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Rasmus Broms


Rasmus Broms
+46 31 786 6627

Room number: C427
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 Rasmus Broms


Areas of interest

My fields of interest include developmental issues, institutions and governance, political sociology, and American Politics.

My dissertation project revolves around the importance of taxation for state building. From a historical perspective, previous research on the Early-Modern European state, has shown that the increasing need for tax revenue led to a professionalization of the bureaucracy, along with an increasing pressure for accountability from below. These mechanisms proved to be a decisive component in the construction of the European nation-state. My focus lies on determining whether these processes can be found in today’s developing world as well. 

Teaching and tutoring

Participating in several courses at the dept. of Political Science.


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Political competition and public procurement outcomes
Rasmus Broms, Carl Dahlström, Mihaly Fazekas
Comparative Political Studies, Journal article 2019
Journal article




Taxation and Government Quality
Rasmus Broms
Göteborg, University of Gothenburg, Doctoral thesis 2016
Doctoral thesis

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