Citizens, Opinion, Representation

Bo Rothstein: Controlling Corruption - The Social Contract Approach

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Bo Rothstein, professor at the University of Gothenburg, will give a short lecture on Controlling Corruption: The Social Contract Approach.

Bo Rothstein holds the August Röhss Chair in Political Science at University of Gothenburg. His research touches on many different areas, including the quality of political institutions, welfare policy, social trust, corruption, poverty reduction, labor market policy and interest groups.


The CORE Lecture Series is organised by the CORE research group (Citizens, Opinion, Representation, and Elections) at the Department of Comparative Politics. Leading international scholars are invited to present their ongoing research on a broad range of topical issues for the research group.

The seminars are funded by the SAMEVAL grant awarded by the Norwegian Research Council.

The seminar will be held in-person on campus. Location and registration to come.