Publications

Differential discrimination against mobile EU citizens: experimental evidence from bureaucratic choice settings

EU citizens have rights when living in a member state other than their own. Bureaucratic discrimination undermines the operation of …

Studying Policy Design Quality in Comparative Perspective

This article is a first attempt to systematically examine policy design and its impact on policy effectiveness in a comparative …

Working time preferences among women: challenging assumptions on underemployment, work centrality and work life balance

This research examines the working time preferences of women with different stable schedules working 20 hours per week in manufacturing …

Who Puts a Price on Carbon, Why and How? A Global Empirical Analysis of Carbon Pricing Policies

This article examines why some countries put a price on greenhouse gas emissions while others do not; and why some carbon pricing …

System Dynamics of Policy Change: Overcoming Some Blind Spots of Punctuated Equilibrium Theory

In this article, we analyze dynamics of policy change from the perspective of Punctuated Equilibrium Theory (PET). In particular, we …

Extracting configurations of values mixing scores from experts and ignoramus using Bayesian modelling

The article proposes a method for producing configurations of values in firms. Values have an impact in the long-term survival of …

Measuring the impact of an organizational inclusion programme on absence among employees with disabilities: A quasi‐experimental design

This article presents research on an organizational inclusion programme aiming to reduce absenteeism due to illness and injury among …

Fonts d'informació i indicadors per estudis internacionals

Book to be used as a teaching resource for an introductory course on data sources and indicators for international relations and …

Agency proliferation and the globalization of the regulatory state: Introducing a data set on the institutional features of regulatory agencies

State structures have experienced significant transformation with the spread of globalization. This paper examines how to measure one …

The Power of EI Competencies Over Intelligence and Individual Performance: A Task-Dependent Model

Prior research on emotional intelligence (EI) has highlighted the use of incremental models that assume EI and general intelligence (or …

Hypocrisy as a crisis response? Assessing changes in talk, decisions, and actions of the European Commission in EU environmental policy

In this article, we assess the changing role of the European Commission in EU environmental policy. In line with organizational theory, …

Religious tides: The time‐variant effect of religion on morality policies

Morality policies evince a much closer relationship to religious doctrines than is the case in other policy areas and hence constitute …

The Governance of Goal-Directed Networks and Network Tasks: An Empirical Analysis of European Regulatory Networks

In this article, we answer the research question “What factors affect the structural complexity of network administrative organizations …

A matter of timing: The religious factor and morality policies

The question of whether or not religion accounts for variance in the governance of moral issues, between and within countries over …

Rule growth and government effectiveness: why it takes the capacity to learn and coordinate to constrain rule growth

This paper asks whether strong bureaucracies can effectively constrain the continuously growing stock of rules in modern democracies …

ggmcmc: Analysis of MCMC Samples and Bayesian Inference

ggmcmc is an R package for analyzing Markov chain Monte Carlo simulations from Bayesian inference. By using a well known example of …

The emergence of Regulatory Regionalism: transnational networks and the diffusion of regulatory agencies within regions

The regulatory regionalism approach has increasingly claimed that a new mode of regional governance is emerging globally. Regional …

Are regulatory agencies independent in practice? Evidence from board members in Spain

Regulation & Governance published the article “Are regulatory agencies independent in practice? Evidence from board members …

EI competencies as a related but different characteristic than intelligence

Amid the swarm of debate about emotional intelligence (EI) among academics are claims that cognitive intelligence, or general mental …

Polítiques públiques i administració electrònica

Book to be used as a teaching resource for an introductory course on public policy and e-Government.

The Impact of e‐Government Promotion in Europe: Internet Dependence and Critical Mass

Governments and public bodies have been fostering the development of e‐Government services during the last decade, promoting more and …

The global diffusion of regulatory agencies: channels of transfer and stages of diffusion

Comparative Political Studies published the article “The global diffusion of regulatory agencies: channels of transfer and stages …

Electronic Publishing, Knowledge Sharing and Open Access: A New Environment for Political Science

In this article, we present an overview of the major changes occurring in electronic publishing, with a focus on open access. We shall …

Which Internet Policy? Assessing Regional Initiatives in Spain

We examine the effect of public policy on the growth of Internet use. Using a decentralized country—Spain—as an example, we compare the …

Planificant la Societat de la Informació

An analysis of the initiatives stimulated by public administrations in Spain.