Publications and working papers

Journal articles and book chapters

Aarøe, Lene, Martin Baekgaard, Julian Christensen, and Donald P. Moynihan (2021). “Personality and Public Administration: Evidence from Policymakers’ Tolerance of Administrative Burdens in Welfare Services”, Public Administration Review 81(4): 652-663.  Available at: https://doi.org/10.1111/puar.13381 and freely available at: https://mfr.osf.io/render?url=https://osf.io/abu4v/?direct%26mode=render%26action=download%26mode=render   

Bækgaard, Martin, Julian Christensen and Lene Aarøe (2020). ”Velfærdsstatens regler gør især ondt på de borgere, der har mest brug for hjælp”, pp. 42-46 in Caroline Howard Grøn, Anders Høeg Lammers, Frederik Appel Olsen og Anne Sophie Thingsted (red).  Politologisk årbog 2019-2020, København: Djøf Forlag.    

Bækgaard, Martin, Julian Christensen, Jonas Krogh Madsen, and Kim Sass Mikkelsen. (2020). "Rallying around the flag in times of COVID-19: Societal lockdown and trust in democratic institutions", Journal of Behavioral Public Administration 3(2): 1-12. Freely available at https://doi.org/10.30636/jbpa.32.172.

Baekgaard, Martin, Kim Sass Mikkelsen, Jonas Krogh Madsen, and Julian Christensen (2021). “Reducing Compliance Demands in Government Benefit Programs Improves the Psychological Well-Being of Target Group Members”. Journal of Public Administration research and Theory. 31(4): 806-821. Freely available at: https://doi.org/10.1093/jopart/muab011    

Baekgaard, Martin, Donald P. Moynihan and Mette Kjærgaard Thomsen (2021). “Why Do Policymakers Support Administrative Burdens? The Roles of Deservingness, Political Ideology and Personal Experience”, Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory 31(1): 184-200. Freely available at: https://doi.org/10.1093/jopart/muaa033.

Bækgaard, Martin and Mette Kjærgaard Thomsen (2021). ”Den personlige bagage: Betydningen af kommunalpolitikernes erfaringer”, pp. 153-168 in Lotte Bøgh Andersen og Ulrik Kjær (eds). Kommunalpolitisk lederskab – Tæt på borgerne i de lokale fællesskaber, København: Hans Reitzels Forlag.    

Christensen, Julian, Donald P. Moynihan, Pamela Herd, Lene Aarøe, and Martin Baekgaard (2020). Human Capital and Administrative Burden: The Role of Cognitive Resources in Citizen-State Interactions. Public Administration Review 80(1): 127-136. Freely available at: https://doi.org/10.1111/puar.13134.

Guul, Thorbjørn S., Mogens J. Pedersen, and Niels B. G. Petersen. (forthcoming). Creaming among Caseworkers: Effects of Client Competence and Client Motivation on Caseworkers' Willingness to Help. Public Administration Review. Available at: https://doi.org/10.1111/puar.13297.

Madsen, Jonas Krogh, Kim Sass Mikkelsen, and Donald P. Moynihan (forthcoming). Burdens, Sludge, Ordeals, Red Tape, Oh My! A User's Guide to the Study of Frictions. Public Administration. Freely available at: https://osf.io/preprints/socarxiv/qfykb and doi.org/10.1111/padm.12717.

Kjærgaard, Mette, Martin Baekgaard, and Ulrich Thy Jensen (2020). “The Psychological Costs of Citizen Coproduction”, Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory 30 (4): 656-673. Available at: https://doi.org/10.1093/jopart/muaa001.

Papers

Baekgaard, Martin, Pamela Herd & Donald P. Moynihan. 2019. "Poor Carina" and Lazy Robert": Social Constructions and the Mental Health of Welfare Clients.  Paper prepared for the 2019 PMRC Conference in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA.  

Baekgaard, Martin, Mette Kjaergaard Thomsen & Donald P. Moynihan. 2019. Why Do Politicians Support Administrative Burdens? Conceptualizing and Explaining Burden Tolerance.  Paper prepared for the 2019 EGPA Conference in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Christensen, Julian. 2019. Theoretical argument and design proposal: Cognitive Resources and Citizens' Reactions to Administrative Burdens. Paper prepared for the 2019 EGPA Conference in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Halling, Aske. 2019. Taxing language: Examining How Policy Designs Affect Healthcare Take-Up of Immigrants. Paper prepared for the 2019 EGPA Conference in Belfast, Northern Ireland.