Publications

In English

2017. “It Runs in the Family“, Political Behavior (early view). (With Sven Oskarsson and Chris Dawes).

2017. “Can Political Inequalities Be Educated Away? Evidence from a Large-scale Reform”American Journal of Political Science, 61: 222-236. (With Sven Oskarsson and Chris Dawes).

2016. “The electoral impact of the financial crisis: Evidence using district-level data”, Electoral Studies, 44: 214-224. (With Kåre Vernby).

2016. “How Does Education Affect Adolescents’ Political Development? “. Economics of Education Review, 53: 182-193. (With Mikael Persson and Sven Oskarsson).

2016. “Genome-wide assocation study identifies 74 loci associated with educational attainment”. Nature, 533: 539-542. (With Okbay A, … , PM Visscher, T Esko, PD Koellinger, D Cesarini & DJ Benjamin).

2015. “Why are Immigrants Underrepresented in Politics? Evidence from Sweden”. American Political Science Review 109(4): 703-724. (With Rafaela Dancygier, Sven Oskarsson, and Kåre Vernby). *Winner of the 2015 SAGE Best Paper Award, Comparative Politics Section, APSA and the 2016 Lawrence Longley Award for the best article on representation and electoral system  published in the previous year.

2011. Participatory Governance in the EU: Enhancing or Endangering Democracy and Efficiency. Palgrave Macmillan. (With Thomas Persson).

2011. “The Variety of Capitalism in Sweden and Finland: Continuity Through Change”. In Uwe Becker (ed.) The Changing Political Economies of Small West European Countries, Amsterdam University Press.  

2010. “Dyadic Regression in the Presence of Heteroscedasticity: An Assessment of Alternative Approaches”. Social Neworks 32(4): 279-289.

2010. “Input and Output Legitimacy: Synergy or Trade-off?: Empirical Evidence from an EU Survey”. Journal of European Public Policy 17(4): 449-467. (With Thomas Persson)

2009. “Who Knows Best What the People Want: Women or Men? A Study of Representation in India”. Comparative Political Studies 42(1): 31-55. (With Sten Widmalm and Magdalena Inkinen)

2008. “The Structure of Conflict over EU Chemicals Policy”. European Union Politics 9(1): 31-58. (With Thomas Persson)

2005. “Explaining Wage Coordination”. In Öberg & Svensson (eds.) Power and Institutions in Industrial Relation Regimes. The National Institute for Working Life.

In Swedish

2017. Ledde förlängd gymnasieutbildning till ökat valdeltagande? IFAU Rapport 2017:12. (With Mikael Persson and Sven Oskarsson)

2017. “Representationsgapet”. In Valdeltagande och representation, Delmi Rapport 2017:7. (With Rafaela Dancygier, Sven Oskarsson, and Kåre Vernby).

2016. Leder bättre tillgång till utbildning till ökat politisk deltagande? IFAU Rapport 2016:8. (With Mikael Persson and Sven Oskarsson)

2014. Kan politisk ojämlikhet utbildas bort? IFAU Rapport 2014:26. (With Sven Oskarsson and Chris Dawes)

2013. “Nya villkor för socialförsäkringarna?”. Ekonomisk Debatt 41(4): 18-31.

2012. Arbetsplatsstorlek och sjukfrånvaro. IFAU Rapport 2012:28.

2011. Organiserade intressen i Europeiska unionen.SIEPS Rapport 2011:7.

2010. “Leder demokrati till ekonomiskt välstånd?”. In Oskarsson & Widmalm (eds.) Myt eller Verklighet, Norstedts.

2008. “Kampen mot arbetslösheten: ett politiskt vägval”. In Gustavsson, Hermansson, and Holmström (eds.), Statsvetare ifrågasätter. Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis.

2007. “Om kvinnorepresentation och rätten till heltid“. Kommunal ekonomi och politik 11(4): 7-31. (With Kåre Vernby)

2000. “EU-medlemskapets inverkan på den svenska parlamentarismen”. Statsvetenskaplig tidskrift 103(3): 193-220.