Now showing items 801-808 of 808
Agency Problems and the Politics of Administrative Reorganization
While scholars have long argued that political uncertainty leads governments to enact organizational structures that insulate agencies from future control by opposing groups, they have paid less attention to what governments ...
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
This paper introduces the main findings and methodology of a new large-scale pan European survey capturing citizens’ support for EUs efforts to reduce inequality between richer and poorer regions in Europe, cohesion policy. ...
Correlates of Electoral Democracy
Autocracy and Variation in Economic Development Outcomes
I discuss and analyze the vast variation in development outcomes among autocracies, focusing on economic growth. I highlight plausible explanations of this variation pertaining to features of the leader, institutions, or ...
Labor Force Decisions to Migrate
(School of Public Administration/Förvaltningshögskolan, 2011-10-28)
This paper works on the idea that migration is explained as the result of an imitation process. So, we develop a suitable model for the study of migration driven by imitative behavior, i.e. migrate if the others are doing. ...
If they only knew. Bullying victimization among children and youth in the Nordic countries
Bullying is a social and public health problem recognized across the globe. The aim with this thesis is to describe and understand bullying victimization of children and youth in a social-ecological perspective with the ...
State Capacity, Incumbent Turnover and Democratic Change in Authoritarian Elections
Under what conditions do elections lead to democratization or conversely, sustain authoritarianism? State capacity may be a crucial intervening variable affecting the democratizing power of elections in authoritarian ...
Alkoholideologi och alkoholopinion
(SOM-institutet, Göteborgs universitet, 2016)