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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

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2011

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

Democracy and the Environment Revisisted. The Case of African Fisheries
Martin Sjöstedt, Sverker C. Jagers
The Adlerbert Research Foundation Jubilee Conference , Poster 2011
Poster

1. Democracy and the Environment Revisited: The Case of African Fisheries
Martin Sjöstedt, Sverker C. Jagers
WIOMSA 7th Scientific Symposium, Mombasa., Conference contribution 2011
Conference contribution

2010

The value of citizenship - ecological citizens and pro-environmental behaviour
Sverker C. Jagers, Johan Martinsson
Swedish Political Science Association Meeting, sep 30 - oct 2 2010, Conference contribution 2010
Conference contribution

Green behaviour - a matter of citizenship?
Sverker C. Jagers, Johan Martinsson
The dynamics of citizenship in the post-political world, Stockholm, May 26-28 2010, Conference contribution 2010
Conference contribution

Attitudes to personal carbon allowances: Political trust, fairness and ideology
Sverker C. Jagers, Åsa Löfgren, J. Stripple
Climate Policy (Special Issue on Personal Carbon Trading), Journal article 2010
Journal article

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