Dr Anastasia Ershova

Dr Anastasia Ershova

LSE Fellow

Department of Government

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CON 7.03
Office Hours
Wednesdays 13:00 - 15:00

About me

Anastasia Ershova obtained her PhD in 2018 at the Department of Politics and Public Administration, at the University of Konstanz, Germany. Her dissertation examines determinants of the EU Commission’s discretionary power and delegation dynamics in the European Union. In addition to teaching and advancing her research on the EU decision-making, she is involved in the project focused on the dynamics of popular uprisings and democratization (University of Konstanz).


Ershova, A. The Watchdog or the Mandarin?: Assessing the impact of the Directorates General on the EU legislative process. Journal of European Public Policy. Online before print. https://doi.org/10.1080/13501763.2018.1447009

Schneider, G., & Ershova, A. (2017) Rational Choice Institutionalism and European Integration. In: Thompson, William R., (ed). Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Politics (Available under:. doi:10.1093/acrefore/9780190228637.013.501)

Research interests

  • EU decision making and European Commission
  • Delegation studies and Bureaucratic politics
  • Comparative politics

Teaching responsibilities

GV101: Introduction to Political Science