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Sverker Carlsson Jagers

Professor

Sverker Carlsson Jagers
Professor
sverker.jagers@pol.gu.se
+46 31 786 1230
0732-594369

Room number: B420
Postal Address: Box 711, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Sprängkullsgatan 19 , 41123 Göteborg


Department of Political Science (More Information)
Box 711
405 30 Göteborg
www.pol.gu.se
stats@pol.gu.se
Visiting Address: Sprängkullsgatan 19 , 411 23 Göteborg

About Sverker Carlsson Jagers

Presentation

Professor at University of Gothenburg and guest-professor at Luleå University of Technology, director of CeCAR (Centre for Collective Action Research).

Areas of interest

My research is mainly focused on various aspects of environmental politics.

• Public Opinion: Explanations to people’s environmental behaviour, attitudes and acceptance of policy measures.

• Political Theory: The relationship between democracy and sustainable development, issues related to environmental and climate justice.

• International Politics: Mainly climate politics, but also ocean acidification and fishery.

• Institutional Theory: e.g., natural resource management and corruption.

Current research

• Corruption and Wildlife Management: The Logics of Collective Action in Transnationally Protected Reserves, Funded by the Swedish Research Council.

• Citizens’ support for environmental policy measures in a comparative perspective. Funded by the Swedish Research Council.

Examples of previous research projects

• Good governing of rural electrification processes in Eastern Africa. Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA).

• Institutions and Actors in the EQS-process: A Comparative Analysis. Funded by The Swedish Environmental Protection Agency.

• Governing for a healthy environment in the Baltic Sea. Funded by the Swedish Research Council.

• Fair and feasible climate change adaptation. Funded by the Swedish Research Council.

• The ecological citizen, Funded by the Swedish Research Council.

• Sustainable Fishery in Sub-Saharan Africa: A comparative study of institutions for property rights sustainable development. Funded by the Swedish Research Council.

• Toward an effective fishery management. How regime legitimacy affect rule compliance. Funded by FORMAS.

Teaching and tutoring

Currently supervising 5 PhD students in Gothenburg and Luleå, teaching environmental politics, collective action-theory, institutional theory and research design.
 

Latest publications

Policy design for the Anthropocene
Thomas Sterner, Edward B. Barbier, Ian Bateman, Inge van den Bijgaart, Anne Sophie Crépin et al.
Nature Sustainability, Journal article 2019
Journal article

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2013

State of the World's Nonfuel Mineral Resources: Supply, Demand, and Socio-Institutional Fundamentals
M. M. Poulton, Sverker C. Jagers, S. Linde, D. Van Zyl, L. J. Danielson et al.
Annual Review Environment and Resources, Journal article 2013
Journal article

2012

Democracy and the Environment Revisited: The Case of African Fisheries
Martin Sjöstedt, Sverker C. Jagers
Mid West Political Science Association, Chicago, Conference contribution 2012
Conference contribution

2011

Governance and Front-Line Bureaucrats. On government and governance among civil servants
Sverker C. Jagers
Mid-Western American Political Science Association, Chicago, March 2011, Conference contribution 2011
Conference contribution

Why comply? Attitudes towards harvest regulations among Swedish fishers
Sverker C. Jagers, Daniel Berlin
MARE Conference, People and the Sea, July 9-11, 2011, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Conference contribution 2011
Conference contribution

Ecological citizenship: a driver of pro-environmental behaviour?
Sverker C. Jagers, Johan Martinsson
SWEPSA (The Swedish National Political Science Association Conference) Umeå Oct 27-28, Conference contribution 2011
Conference contribution

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