Bjørn Høyland

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Academic Interests

EU Politics, comparative legislative institutions, and political methodology

Teaching

  • STV4027 Causal Analysis
  • STV2300 EU Decision-Making Processes and Policy-Areas
  • STV4358 Comparative Political Institutions

 

Higher education and employment history

2005 PhD in Political Science, Department of Government London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

2005 - 06 ESRC Postdoctoral fellow, Department of Political Science, University College London

2006 - 10 Postdoctoral fellow, Department of Political Science, University of Oslo

2010 - 11 Senior Research, Cicero - Center for International Climate and Environmental Research - Oslo

2011 Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Oslo

2011 - Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Oslo

Appointments

  • European Union Politics: member of the editorial board
  • Journal of Peace Research: member of the editorial board

More

Personal webpage: http://folk.uio.no/bjornkho

Google Scholar: http://scholar.google.com/citations?user=LKrqoSgAAAAJ&hl=en

Twitter: @bjornhoyland

 

Tags: Comparative politics, Methodology, EU, Legislative politics

Publications

Career Ambitions and Legislative Participation: The Moderating Effect of Electoral Institutions 

(with Sara B Hobolt and Simon Hix) British Journal of Political Science, forthcoming

Unity in Diversity? The Development of Political Parties in the Parliament of Canada (1867 - 2011)

(with Jean-Francois Godbout) British Journal of Political Science, forthcoming

The Budgetary Procedure of the European Union and the  Implications of the Lisbon Treaty 

(with Christophe Crombez) European Union Politics, 2015, Vol 16(1)

 Political Behaviour in the European Parliament

(with Simon Hix) Oxford Handbook of Legislative Studies, 2014

Issue-specific policy-positions and voting in the Council

(with Vibeke W Hansen) European Union Politics, 2014, Vol 15 (1): 59 - 81

The Emergence of Parties in the Canadian House of Commons (1867 - 1908)

(with Jean-Francois Godbout) Canadian Journal of Political Science, 2013, Vol 46 (4): 773 - 797

The Empowerment of the European Parliament

(with Simon Hix) Annual Review of Political Science, 2013, Vol 16

The Political System of the European Union

3rd edition. (with Simon Hix), Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.

Peace on quicksand? Challenging the conventional wisdom about economic growth and post-conflict risks

(with Marianne Dahl) Journal of Peace Research , 2012, Vol 49(3): 423 - 29

The Tyranny of International Index Rankings

(with Kalle Moene and Fredrik Willumsen) Journal of Development Economics, 2012, Vol 97(1): 1 - 14

Selection and Sanctioning in European Parliamentary Elections

(with Sara B. Hobolt) British Journal of Political Science, 2011, Vol 41(3): 477 - 498

Procedural and Party Effects in European Parliament Roll Call Votes

European Union Politics , 2010, Vol 11(4): 597 - 613

Simplifying Parallelization of Scientific Codes by a Function-Centric Approach in Python

(with Jon K. Nilsen, Xing Cai and Hans Petter Langtangen) Computational Science & Discovery,  3 (2010) 015003 

From Doves to Hawks: A Spatial Analysis of Voting in the Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of England

(with Simon Hix and Nick Vivyan), European Journal of Political Research , 2010, Vol 49(6): 731 - 758.

Legislative Involvement in Parliamentary Systems

(with Fabio Franchino), American Political Science Review, 2009, Vol 103(4): 607 -- 621

  • Godbout, Jean-François & Høyland, Bjørn (2017). Unity in diversity? The development of political parties in the parliament of Canada, 1867-2011. British Journal of Political Science.  ISSN 0007-1234.  47(3), s 545- 569 . doi: 10.1017/S0007123415000368
  • Hovi, Jon; Høyland, Bjørn & Rasch, Bjørn Erik (2016). Topptidsskrifter i statsvitenskap. Norsk Statsvitenskapelig Tidsskrift.  ISSN 0801-1745.  32(3), s 290- 298
  • Høyland, Bjørn (2016). Parliaments, In Jacob Katz Cogan; Ian Hurd & Ian Johnstone (ed.),  The Oxford Handbook of International Organizations.  Oxford University Press.  ISBN 9780199672202.  36.  s 782 - 801
  • Crombez, Christophe & Høyland, Bjørn (2015). The budgetary procedure in the European Union and the implications of the Treaty of Lisbon. European Union Politics.  ISSN 1465-1165.  16(1), s 67- 89 . doi: 10.1177/1465116514552202
  • Høyland, Bjørn; Godbout, Jean-François; Lapponi, Emanuele & Velldal, Erik (2014). Predicting Party Affiliations from European Parliament Debates, In Cristian Danescu-Niculescu-Miz; Jacob Eisenstein; Kathleen McKeown & Noah Smith (ed.),  Proceedings of the ACL 2014 Workshop on Language Technologies and Computational Social Science.  Association for Computational Linguistics.  ISBN 978-1-941643-10-5.  artikkel.  s 56 - 60
  • Høyland, Bjørn & Hansen, Vibeke Wøien (2014). Issue-specific policy-positions and voting in the Council. European Union Politics.  ISSN 1465-1165.  15(1), s 59- 81 . doi: 10.1177/1465116513495970
  • Godbout, Jean-François & Høyland, Bjørn (2013). The Emergence of Parties in the Canadian House of Commons ~1867–1908!. Canadian journal of political science.  ISSN 0008-4239.  46(4), s 773- 797 . doi: 10.1017/S0008423913000632
  • Hix, Simon & Høyland, Bjørn (2013). Empowerment of the European Parliament. Annual review of political science (Palo Alto, Calif. Print).  ISSN 1094-2939.  16, s 171- 189 . doi: 10.1146/annurev-polisci-032311-110735
  • Dahl, Marianne & Høyland, Bjørn (2012). Peace on quicksand? Challenging the conventional wisdom about economic growth and post-conflict risks. Journal of Peace Research.  ISSN 0022-3433.  49(3), s 423- 429 . doi: 10.1177/0022343312436767
  • Høyland, Bjørn; Moene, Karl Ove & Willumsen, Fredrik (2012). The tyranny of international index rankings. Journal of Development Economics.  ISSN 0304-3878.  97(1), s 1- 14 . doi: 10.1016/j.jdeveco.2011.01.007 Show summary
  • Godbout, Jean-François & Høyland, Bjørn (2011). Coalition Voting and Minority Governments in Canada. Commonwealth and Comparative Politics.  ISSN 1466-2043.  49(4), s 458- 485
  • Godbout, Jean-François & Høyland, Bjørn (2011). Legislative Voting in the Canadian Parliament. Canadian journal of political science.  ISSN 0008-4239.  44(2), s 367- 388 . doi: 10.1017/S0008423911000175
  • Høyland, Bjørn & Hobolt, Sara (2011). Selection in European Parliamentary Elections. British Journal of Political Science.  ISSN 0007-1234.  41(3), s 477- 498
  • Hagemann, Sara & Høyland, Bjørn (2010). Bicameral Politics in the European Union. Journal of Common Market Studies.  ISSN 0021-9886.  48(4), s 811- 833
  • Hix, Simon; Høyland, Bjørn & Vivyan, Nick (2010). From doves to hawks: A spatial analysis of voting in the Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of England. European Journal of Political Research.  ISSN 0304-4130.  49(6), s 731- 758 . doi: 10.1111/j.1475-6765.2010.01916.x
  • Høyland, Bjørn (2010). Procedural and party effects in European Parliament roll-call votes. European Union Politics.  ISSN 1465-1165.  11(4), s 597- 613 . doi: 10.1177/1465116510379925 Show summary
  • Narud, Hanne Marthe; Hveem, Helge & Høyland, Bjørn (2010). Old Conflicts - New Issues? Foreign and Security Policy Attitudes of Norwegian Voters. Internasjonal Politikk.  ISSN 0020-577X.  68(3), s 335- +
  • Nilsen, Jon Kerr; Cai, Xing; Høyland, Bjørn & Langtangen, Hans Petter (2010). Simplifying the parallelization of scientific codes by a function-centric approach in Python. Computational Science & Discovery.  ISSN 1749-4680.  3 . doi: 10.1088/1749-4699/3/1/015003
  • Sircar, Indraneel & Høyland, Bjørn (2010). GET THE PARTY STARTED Development of Political Party Legislative Dynamics in the Irish Free State Seanad (1922-36). Party Politics.  ISSN 1354-0688.  16(1), s 89- 110 . doi: 10.1177/1354068809341056
  • Høyland, Bjørn & Franchino, Fabio (2009). Legislative Involvement in Parliamentary Systems: Opportunities, Conflict, and Institutional Constraints. American Political Science Review.  ISSN 0003-0554.  103(4), s 607- 621 . doi: 10.1017/S0003055409990177
  • Høyland, Bjørn & Hagemann, Sara (2009). Parties in the Council, In  The Role of Political Parties in the European Union.  Routledge.  ISBN 978-0-415-49928-6.  6.
  • Høyland, Bjørn; Hix, Simon & Sircar, Indraneel (2009). An Automatic Database of the European Parliament. European Union Politics.  ISSN 1465-1165.  10(1), s 143- 152
  • Høyland, Bjørn & Hagemann, Sara (2008). Parties in the Council. Journal of European Public Policy.  ISSN 1350-1763.  15(8), s 1205- 1221 . doi: 10.1080/13501760802407714
  • Høyland, Bjørn & Hoyland, B (2007). The EU annual budgetary procedure: The existing rules and proposed reforms of the convention and intergovernmental conference 2002-04. Journal of Common Market Studies.  ISSN 0021-9886.  45
  • Høyland, Bjørn (2006). Allocation of Codecision Reports in the Fifth European Parliament. European Union Politics.  ISSN 1465-1165.  7(1), s 30- 50

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  • Hix, Simon & Høyland, Bjørn (2011). The Political System of the European Union. Palgrave Macmillan.  ISBN 978-0-230-24982-0.  400 s.

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  • Helland, Leif; Asheim, Geir; Hovi, Jon & Høyland, Bjørn (2008). Self-serving dictators. memoranda. 26/2008.

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