COST Action CA15207

Professionalization and Social Impact of European Political Science

Anders Lidström

MC Member

Anders Lidström is a professor in political science at Umeå University, Sweden. From 2015, he is the Chairperson of the Swedish Political Science Association. His research has a focus on local politics and government, urban and regional politics and comparative politics. This includes studies of local and regional democracy and self-government, both within Sweden and in a comparative perspective. Current research includes comparative studies of local government systems, and studies of democracy, political participation and governance in city-regions. Current publications include “The equal metropolis?: Can Social Policies Counteract Diversity in Swedish Metropolitan Settings?” In Sellers et al (eds.) Inequality and Governance in the Metropolis: Place Equality Regimes and Fiscal choices in Eleven Countries. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017, and The Oxford Handbook of Local and Regional Democracy in Europe. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011.


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28 February 2017

Core group meeting - Siena

On March 24th the PROSEPS Core Group will meet in Siena for planning the activity of the second Grant Period.
18 January 2017

Kick-off meeting and 1st Management Committee Meeting, Brussels

On 27 September 2016 the kick-off meeting and the 1. Management Commitee take place in Brussels for the official lauch [...]