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Jon Pierre


Jon Pierre
+46 31 786 1246

Room number: B521
Postal Address: Box 711, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Sprängkullsgatan 19 , 41123 Göteborg

Department of Political Science (More Information)
Box 711
405 30 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Sprängkullsgatan 19 , 411 23 Göteborg

About Jon Pierre


I am a research professor in the department of political science, University of Gothenburg and professor of public governance at the Melbourne School of Government, University of Melbourne. I am also adjunct professor at the University of Pittsburgh. I have held numerous overseas visiting appointments, most recently at the City University of Hong Kong, University of Melbourne and University of Auckland.

Fields of expertise

My research is focused on contemporary governance, both in developing governance theory and in empirical research on the changing role of political institutions. I am particularly interested in new modes of governance and issues related to their capacity to deliver political responsiveness and democratic accountability.

Teaching and tutoring

Administrative reform, public management, governace.


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Democratic Government and the Challenge of Governance
Jon Pierre
Statsvetenskaplig Tidskrift (2007):, Journal article 2007
Journal article

Governance and Civil Service Systems: From, Easy Answers to Hard Questions
Jon Pierre, B. Guy Peters
Jos. C. N. Raadschelders, Theo A. J. Toonen och Frits van der Meer (eds), The Civil Service in the 21st Century: Comparative Perspectives (Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2007),, Chapter in book 2007
Chapter in book

Concluding discussion
Jon Pierre, B. Guy Peters
B. Guy Peters och Jon Pierre (eds), Institutionalism (London: Sage, 2007), Chapter in book 2007
Chapter in book

Editors’ Introduction: Institutionalism in Political Science
Jon Pierre, B. G. Peters
B. Guy Peters och Jon Pierre (eds), Institutionalism (London: Sage, 2007), xx-xxii., Chapter in book 2007
Chapter in book

From Managing the State to Managing Contingencies: Changing Roles of the Senior Civil Service in Sweden
Jon Pierre
E. C. Page och V. Wright (eds), From the Active to the Enabling State: The Changing Role of Top Officials in European Nations (Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2007), , Chapter in book 2007
Chapter in book


Handbook of Public Policy
Guy B. Peters, Jon Pierre
London, SAGE, Edited book 2006
Edited book

The Art of Governance: Analyzing Management and Administration
Jon Pierre
Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis , Book review 2006
Book review

Ticking Bombs, Institutional Inertia, and Policy Change: Swedish Administrative Reform in International Perspective”
Jon Pierre
i Government Reform: Past, Present, and Future. A Comparative Perspective, Chapter in book 2006
Chapter in book

L’Architecture Évolutive de la Gouvernance Locale Scandinave
Jon Pierre, Peter Bogason, Nils Aarsaether
Gérard Marcou och Hellmut Wollmann (eds) Annuare 2006 des Collectivés Locales: La Gouvernance territoriale , Chapter in book 2006
Chapter in book

Disciplinary Perspectives
Jon Pierre
B. Guy Peters och Jon Pierre (eds), Handbook of Public Policy (London: Sage, Chapter in book 2006
Chapter in book

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