Dr Joachim Wehner

Dr Joachim Wehner

Associate Professor in Public Policy

Department of Government

Room No
CBG 3.22
Office Hours
Fridays 14:00 - 16:00 (Sign up via Student Hub)
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Key Expertise
Political Economy, Fiscal Policy, Legislatures, South African Politics

About me

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

My research