Skip to main content
University of Gothenburg
Image
Vasaparken, University of Gothenburg, main building
Photo: Mattias Jacobsson
Breadcrumb

Bureaucracy

Ongoing projects

CAPA-city - Collective Action, Political Accountability and Administrative Capacities in European Cities

Go to project page

Climate change and the prospects for economic growth: How extreme weather events affect regime stability

Go to project page

GenDip: Gender Norms, Resistance and the Diplomat at Work

Go to project page

Ready to serve? Structural reform, institutional quality, and welfare services in Swedish municipalities

Go to project page

The Power of Ideas: New Perspectives on State Capacity and Public Goods Provision

Go to project page

Understanding spillovers on corruption from protected area establishments

Go to project page

When is Civil Society Civil? Institutional determinants of claim-making and implications for societal development

Go to project page

 

Completed projects

Anticorruption Policies Revisited: Global Trends and European Responses to the Challenge of Corruption (ANTICORRP)

Go to project page

Corruption in natural resource management: Advancing knowledge about bribes and the failure of environmental regulations

Go to project page

Go broad or go home: A theoretical and empirical expansion of the institutional resource curse

Go to the project page

Fisheries in sub-Saharan Africa: A comparative study of property rights institutions and sustainable development

Go to project page

No democracy without bureaucracy ? The role of administrative institutions in democratic consolidation

Go to project page

Out of Control or Over Controlled? Incentives, Audits and New Public Management

Go to project page

Politics of administrative design

Go to project page

Taxation and government quality

Gå till projektsidan

The Performance of Democracy (PERDEM)

Go to project page

 chest of drawers with lots of small drawers

Comparative methods

Ongoing projects

Climate change and the prospects for economic growth: How extreme weather events affect regime stability

Go to project page

How to research corruption? Corruption and Anti-Corruption in Empirical Research: Critical Reflections on Concepts, Data and Methods

Go to project page

The Power of Ideas: New Perspectives on State Capacity and Public Goods Provision

Go to project page

Why are some democracies less corrupt than others? Understanding the link between women representation and corruption

Go to project page

Quality of government and solutions to collective action problems

Go to project page

 

Completed projects

Anticorruption Policies Revisited: Global Trends and European Responses to the Challenge of Corruption (ANTICORRP)

Go to project page

Fisheries in sub-Saharan Africa: A comparative study of property rights institutions and sustainable development

Go to project page

Go broad or go home: A theoretical and empirical expansion of the institutional resource curse

Go to the project page

No democracy without bureaucracy ? The role of administrative institutions in democratic consolidation

Go to project page

Taxation and government quality

Go to project page

woman in a vegetable stand in front of a weighing scale
Photo: Pau Casals

Democracy

Ongoing projects

Climate change and the prospects for economic growth: How extreme weather events affect regime stability

Go to project page

The Power of Ideas: New Perspectives on State Capacity and Public Goods Provision

Go to project page

When is Civil Society Civil? Institutional determinants of claim-making and implications for societal development

Go to project page

Why are some democracies less corrupt than others? Understanding the link between women representation and corruption

Go to project page

 

Completed projects

Anticorruption Policies Revisited: Global Trends and European Responses to the Challenge of Corruption (ANTICORRP)

Go to project page

Credible Enforcement before Credible Commitment: Explaining the Implications of Institutional Sequencing

Go to project page

Do local elections foster local democracy? – Party Strategies in the first Elections at the County Level in Kenya

Go to project page

Fisheries in sub-Saharan Africa: A comparative study of property rights institutions and sustainable development

Go to project page

Go broad or go home: A theoretical and empirical expansion of the institutional resource curse

Go to the project page

No democracy without bureaucracy ? The role of administrative institutions in democratic consolidation

Go to project page

Perception and evaluation of Regional and Cohesion Policies by Europeans and Identification with the values of Europe (PERCEIVE)

Go to project page

Taxation and government quality

Go to project page

The Performance of Democracy (PERDEM)

Go to project page

old stone building with pillars

Development, foreign aid and redistribution

Pågående projekt

Climate change and the prospects for economic growth: How extreme weather events affect regime stability

Go to project page

Islands of success – how to make development projects work in challenging contexts

Go to project page

The Power of Ideas: New Perspectives on State Capacity and Public Goods Provision

Go to project page

Understanding spillovers on corruption from protected area establishments

Go to project page

Why are some democracies less corrupt than others? Understanding the link between women representation and corruption

Go to project page

 

Completed projects

Anticorruption Policies Revisited: Global Trends and European Responses to the Challenge of Corruption (ANTICORRP)

Go to project page

Corruption in natural resource management: Advancing knowledge about bribes and the failure of environmental regulations

Go to project page

Credible Enforcement before Credible Commitment: Explaining the Implications of Institutional Sequencing

Go to project page

Do local elections foster local democracy? – Party Strategies in the first Elections at the County Level in Kenya

Go to project page

Fisheries in sub-Saharan Africa: A comparative study of property rights institutions and sustainable development

Go to project page

No democracy without bureaucracy ? The role of administrative institutions in democratic consolidation

Go to project page

Perception and evaluation of Regional and Cohesion Policies by Europeans and Identification with the values of Europe (PERCEIVE)

Go to project page

The Performance of Democracy (PERDEM)

Go to project page

a myriad of small cultivation lots

Environment

Ongoing projects

Climate change and the prospects for economic growth: How extreme weather events affect regime stability

Go to project page

Islands of success – how to make development projects work in challenging contexts

Go to project page

Understanding spillovers on corruption from protected area establishments

Go to project page

Quality of government and solutions to collective action problems

Go to project page

 

Completed projects

Corruption in natural resource management: Advancing knowledge about bribes and the failure of environmental regulations

Go to project page

Fisheries in sub-Saharan Africa: A comparative study of property rights institutions and sustainable development

Go to project page

a forest seen from above
Photo: John O Nolan

Gender

Ongoing projects

GenDip: Gender Norms, Resistance and the Diplomat at Work

Go to project page

Why are some democracies less corrupt than others? Understanding the link between women representation and corruption

Go to project page

 

Completed projects

Anticorruption Policies Revisited: Global Trends and European Responses to the Challenge of Corruption (ANTICORRP)

Go to project page

The Performance of Democracy (PERDEM)

Go to project page

an asphalt drawing of a family of a father, mother and two children
Photo: Sandy Millar

History and corruption/quality of government

Ongoing projects

Climate change and the prospects for economic growth: How extreme weather events affect regime stability

Go to project page

The Power of Ideas: New Perspectives on State Capacity and Public Goods Provision

Go to project page

 

Completed projects

Anticorruption Policies Revisited: Global Trends and European Responses to the Challenge of Corruption (ANTICORRP)

Go to project page

Credible Enforcement before Credible Commitment: Explaining the Implications of Institutional Sequencing

Go to project page

Do local elections foster local democracy? – Party Strategies in the first Elections at the County Level in Kenya

Go to project page

Fisheries in sub-Saharan Africa: A comparative study of property rights institutions and sustainable development

Go to project page

Go broad or go home: A theoretical and empirical expansion of the institutional resource curse

Go to the project page

No democracy without bureaucracy ? The role of administrative institutions in democratic consolidation

Go to project page

Taxation and government quality

Go to project page

old coins
Photo: Michael Longmire 

International institutions

Ongoing projects

GenDip: Gender Norms, Resistance and the Diplomat at Work

Go to project page

 

Completed projects

Anticorruption Policies Revisited: Global Trends and European Responses to the Challenge of Corruption (ANTICORRP)

Go to project page

Perception and evaluation of Regional and Cohesion Policies by Europeans and Identification with the values of Europe (PERCEIVE)

Go to project page

various flags seen from above
Photo: Jason Leung

Political parties and corruption

Ongoing projects

CAPA-city - Collective Action, Political Accountability and Administrative Capacities in European Cities

Go to project page

When is Civil Society Civil? Institutional determinants of claim-making and implications for societal development

Go to project page

Why are some democracies less corrupt than others? Understanding the link between women representation and corruption

Go to project page

 

Completed projects

Anticorruption Policies Revisited: Global Trends and European Responses to the Challenge of Corruption (ANTICORRP)

Go to project page

Politics of administrative design

Go to project page

The Performance of Democracy (PERDEM)

Go to project page

empty chairs in what looks like a room in the parliament
Photo: Joakim Honkasalo

Theory and concepts

Ongoing projects

GenDip: Gender Norms, Resistance and the Diplomat at Work

Go to project page

How to research corruption? Corruption and Anti-Corruption in Empirical Research: Critical Reflections on Concepts, Data and Methods

Go to project page

The Power of Ideas: New Perspectives on State Capacity and Public Goods Provision

Go to project page

Why are some democracies less corrupt than others? Understanding the link between women representation and corruption

Go to project page

 

Completed projects

Anticorruption Policies Revisited: Global Trends and European Responses to the Challenge of Corruption (ANTICORRP)

Go to project page

The Performance of Democracy (PERDEM)

Go to project page

old statues in an old fashioned library
Photo: Giammarco Boscaro

Transparency and accountability

Ongoing projects

CAPA-city - Collective Action, Political Accountability and Administrative Capacities in European Cities

Go to project page

Islands of success – how to make development projects work in challenging contexts

Go to project page

The Power of Ideas: New Perspectives on State Capacity and Public Goods Provision

Go to project page

Why are some democracies less corrupt than others? Understanding the link between women representation and corruption

Go to project page

 

Completed projects

Anticorruption Policies Revisited: Global Trends and European Responses to the Challenge of Corruption (ANTICORRP)

Go to project page

Go broad or go home: A theoretical and empirical expansion of the institutional resource curse

Go to the project page

No democracy without bureaucracy ? The role of administrative institutions in democratic consolidation

Go to project page

Perception and evaluation of Regional and Cohesion Policies by Europeans and Identification with the values of Europe (PERCEIVE)

Go to project page

The Performance of Democracy (PERDEM)

Go to project page

Taxation and government quality

Go to project page

a transparent glas full with coins
Photo: Micheile Henderson

Welfare

Boräng, Frida

Senior lecturer 
frida.borang@pol.gu.se 


Dahlström, Carl

Professor 
carl.dahlstrom@pol.gu.se

                     
Rothstein, Bo

Professor
bo.rothstein@pol.gu.se 

Ongoing projects

The Power of Ideas: New Perspectives on State Capacity and Public Goods Provision

Go to project page

Why are some democracies less corrupt than others? Understanding the link between women representation and corruption

Go to project page

Ready to serve? Structural reform, institutional quality, and welfare services in Swedish municipalities

Go to project page

 

Completed projects

Anticorruption Policies Revisited: Global Trends and European Responses to the Challenge of Corruption (ANTICORRP)

Go to project page

Out of Control or Over Controlled? Incentives, Audits and New Public Management

Go to project page

Perception and evaluation of Regional and Cohesion Policies by Europeans and Identification with the values of Europe (PERCEIVE)

Go to project page

The Performance of Democracy (PERDEM)

Go to project page

people socialicing in an open and bright space
Photo: Daria Shevtsova