Publications

Published Jan. 2, 2019 10:30 AM

Cathrine Holst and Anders Molander have published a new article in Contemporary Political Theory where they critically scrutinize ten often-cited epistemic objections against the political role of experts, and discuss how expertise can be used to increase the quality of democratic decision-making.

Published Nov. 8, 2018 4:02 PM

Norsk sosiologisk tidsskrift skriver Stine Hesstvedt fra ARENAs EUREX-prosjekt om forskere sin deltakelse i politikkutforming, med utgangspunkt i norske offentlige utredninger (NOU-er).

Published Sep. 18, 2018 12:09 PM

Eva Krick explores the room for reconciliation between democratic and epistemic claims to modern policy-making in her article in the special issue of European Politics and Society.

Journal of European Integration
Published Sep. 18, 2018 12:08 PM

Stine Hesstvedt and Johan Christensen examine the long-term developments in the involvement of interest groups and academics in Norwegian policy advisory bodies in the special issue of European Politics and Society.

Published Apr. 11, 2017 1:36 PM

Eva Krick presents a comprehensive assessment of input- and output-related dimensions of democratic legitimacy in her recent article. The study challenges the widespread assumption that the decision rule of ‘consensus’, whereby decisions are made by ‘tacit consent’, grants veto power to each participant.

Published Mar. 9, 2017 2:11 PM

In the newly published The Power of Economists within the State, EUREX project coordinator Johan Christensen uses comparative case studies of New Zealand, Ireland, Norway, and Denmark to show how the influence of economists affected the extent to which each nation adopted market-oriented tax policies.