correlates of Quality of Government

2014:20 Nicholas Charron & Bo Rothstein: Social Trust, Quality of Government and Ethnic Diversity: An Empirical Analysis of 206 Regions in Europe

2014:19Sören Holmberg & Bo Rothtsein: Correlates of the Economist's Index of Democracy

2014:18 Sören Holmberg & Bo Rothtsein: Correlates of The Level of Democracy

2014:17 Bo Rothstein & Sören Holmberg: Correlates of Corruption

2014:16 Anders Sundell: Nepotism and Meritocracy

2014:15 Andreas Bågenholm and Nicholas Charron: Voter Ideology, Party Systems and Corruption Voting in European Democracies

2014:14 Mattias Agerberg: Perspectives on Gender and Corruption. Gender differences in regard to corruption in Europe from an individual and institutional perspective

2014:13 Sören Holmberg and Bo Rothstein: Correlates of the Good Society

2014:12 Sofia Arkhede Olsson: Corruption and Political Participation. A multilevel analysis

2014:11Aksel Sundström: Not to be used during fire: Performance-related pay for civil servants as an anticorruption tool

2014:10 Aksel Sundström: Covenants with broken swords: Corruption and law enforcement in governance of the commons

2014:09 Marcus Tannenberg: On the Road to Better Governance
The “Middle Class Particularism” and Quality of Government

2014:08 Marina Nistotskaya and Luciana V. Cingolani: Bureaucratic Structure, Regulatory Quality and Entrepreneurship in a Comparative Perspective. Cross-Sectional and Panel Data Evidence 


Bo Rothstein: Human well-being and the lost relevance of political science

2014:06 Mette Frisk Jensen: Getting back to Denmark- The process of state building, establishing rule of law and fighting corruption in Denmark 1660-1900

2014:05 Aiysha Varraich: Corruption: An Umbrella concept

2014:04Agnes Cornell and Marcia Grimes: Disruptive protest and bureaucratic structures in Latin America and the Caribbean 

2014:03 Stefan Dahlberg and Sören Holmberg: The Importance of Institutional Trust for Regime Support.

2014:02Peter Esaiasson & Jordi Muñoz: Roba Perod Hace?
An experimental test of the competence-corruption tradeoff hypothesis in Spain and Sweden.

2014:01 Peter Esaiasson & Mattias Ottervik: Does Compliance Correlate with Political Support?


2013:20 Mattias Ottervik: Conceptualizing and Measuring State Capacity: Testing the Validity of Tax Compliance as Measure of State Capacity

2013:19 Sverker C. Jagers, Marina Povitkina, Martin Sjöstedt, and Aksel Sundström: Paradise Islands? Island States and the Provision of Environmental Goods.

2013:18 Aksel Sundström: Women’s local political representation within 30 European countries: A comparative dataset on
regional figures.

2013:17 Mathias A. Färdigh: Free, Accessible Media and Quality of Government.


Gissur Ó Erlingsson, Jonas Linde & Richard Öhrvall: Crash in economy, crash in confidence. Perceptions of corruption and political support in Iceland before and after the financial crisis.

2013:15 Stefan Dahlberg, Carl Dahlström, Petrus Sundin & Jan Teorell: The Quality of Government Expert Survey 2008-2011: A Report.

2013:14 Carl Dahlström and Anders Sundell: Impartiality and Corruption in Sweden.

2013:13 Maria Gustavsson: Democratic Origins of Auditing. “Good Auditing” in Democratic Perspectives.

2013:12 Bo Rothstein: The Three Worlds of Governance: Arguments for a Parsimonious Theory of Quality of Government.

2013_11 Nicholas Charron: From Åland to Ankara: European Quality of Government Index: 2013 Data, Sensitivity Analysis and Final results.

2013:10 Aksel Sundström & Aaron M. McCRight: Examining Gender Differences in Environmental Concern across Four Levels of the Swedish Polity.

2013:9 Aksel Sundström & Lena Wägnerud: Women's Political Representation in the European Regions: The impact from Corruption and Bad Governance.

2013:8Stefan Dahlberg, Jonas Linde, Sören Holmberg: Dissatisfied democrats: A matter of representation or performance?

2013:7Pontus Strimling, Staffan I. Lindberg, Micael Ehn, Kimmo Eriksson & Bo Rothstein: Can Efficient Institutions Induce Cooperation Among Low Trust Agents? An Experimental Approach?

2013:6 Aksel Sundström & Daniel Stockemer: Quality of government affect voter turnout in the European regions.

2013:5 Bo Rothstein & Davide Torsello: Is corruption understood differently in different cultures? Anthropology meets Political Science.

2013:4 Michelle D´Arcy & Marina Nistotskaya: Credible Enforcement before Credible Commitment. Exploring the Importance of Sequencing.

2013:3 Birgitta Niklasson: Does NPM Increase the Politicization of the Civil Service?

2013:2 Maryna Povitkina, Sverker C. Jagers, Martin Sjöstedt and Aksel Sundström: Democracy and economic development. Investigating the effects on the marine environment.

2013:1 Nicki Khorram-Manesh: Democratic consolidation in Sub-Saharan Africa: Can the variation be attributed to the level of corruption at early stages of democratization?



2012:19 Gissur Ó Erlingsson, Jonas Linde & Richard Öhrvall: Perceptions of procedural fairness and satisfaction with democracy in the Nordic welfare states

2012:18 Jan Teorell & Bo Rothstein: Getting to Sweden: Malfeasance and Bureaucratic Reforms, 1720-1850

2012:17 Bo Rothstein: Understanding the Quality of Government in China: The Cadre Administration Hypothesis

2012:16 Monika Bauhr & Marcia Grimes: What is Government Transparency? - New Measures and Relevance for Quality of Government

2012:15 Georgios Xezonakis: Corruption Voting and Political Context: Testing the Micro Mechanisms

2012:14 Georgios Xezonakis: Party System Polarisation and Quality of Government: On the Political Correlates of QoG

2012:13 Mathias A. Färdigh: Free Media and Quality of Government: The role of media in promoting quality of government institutions in the European Union.

2012:12 Nicholas Charron, Victor Lapuente & Marina Nistotskaya: The Wealth of Regions: Government Quality and Entrepreneurship in Europe

2012:11 Marcia Grimes & Lena Wängnerud: Good Government in Mexico: The Relevance of the Gender Perspective

2012:10 Maria Gustavson: Professional norms in African contexts: The forgotten dimension in development theory

2012:9 Björn Halleröd, Bo Rothstein, Adel Daoud & Shailen Nandy: Poor Government and Poor Children: An analysis of government efficiency and sever child depri-vation in 70 low- and middle-income countries.

2012:8 Stefan Dahlberg & Sören Holmberg: Understanding satisfaction with the way democracy works: Democracy versus bureaucracy

2012:7 Anders Sundell: What is the best way to recruit public servants?

2012:6 Aksel Sundström: Corruption in the Commons: Why Bribery Hampers Enforcement of Environmental Regulations in South African Fisheries

2012:5 Eric M. Uslaner & Bo Rothstein: Mass Education, State Building and Equality - Searching for the Roots of Corruption

2012:4 Michelle D'Arcy: Taxation, Democracy and State-Building: how does sequencing matter?

2012:3 Andrej Kokkonen & Anders Sundell: Delivering stability – Primogeniture and autocratic survival in European monarchies 1000-1800

2012:2 Anders Sundell: Legalize it: An argument for formalizing petty corruption when state capacity is low

2012:1 Michelle D'Arcy: Food Security and Elite-Ruler Relations in Sub-Saharan Africa: Exploring the impact of democracy on public goods provision


2011:22 Andreas Bågenholm: Do anti-corruption parties matter? - The Electoral Fate and Policy Impact of the Third Wave of Niche Parties in Central and Eastern Europe

2011:21 Nina Weitz: Decentralization: An Antidote to Corruption in Water Services?

2011:20 Carl Dahlström: Bureaucracy and the Different Cures for Grand and Petty Corruption

2011:19Carl Dahlström & Birgitta Niklasson: The Political Background of Agency Heads in Sweden - Trends and Explanations, 1960-2010
2011:18Monika Bauhr & Naghmeh Nasiritousi: Why Pay Bribes? Collective Action and Anticorruption Efforts

2011:17 Monika Bauhr & Naghmeh Nasiritousi: Does Corruption Cause Aid Fatigue? Public Opinion, Sustainable Development, and the Paradox of Aid

2011:16 Rasmus Broms: Taxation and Government Quality: The Size, the Shape, or just Europe 300 Years Ago?

2011:15 Staffan I. Lindberg: MPs, Clientelism, and Collective Goods

2011:14 Carl Dahlström & Victor Lapuente: Myths of Corruption Prevention. What is (not) good with a Weberian Bureaucracy?

2011:13 Mathias A. Färdigh, Emma Andersson & Henrik Oscarsson: Reexamining the relationship between press freedom and corruption

2011:12 Sören Holmberg & Bo Rothstein: Correlates of Corruption

2011:11 Monika Bauhr & Henrik Oscarsson: Public Perceptions of Corruption: The Prevalence and Moral Rejection of Corruption in Sweden

2011:10 Sören Holmberg & Bo Rothstein: Correlates of Democracy

2011:9 Aksel Sundström: Towards an understanding of gendered networks and corruption: The distinction between processes during recruitment ans representation

2011:8 Jenny de Fine Licht, Daniel Naurin, Peter Esaiasson & Mikael Gilljam: Does transparency generate legitimacy? An experimental study of procedure acceptance of open- and closed-door decision-making

2011:7 Bo Rothstein: Creating a Sustainable Solidaristic Society: A Manual

2011:6 Carl Dahlström, Victor Lapuente & Jan Teorell: Dimensions of bureaucracy II: A cross-national dataset on the structure and behaviour of public administration

2011:5 Carl Dahlström & Anders Sundell: Losing gamble. Mainstream parties' failed strategy to counter anti-immigrant parties

2011:4 Sören Holmberg & Bo Rothstein: Quality of Government and Access to Safe Water

2011:3 Jonas Linde & Gissur Ó Erlingsson: The Effect of Public Perceptions of Corruption on System Support: The Case of Sweden

2011:2 Davide Torsello: The ethnography of corruption: research themes in political anthropology

2011:1 Nicholas Charron & Victor Lapuente: Why Do Some Regions in Europe Have Higher Quality of Government?


2010:26 Staffan Kumlin: Claiming Blame and Giving Credit: Unintended Effects of How Government and Oppositon Frame the Europeanization of Welfare

2010:25 Anders Sundell: The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act: less stimulating in corrupt states

2010:24 Bo Rothstein & Rasmus Broms: Why No Democracy in the Arab-Muslim World? The Importance of Temple Financing and Tax Farming

2010:23 Nicholas Charron: Party System, Electoral Systems and Constraints on Corruption

2010:22 Nicholas Charron, Lewis Dijkstra & Victor Lapuente: Mapping Quality of Government in the European Union: A Study of National and Sub-National Variation

2010:21 Keith R. Weghorst & Staffan I. Lindberg: Effective Opposition Strategies: A Foundation for Improved Quality of Government

2010:20 Nils Råby & Jan Teorell: A Quality of Government Peace? Bringing the State Back Into the Study of Inter-State Armed Conflict

2010:19 Anna Persson, Bo Rothstein & Jan Teorell: The failure of Anti-Corruption Policies. A Theoretical Mischaracterization of the Problem

2010:18 Lena Wängnerud: Variation in Corruption between Mexican States. Elaborating the Gender Perspective

2010:17 Staffan I. Lindberg & Keith R. Weghorst: Are Swing Voters Instruments of Democracy or Farmers of Clientelism? Evidence from Ghana

2010:16 Sören Holmberg & Bo Rothstein: Quality of Government and Quality of Water

2010:15 Monika Bauhr, Marcia Grimes & Niklas Harring: Seeing the State: The Implications of Transparency for Societal Accountability

2010:14 Monika Bauhr & Naghmeh Nasiritousi: Transparency and Its Discontents. How IO Transparency Influences Domestic Resistance to Government Reforms

2010:13 Carl Dahlström, Victor Lapuente & Jan Teorell: Dimensions of Bureaucracy. A Cross-National Dataset on the Structure and Behavior of Public Administration

2010:12 Nicholas Charron, Carl Dahlström & Victor Lapuente: No Law without a State

2010:11 Nicholas Charron & Victor Lapuente: Which Dictators Produce Quality of Government?

2010:10 Victor Lapuente & Bo Rothstein: Civil War Spain versus Swedish Harmony: The Quality of Government Factor

2010:9 Bo Rothstein: Corruption, Happiness, Social Trust and the Welfare State: A Causal Mechanisms Approach

2010:8 Monika Bauhr, Naghmeh Nasiritousi, Henrik Oscarsson & Anna Persson: Perceptions of Corruption in Sweden

2010:7 Anna Persson & Martin Sjöstedt: A Deadly Mismatch? The Problem of HIV/AIDS in Research and Policy

2010:6 Bo Rothstein, Marcus Samanni & Jan Teorell: Quality of Government, Political Power and the Welfare State

2010:5 Staffan Kumlin: Informed Electoral Accountability and the Welfare State: A Conceptual Reorientation with Experimental and Real-World Findings

2010:4 Staffan Kumlin: Dissatisfied Democrats, Policy Feedback, and European Welfare States, 1976-2001

2010:3 Sören Holmberg & Bo Rothstein: Quality of Government is Needed to Reduce Poverty and Economic Inequality

2010:2 Mathias A. Färdigh: Comparing Media Systems in Europe: Identifying Comparable Country-level Dimensions of Media Systems

2010:1 Marcus Samanni & Sören Holmberg: Quality of Government Makes People Happy


2009:31 Monika Bauhr & Naghmeh Nasiritousi: Towards Better Governments? A Theoretical Framework for the Influence of International Organizations

2009:30 Carl Dahlström & Peter Esaiasson: The Immigrant Issue and Anti-Immigrant Party Success - Is Sweden the Odd Case Out?

2009:29 Nicholas Charron: Exploring the Impact of Foreign Aid on Corruption: Has the 'Anti-Corruption' Movement been Effective?

2009:28 Lena Wängnerud & Marcus Samanni: Driving Forces Behind Gender Equality - A Cross-Country Comparison

2009:27 Ulrika Möller & Isabell Shierenbeck: Hidden Treasure or Sinking Ship? Diagnosing the Study of Political Leadership

2009:26 Carl Dahlström, Johannes Lindvall & Bo Rothstein: Social Protection Strategies in Efficient and Inefficient States

2009:25 Jan Teorell: The Impact of Quality of Government as Impartiality: Theory and Evidence

2009:24 Sören Holmberg: Perceptions of Corruption in Mass Publics

2009:23 Mette Anthonsen, Åsa Löfgren & Klas Nilsson: Rent Depencency: Bad for Quality of Government

2009:22 Maria Gustavson: Translation, social worlds and boundary objects

2009:21 Carl Dahlström, Victor Lapuente & Jan Teorell: Bureaucracy, Politics and Corruption

2009:20 Jonas Linde: Why Feed the Hand that Bites You? Quality of Government and System Support in the Post-Communist EU Member States

2009:19 Staffan Kumlin & Peter Esaiasson: Scandal Fatigue: Scandal Elections and Satisfaction with Democracy in Western Europe 1977-2007

2009:18 Carl Dahlström: Political Appointments in 18 Democracies, 1975-2007

2009:17 Helena Olofsdotter Stensöta: Political Administration - Cultures of fragmentation behind goal-failure

2009:16 Sören Holmberg & Bo Rothstein: Corruption kills

2009:15 Monika Bauhr: Corruption in the Carbon Market? International Organisations, Transparency and the Clash of Values

2009:14 Lena Wängnerud: Delibiration or Jurisdiction? Testing the effectiveness of different routes towards gender equality

2009:13 Martin Sjöstedt: Unbundling secure property rights

2009:12 Staffan Kumlin: Blaming Europe? Exploring the Variable Impact of National Public Service Dissatisfaction on EU Trust

2009:11 Nicholas Charron: The Correlates of Corruption in India: Analysis and Evidence from the States

2009:10 Andreas Bågenholm: Politicizing Corruption – The Electoral Impact of Anti-corruption Discourse in Europe 1983-2007

2009:9 Jan Teorell & Catharina Lindstedt: Electoral Systems: Assessing the Cross-Sectional Time-Series Data Sources

2009:8 Marcia Grimes & Lena Wängnerud: Curbing Corruption Through Social Welfare Reform? The effects of Mexico´s conditional cash transfer program on good government

2009:7 Jonas Linde: Into the gray zone - The recent trend of "hybridization" of political regimes

2009:6 Jon Pierre: We are All Customers Now: Understanding the Influence of Economic Theory on Public Administration

2009:5 Jon Pierre: Why Legality Matters: The Limits of Markets and Governance Reform in the Public Sector

2009:4 Jon Pierre: New Governance, New Democracy?

2009:3 Daniel Naurin & Robert Thomson: A Network Model of Decision Making Applied to the European Union

2009:2 Bo Rothstein: Preventing Markets from Self-Destruction: The Quality of Government Factor

2009:1 Nicholas Charron & Victor Lapuente: Does Democracy Produce Quality of Government?


2008:25 Carl Dahlström & Victor Lapuente: Do You Believe Me? Public Sector Incentive Systems in Japan, Korea, Spain, and Sweden

2008:24 Matthias Ederer, José Fernándoz-Albertos & Victor Lapuente: Parties, Congress, and the Stock Market

2008:23 Victor Lapuente: Why Bureaucracy? Political Power and the Emergence of Autonomous Bureaucracies

2008:22 Marcia Grimes: The conditions of successful civil society involvement in combating corruption: A survey of case study evidence

2008:21 Sören Holmberg, Bo Rothstein & Naghmeh Nasiritousi: Quality of Government: What You Get

2008:20 Marie Demker: A New Era of Party Politics in a Globalised World. The Concept of Virtue Parties

2008:19 Erik Johansson: The Partnership Paradox? Budget Support Effects on Anti-corruption Organizations in Uganda

2008:18 Staffan Kumlin & Bo Rothstein: Minorities and Mistrust: The Cushioning Impact of Social Contacts and Institutional Fairness

2008:17 Jan Teorell & Axel Hadenius: Elections as Levers of Democracy: A Global Inquiry

2008:16 Bo Rothstein: Is the Universal Welfare State a Cause or an Effect of Social Capital?

2008:15 Anna Persson: The Sources of Variation in Empirical Statehood

2008:14 Mikael Persson & Henrik Oscarsson: The Effects of an Education Reform on Democratic Citizenship

2008:13 Sören Holmberg: Effects of Trust in Parliament

2008:12 Henrik Oscarsson: Media and Quality of Government: A research overview

2008:11 Klas Nilsson: Bad Wealth - Retesting the Relationship between Natural Resource Abundance and Democracy

2008:10 Anna Persson & Martin Sjöstedt: Government Structures and Behavior Change in the Politics of HIV/AIDS

2008:9 Bo Rothstein: Political Legitimacy and the Welfare State: Five Basic Models

2008:8 Marcia Grimes: Contestation or Complicity: Civil Society as Antidote or Accessory to Political Corruption

2008:7 Carl Dahlström & Victor Lapuente: New Public Management as a Trust Problem Explaining Cross-country Differences in the Adoption of Performance-related Pay in the Public Sector

2008:6 Daniel Berlin, Ulrika Möller & Sverker C. Jagers: Navigating Towards Effective Fishery Management: Exploring the Impact of Imbalanced Burdens on Regime Legitimacy

2008:5 Lena Wängnerud: Quality of Government and Women´s Representation - Mapping out the Theoretical Terrain

2008:4 Nicholas Charron: The Impact of Socio-Political Integration and Press Freedom on Corruption in Developing Countries

2008:3 Carl Dahlström: Effects of Politicization on Welfare State Policies: Comparing Policy Impacts of Politically Appointed Officials in 18 Mature Democracies

2008:2 Bo Rothstein: Creating Political Legitimacy: Electoral Democracy versus Quality of Government

2008:1 Veronica Gherghe: Formal and Informal Institutions in Groundwater Governance in Rajasthan - A Case Study of Chota Nayrana and Tilonia Village


2007:9 Daniel Berlin, Sverker C. Jagers & Ulrika Möller: Navigating Towards Effective Fishery Management? Exploring the Dynamics of Compliance

2007:8 Nicholas Charron: Power Sharing, Ethnolinguistic Franctionalization and Government Quality

2007:7 Stefan Dahlberg: Web-based expert surveys. The opportunities for conducting web-based elite expert surveys

2007:6 Sören Holmberg: The Good Society Index

2007:5 Jan Teorell: Corruption as an Institution: Rethinking the Nature and Origins of the Grabbing Hand

2007:4 Sverker C. Jagers & Göran Duus-Otterström: Intergenerational Responsibility. Historical Emissions and Climate Change Adaptation

2007:3 Bo Rothstein: Anti-Corruption - A Big Bang Theory

2007:2 Bo Rothstein & Dietlind Stolle: The Quality of Government and Social Capital: A Theory of Political Institutions and Generalized Trust

2007:1 Tomas Bokström: Politiskt ledarskap för ändrad jämvikt? En teoretisk framställning och empirisk analys av politiskt ledarskaps betydelse för korruptionsbeskämpning


2006:4 Bo Rothstein & Eric M. Uslaner: All For All: Equality, Corruption and Social Trust

2006:3 Bo Rothstein & Markus Tegnhammar: The Mechanisms of Corruption: Interest vs. Cognition

2006:2 Jan Teorell & Axel Hadenius: Does Type of Authoritariansim Affect the Prospects of Democracy? Exogenous Shocks and Contingent Democratization

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