Conference Papers

Elin H. Allern, Vibeke Wøien Hansen, David Marshall and Simon Otjes: Organizational Ties between Interest Groups and Political Parties: A Hierarchical Tale of Mutual Resource Provision?  Paper presented at the Annual EPSA conference in Vienna,Belfast, 20-22 June 2019, ECPR’s General Conference, Wroclaw, September 4-7, 2019. APSA’s 115th annual conference, Washington DC, August 29 – September 1, 2019.

Vibeke Wøien Hansen: Group interest and agenda setting dynamics: Explaining interest group position-taking across policy dimensions. Paper presented at the PAIRDEM mini-conference in Oslo, May 22-24 and at the Annual EPSA conference in Vienna,Belfast, 20-22 June 2019.

Elin H. Allern,  Vibeke W. Hansen, David Marshall, Anne Rasmussen and Paul Webb: Competition and Interaction: Explaining Parties’ Ties to Interest Groups in a Multidimensional Policy Space. Paper presented at the PAIRDEM mini-conference in Oslo, May 22-24, 2019.

Elin H. Allern, Vibeke W. Hansen, David Marshall, Simon Otjes Thomas Poguntke, and Sabine Saurugger: Conceptualizing and Measuring Party-Interest Group Relationships. Paper presented at the PAIRDEM mini-conference in Oslo, May 22-24, 2019.

Elin H. Allern, Heike Klüver, David Marshall, Simon Otjes, Anne Rasmussen, and Christopher Witko: Choosing an Agent: Why Do Interest Groups Establish Lobby Routines with Particular Parties? Paper presented at the PAIRDEM mini-conference in Oslo, May 22-24, 2019.

Maiken Røed: Party Reuse of Interest Group Input. Paper presented at the PAIRDEM mini-conference in Oslo, May 22-24, 2019.

Allern, Elin H., Vibeke Wøien Hansen, David Marshall, Thomas Poguntke, Anne Rasmussen and Paul D. Webb (2018): Parties’ Relational Ties to Interest Groups: The Role of Programmatic Party Competition. Paper presented at the Annual EPSA Conference in Vienna, 21-23 June 2018, ECPR General Conference in Hamburg, 22-25 August 2018and at APSA’s Annual Meeting, August 30-September 2, 2018.

Allern, Elin H., Heike Klüver, David Marshall, Simon Otjes, Anne Rasmussen and Christopher Witko (2018): The Formation of Party-Organized Interest Relationships: Bringing Ideology Back In. Paper presented ECPR General Conference in Hamburg, 22-25 August 2018 and at APSA’s Annual Meeting, August 30-September 2, 2018.

Allern, Elin H., Vibeke Wøien Hansen, David Marshall, Simon Otjes, Thomas Poguntke and Sabine Saurugger (2018): Conceptualizing and Measuring Party-Interest Group Relationships. Paper presented at the ECPR General Conference in Hamburg, 22-25 August 2018.

Hansen, Vibeke Wøien (2018): From closely allied to frequent collaborators: Identifying patterns of party-group relationships in seven countries by using clustering analysis. Paper presented at the ECPR General Conference in Hamburg, 22-25 August 2018.

Allern, Elin H., Vibeke Wøien Hansen, Simon Otjes and Maiken Røed (2018): Mostly about the Money? A Cross-national Study of Individual Parties’ Relations with Trade Unions in Twelve Western Democracies. Paper presented at the Annual Norwegian Political Science Conference, Bergen, 8-10 January 2018.

Røed, Maiken and Vibeke Wøien Hansen (2017): Explaining Participation Bias in the European Commission’s Online Consultations: The strive for policy gain without too much pain. Paper presented at the EPSA Annual Conference in Brussels, June 23-25, 2016, and at ECPR General Conference, Oslo, 6-9 September 2017.

Allern, Elin H., Tim Bale, Simon Otjes and Anne Rasmussen (2017): Institutionalized Access to Government: Does Corporatism Affect Trade Union-Party Links? Paper presented at EPSA Annual Conference, Milan, 21-24 June and ECPR General Conference, Oslo, 6-9 September 2017.

Allern, Elin H., Vibeke Wøien Hansen, Heike Klüver, David Marshall, Simon Otjes, Thomas Poguntke, Anne Rasmussen, Sabine Saurugger (2017): Conceptualizing and Measuring Party-Interest Group Relationships: How Parties? Relational Ties to Interest Groups Differ in Old Democracies. Paper presented at ECPR General Conference, Oslo, 6-9 September 2017

Allern, Elin H, Tim Bale, Simon Otjes, Vibeke Wøien Hansen and Maiken Røed (2016): Relationships between Left-of-Centre Parties and Trade Unions in the 21st century: Evidence from 12 Mature Democracies Presentation. Paper presented at the EPSA Annual Conference in Brussels, June 23-25, 2016.

Allern, Elin H. and Tània Verge (2015): Still Connecting with Society? A Cross-sectional Study of Political Parties’ Formal Links with Social Groups in the 21st Century. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of APSA, September 3-6, 2015, San Francisco.

Allern, Elin H., Tim Bale and Simon Otjes (2015): Drifting Apart but not Divorced? Relationships between Centre-Left Parties and Trade Unions in Established Democracies. Paper presented at EPSA Conference, June 25-27, 2015, Vienna.