Department of Political Science and Government


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2014.08.25 | Reseach news

University management in the process of change

Universities have come to play an increasingly important role for the Danish welfare system and for Denmark’s competitiveness in the global knowledge-based economy. Major reforms and reorganisations have been means…

Professor Gert Tinggaard Svendsen

2014.08.25 | People


Gert Tinggaard Svendsen has been elected member of the European Public Choice Society’s executive committee. His work there is aimed to strengthen the political approach to public choice.

2014.08.13 | People

Professor Jørgen Elklit elected member of IPSA's executive committee

With Professor Jørgen Elklit’s entry into the International Political Sciences Association (IPSA), Denmark has gained a representative in the world organisation for political science.


2014.06.19 | New Books

New book: The Right and the Welfare State

Carsten Jensen studies the welfare state policies of conservative and liberal governments. He shows that the policy goals of the Right are a lot less straightforward than simply "pro" or "con" the welfare state.

2014.06.12 | New Books

New book: The Rule of Law: Definitions, Measures, Patterns, and Causes

In this book Jørgen Møller and Svend-Erik Skaaning provide a thorough overview and critical discussion of conceptions and measures of the rule of law.


Thu 28 Aug
09:00-16:00 | Further details to be added later
Conference on Evidence on Schooling and Wellbeing
Deadline for papers March 14. We especially invite papers that answer questions about what works in school provision or what works for school-aged children more broadly.

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Department of Political Science and Government

Aarhus University
Bartholins Allé 7
DK-8000 Aarhus C

Tel.: +45 871 50000
Fax: +45 8613 9839

CVR no: 31119103
P no: 1013137702
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Budget code: 33111

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School of Business and Social Sciences is a broad business school and one of the four main academic areas at Aarhus University.

With approx. 14,000 full-time students, several thousand part-time students, almost 225 PhD students and more than 500 academic staff members, School of Business and Social Sciences ranks among the largest business schools in Europe. Furthermore, it is the largest business and social sciences unit in Denmark at university level with a broad academic base.

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DK-8000 Aarhus C

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