Rewards at the top
The primary purpose of the project is to gain knowledge of which preferences the citizens and politicians have with regards to the remuneration of politicians, and what drives these preferences. The second main purpose is to gain a more nuanced understanding of the positive and negative consequences of being a politician.
The project consists of two main parts. The first part examines the preference of remuneration from the perspective of both the citizens and the politicians, whereas the second part of the project examines the actual remunerations of the politicians.
Research article, June 2019
Rewarding the Top: Citizens' Opposition to Higher Pay for Politicians
Research article, May 2019
Citizen Attitudes on Politicians’ Pay: Trust Issues Are Not Solved by Delegation
Research article, 2019
Voter reactions to candidate background characteristics depend on candidate policy positions
News, August 2016
Forskerhold gransker politikernes aflønning
|Rasmus Tue Pedersen||VIVE|
|Jens Olav Dahlgaard||CBS|