Scandinavian Journal of Public Administration

The Scandinavian Journal of Public Administration (SJPA) publishes four issues per year, presenting articles on public administration with perspectives from political and management studies, economics or law studies.

Vol 19, No 4 (2015)

Table of Contents


Taking Stock of Regional Governance PDF
Asbjørn Røiseland, Hege Hofstad, Anders Lidström, Eva Sørensen 3-6
The Scandinavian Regional Model: Accounting for the shift from convergence to divergence PDF
Jacob Torfing, Anders Lidström, Asbjørn Røiseland 7-28
The Kainuu Regional Experiment: Deliberate and unintended effects of scaling local government tasks to the regional level PDF
Arto Haveri, Jenni Airaksinen, Anni Jäntti 29-47
Collaborative innovation as a tool for environmental, economic and social sustainability in regional governance PDF
Hege Hofstad, Jacob Torfing 49-70
The role of municipalities in the bottom-up formation of a meta-region in Sweden: Drivers and barriers PDF
Jörgen Johansson, Lars Niklasson, Bo Persson 71-88
Assessing the impact of political partnerships on coordinated meta- governance of regional governance PDF
Ulla Higdem 89-109
Conditions for political leadership in pluricentric Scandinavian regions PDF
Eva Sørensen, Anders Lidström, Gro Sandkjær Hanssen 111-130

Scandinavian Journal of Public Administration

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ISSN: 2001 - 7413