Dr Joachim Wehner

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Associate Professor in Public Policy

Email: j.h.wehner@lse.ac.uk
Office: CON 4.10, Connaught House
Office Hours: Wednesdays 16:00-18:00 (by appointment via LSE for You)
Tel: +44 (0)20 7955 5408
Website: personal.lse.ac.uk/wehner/

Biography


Joachim is Associate Professor in Public Policy in the Department of Government. From 1997 to 2003, he worked at the Institute for Democracy in South Africa (Idasa). Following studies in Germany and South Africa, he obtained a PhD in Government from the LSE in 2007. His research is in the areas of political economy and public policy and has been published in the Journal of Politics and the British Journal of Political Science, amongst others

Research Interests


  • Political economy
  • Budgeting and fiscal policy
  • Legislatures
  • South African politics

Teaching Responsibilities


  • GV5X1: Research Design in Political Science
  • GV4E4: Public Budgeting and Financial Management

Publications


The impacts of fiscal openness
de Renzio, Paolo and Wehner, Joachim (2017) The impacts of fiscal openness. World Bank Research Observer. ISSN 0257-3032 (In Press)

Principles for independent fiscal institutions and case studies
von Trapp, Lisa and Lienert, Ian and Wehner, Joachim (2016) Principles for independent fiscal institutions and case studies. OECD Journal on Budgeting, 15 (2). pp. 9-24. ISSN 1608-7143

A better life for all? Democratization and electrification in post-apartheid South Africa
Kroth, Verena and Larcinese, Valentino and Wehner, Joachim (2016) A better life for all? Democratization and electrification in post-apartheid South Africa. Journal of Politics, 78 (3). pp. 774-791. ISSN 0022-3816

It isn't just about Greece: domestic politics, transparency and fiscal gimmickry in Europe
Alt, James and Lassen, David Dreyer and Wehner, Joachim (2014) It isn't just about Greece: domestic politics, transparency and fiscal gimmickry in Europe. British Journal of Political Science, 44 (04). pp. 707-716. ISSN 0007-1234

Electoral budget cycles in legislatures
Wehner, Joachim (2013) Electoral budget cycles in legislatures. Legislative Studies Quarterly, 38 (4). pp. 545-570. ISSN 0362-9805

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