Research

Research interests:

  • Political economy
  • Policy analysis
  • Welfare state and social policy
  • Delegation and non-majoritarian agencies
  • Modern theories of justice and democracy
  • Empirical study of democracy
  • Democratic innovations

 

Professional associations and research networks

Sektion Politische Theorie und Ideengeschichte in der DVPW

ECPR Standing Group on Democratic Innovations

Research Center for Interdisciplinary Public Policy (IPP)

Centre of Conflict Resolution

 

Current research projects

"Anxieties of Democracy in Europe and North America", aided by DFG 2015-2018 (with Thomas Saalfeld and Armin Schäfer)