Selected publications

  • Climate leadership by conditional commitments. Oxford Economic Papers (forthcoming) (with J. Hovi & H. Sælen) [WP] [Supplementary materials]
  • Information and coordination frictions in experimental posted offer markets. Journal of Economic Theory 167(2017):53-74 (with E. Moen & E. Preugschat) [WP] [Supplementary materials]
  • When does informal enforcement work? Journal of Conflict Resolution 60(7) (2016):1312-40 (with S. Aakre & J. Hovi) [Paper]
  • Partisan bias, electoral volatility, and government efficiency. Electoral Studies 39 (2015):117-28 (with R.Sørensen) [WP][Suplementary Materials]
  • Platform selection in the lab. Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization 99 (2014):168-77 (with T.-R. Heggedal) [WP]
  • Electoral agency in the lab: Learning to throw out the rascals. Journal of Theoretical Politics 25(2) (2013):214-33 (with L. Monkerud) [WP]
  • Can exit prizes induce lame ducks to shirk less? Experimetal evidence. European Journal of Government and Economics 1(2) (2012):106-25 (with J. Hovi & L. Monkerud) [WP]
  • Persistent rent extraction. Public Choice 153 (2012):205-13 (with R. Sørensen) [Paper]
  • Are nurses more altruistic than real estate brokers? Journal of Economic Psychology 32 (2011):818-31 (with K. Jacobsen, K. Eika, J. T. Lind & K. Nyborg) [IZA WP]
  • Partisan con‡flicts and parliamentary dominance: The Norwegian political businesscycle. Public Choice 147 (2011):139-54 [Paper]
  • Non-Instrumental behavior in an environmental public goods game. Homo Oeconomicus 27(3) (2010):1-22 (with J. Hovi)
  • … so that you never need to ask your question again. Homo Oeconomicus 27(3) (2010):350-54
  • Geographical redistribution with disproportional representation: A politico-economic model of Norwegian road projects. Public Choice 139 (2009):5-19 (with R. Sørensen) [paper]
  • Renegotiation-proofness and Climate Agreements: Some Experimental Evidence. Nordic Journal of Political Economy 34 (2008):1-26 (with J. Hovi) [Paper]
  • Lobbying with conflicting interests: Norwegian local – central relations. European Journal of Political Research 47(2) (2008): 184-205. [Paper]
  • The median voter theorem. Why parties and decisions converge towards the center. In: S. Ugelvik Larsen (ed.) Theory and Methods in Political Science. New York: Columbia University Press, 2005.
  • Minority-Rule Budgeting under a De Facto Constructive Vote of No Confidence. Scandinavian Political Studies 27 (2004):391-401. [Paper]
  • Candidate Competition and Strategic Coordination. Evidence from Four Early Norwegian Elections. Electoral Studies 22 (2003):586-602 (with J. Saglie) [Paper]
  • Fiscal Constitutions, Fiscal Preferences, Information and Deficits. In: J. von Hagen & R. Stauch (eds.) Institutions, Politics and Fiscal Policy. London: Kluwer Academic Press, 2001.