Last Publications

Jahn, Detlef. Forthcoming. "Distribution Regimes and Redistribution Effects during Retrenchment and Crisis: A Cui Bono Analysis of Unemployment Replacement Rates of Various Income Categories in 31 Welfare States." Journal of European Social Policy.

Jahn, Detlef. 2016. The Politics of Environmental Performance. Institutions and Preferences in Industrialized Democracies. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Jahn, Detlef. 2016. "Changing the Guard: Trends in Corporatist Arrangements in 42 Highly Industrialized Societies from 1960 to 2010." Socio-Economic Review 14 (1): 47-71. DOI: 10.1093/ser/mwu028

Jahn, Detlef, and Sebastian Stephan. 2015. "The Problem of Interdependence." In Comparative Politics: Theoretical and Methodological Challenges, eds. Dietmar Braun and Martino Maggeti. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, in print.

Jahn, Detlef, and Sebastian Stephan. 2015. "Germany’s Energiewende after Fukushima: Nuclear Politics at the Forefront of Change." In The Fukushima Effect: National Histories, Representations and Debates, eds. Richard Hindmarsh and Rebecca Priestley. London: Routledge, in print.

Jahn, Detlef, and Nils Düpont. 2015. "Estimating the Position of the European Union: A Tool for Macro-Quantitative Studies." KFG Working Paper Series, No. 65, October 2015, Kolleg-Forschergruppe (KFG) “The Transformative Power of Europe“, Freie Universität Berlin.

Jahn, Detlef. 2015. "Diffusion." In Handbuch Policy-Forschung, eds. Georg Wenzelburger and Reimut Zohlnhöfer. Wiesbaden: Springer, 247-76. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-658-01968-6

Kuitto, Kati. 2014. "From social security to social investment? Compensating and social investment welfare policies in a life course perspective." Journal of European Social Policy: Forthcoming.

Anckar, Dag, Kati Kuitto, Christoph Oberst, and Detlef Jahn. 2014. "Sustainable Governance Indicators. 2014 Finland Report." Bertelsmann: Gütersloh.

Jahn, Detlef. 2014. "What is left and right in comparative politics? A response to Simon Franzmann." Party Politics 20 (2): 297-301. DOI: 10.1177/1354068813520273
[Supplemental material related to this article: Table. The importance of core and additional left-right issues over time and countries]

Jahn, Detlef. 2013. "The Impact of Climate on Atmospheric Emissions: Constructing an Index of Heating Degrees for 21 OECD Countries from 1960-2005." Weather, Climate and Society 5 (2): 97-111. DOI: 10.1175/WCAS-D-11-00050.1
[Supplemental material related to this article (color maps): Canada and the USA - Japan - Europe - Australia and New Zealand | Dataset: Index of Heating Degree Months]

Jahn, Detlef and Christoph Oberst. 2012. "Ideological Party Cohesion in Macro-Comparative Politics: The Nordic Social Democratic Parties from a Comparative Perspective." Scandinavian Political Studies 35 (3): 222-245. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-9477.2012.00287.x

Jahn, Detlef. 2012. "Dimensions of Government Decision-Making Structures in European OECD Countries", in Party Government in the New Europe, eds. Hans Keman and Ferdinand Müller-Rommel. London Routledge, 57-81.

Jahn, Detlef and Sebastian Korolczuk. 2012. "German exceptionalism: the end of nuclear energy in Germany!" Environmental Politics 21 (1): 159-164. DOI: 10.1080/09644016.2011.643374.

Jahn, Detlef and Kati Kuitto. 2011. "Taking Stock of Policy Performance in Central and Eastern Europe: Policy Outcomes between Policy Reform, Transitional Pressure and International Influence." European Journal of Political Research 50 (6): 719-748. DOI: 10.1111/j.1475-6765.2010.01981.

Jahn, Detlef. 2011. "Conceptualizing Left and Right in Comparative Politics: Towards a Deductive Approach." Party Politics 17 (6): 754-765. DOI: 10.1177/1354068810380091

Kuitto, Kati. 2011. "More than just money: Patterns of disaggregated welfare expenditure in the enlarged Europe." Journal of European Social Policy 21 (4): 348-364. DOI: 10.1177/0958928711412223

Jahn, Detlef. 2010. "The Veto Player Approach in Macro-Comparative Politics: Concepts and Measurements." In Reform Processes and Policy Change: Veto Players and Decision-Making in Modern Democracies, eds. Thomas König, George Tsebelis, and Marc Debus. New York: Springer, 43-68. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4419-5809-9_3

Working papers

Englert, Henrike, Jan Helmdag und Kati Kuitto. 2015. "Einführung in die Statistik und das Arbeiten mit Stata" Greifswald Comparative Politics Working Paper No. 9.

Kuitto, Kati. 2014. "Trends of social investment and compensating welfare policies in Europe: A life course perspective" Greifswald Comparative Politics Working Paper No. 8.

Jahn, Detlef. 2014. "Explaining Emerging Patterns of Economic Performance in the New EU-Member States: Institutional Settings, Left/Right Ideology and Globalization" Greifswald Comparative Politics Working Paper No. 7.

Jahn, Detlef. 2013. "Temperature per Capita: Measuring Annual Heating and Cooling Degrees in 21 OECD Countries from 1960 to 2005" Greifswald Comparative Politics Working Paper No. 6.

Jahn, Detlef. 2013. "The Three Worlds of Environmental Politics" Greifswald Comparative Politics Working Paper No. 5.

Jahn, Detlef. 2013. "The Veto Player Approach in Macro-Comparative Politics: Concepts and Measurement" Greifswald Comparative Politics Working Paper No. 4.

Jahn, Detlef. 2012. "Explaining Patterns of Performance in the 30 OECD-Countries: The Impact of Government Structure and Ideology" Greifswald Comparative Politics Working Paper No. 3.

Jahn, Detlef. 2012. "Dimensions of Government Decision-Making Structures in OECD Countries: Results from an Expert Judgment" Greifswald Comparative Politics Working Paper No. 2.

Kuitto, Kati, Detlef Jahn, and Nils Düpont. 2012. "Welfare policy institutions in the enlarged EU - convergence, divergence or persistence?" Greifswald Comparative Politics Working Paper No. 1.

Jahn, Detlef, Kati Kuitto and Nils Düpont (together with Eric Lingner, Marieke Broeren and Tim Grafe). 2011. "Interim report of the research project 'Welfare policies in the enlarged Europe'." Research report, University of Greifswald. Available upon request.

Jahn, Detlef. 2010. "Mapping Political Dimensions from Party Manifesto Data." University of Greifswald. Unpublished Manuscript.