Asmus Leth Olsen

Asmus Leth Olsen

Professor with special responsibilities


  1. 2019
  2. Accepted/In press

    Reducing Bias in Citizens’ Perception of Crime Rates: Evidence From a Field Experiment on Burglary Prevalence. / Larsen, Martin Vinæs; Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    In: Journal of Politics, 01.01.2019.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  3. E-pub ahead of print

    Behavioral Dishonesty in the Public Sector. / Olsen, Asmus Leth; Hjorth, Frederik Georg; Harmon, Nikolaj Arpe; Barfort, Sebastian.

    In: Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, 2019.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  4. Accepted/In press

    Sustaining Honesty in Public Service: The Role of Selection. / Barfort, Sebastian; Harmon, Nikolaj Arpe; Hjorth, Frederik Georg; Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    In: American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2019.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  5. 2018
  6. Published

    Public Sector Communication and Performance Management : Drawing Inferences from Public Performance Numbers. / Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    Public Sector Communication. 2018.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  7. Published

    Precise Performance : Do Citizens Rely on Numerical Precision as a Cue of Confidence? / Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    Department of Political Science, University of Copenhagen , 2018.

    Research output: Working paperResearchpeer-review

  8. 2017
  9. Published

    Human Interest or Hard Numbers? Experiments on Citizens' Selection, Exposure, and Recall of Performance Information. / Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    In: Public Administration Review, Vol. 77, No. 3, 01.05.2017, p. 408-420.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  10. Published

    Behavioral Public Administration : Combining Insights from Public Administration and Psychology. / Grimmelikhuijsen, Stephan; Jilke, Sebastian; Olsen, Asmus Leth; Tummers, Lars.

    In: Public Administration Review, Vol. 77, No. 1, 01.01.2017, p. 45-56.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  11. Published

    Behavioral public administration : Connecting psychology with european public administration research. / Olsen, Asmus Leth; Tummers, Lars; Grimmelikhuijsen, Stephan; Jilke, Sebastian.

    The Palgrave Handbook of Public Administration and Management in Europe. Palgrave Macmillan, 2017. p. 1121-1133.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  12. Published

    Citizens and public performance measures : Making sense of performance information. / James, Oliver; Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    Experiments in Public Management Research: Challenges and Contributions. Cambridge University Press, 2017. p. 270-290.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  13. Published

    Adfærdsadministration og tallenes psykologi. / Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    In: Tidsskriftet Økonomi & Politik, DJØF, Vol. 90, No. 4, 2017, p. 15-26.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  14. Accepted/In press

    Citizens and Public Performance Measures: Making Sense of Performance Information. / Olsen, Asmus Leth; James, Oliver.

    Experiments in Public Management Research: Challenges and Contributions. ed. / Oliver James; Sebastian Jilke; Gregg Van Ryzin. Cambridge University Press, 2017. p. 270-290.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  15. Published

    Compared to What? How Social and Historical Reference Points Affect Citizens' Performance Evaluations. / Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    In: Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, Vol. 27, No. 4, 2017, p. 562-580.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  16. Published

    Hvem kan forudsige, hvem der bliver borgmester? / Larsen, Martin Vinæs; Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    KV13: Analyser af kommunalvalget 2013. ed. / Jørgen Elklit; Ulrik Kjær; Christian Elmelund-Præstekær. Odense : Syddansk Universitet, 2017. p. 291-304 (University of Southern Denmark Studies in History and Social Sciences, Vol. 546).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  17. Published

    Meningsmålinger under valgkampen. / Dahlgaard, Jens Olav; Hjorth, Frederik Georg; Larsen, Martin Vinæs; Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    Oprør fra udkanten: Folketingsvalget 2015. ed. / Kasper Møller Hansen; Rune Stubager. København : Djøf Forlag, 2017. p. 367-384 (Studier i dansk politik; No. 5).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  18. Published

    Responding to problems: actions are rewarded, regardless of the outcome. / Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    In: Public Management Review , Vol. 19, No. 9, 2017, p. 1352-1364.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  19. 2016
  20. Published

    Spending and cutting are two different worlds : experimental evidence from Danish local councils. / Houlberg, Kurt; Olsen, Asmus Leth; Pedersen, Lene Holm.

    In: Local Government Studies, Vol. 42, No. 5, 02.09.2016, p. 821-841.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  21. Published

    Gedragsbestuurskunde : Combineren van inzichten uit de bestuurskunde en de psychologie. / Jilke, Sebastian; Olsen, Asmus Leth; Tummers, Lars; Grimmelikhuijsen, Stephan.

    In: Bestuurskunde, Vol. 24, No. 3, 2016, p. 9-16.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  22. Published

    Introduction to the Virtual Issue on Behavioral Public Administration. / Tummers, Lars; Olsen, Asmus Leth; Jilke, Sebastian; Grimmelikhuijsen, Stephan.

    In: Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, Vol. Virtual issue, Vol.xx, No. xx, 1, 2016, p. 1-3.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  23. 2015
  24. Published

    Forsker : Landsbydjøfere skal nu administrere staten. / Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    In: Politiken, 05.10.2015.

    Research output: Contribution to journalContribution to newspaper - Newspaper articleCommunication

  25. Published

    Et enkelt menneskes død er en katastrofe. Hundredetusinde menneskers død er blot en statistik. / Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    In: Politiken, 10.09.2015.

    Research output: Contribution to journalContribution to newspaper - Newspaper articleCommunication

  26. Published
  27. Published

    Citizen (Dis)satisfaction : An Experimental Equivalence Framing Study. / Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    In: Public Administration Review, Vol. 75, No. 3, 2015, p. 469-478.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  28. Published
  29. Published

    Cross-National Yardstick Comparisons : A Choice Experiment on a Forgotten Voter Heuristic. / Hansen, Kasper Møller; Olsen, Asmus Leth; Bech, Michael.

    In: Political Behavior, Vol. 37, No. 4, 1, 2015, p. 767-789.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  30. Published
  31. Submitted

    Human Interest or Hard Numbers? Experiments on Citizens' Selection, Exposure, and Recall of Performance Information. / Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    Copenhagen : Department of Political Science, University of Copenhagen , 2015.

    Research output: Working paperResearchpeer-review

  32. Published
  33. Submitted

    The Appropriate Response to Performance Information by Citizens: A Large-scale Experiment with Local Politicians. / Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    2015.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  34. Published

    The Numerical Psychology of Performance Information : Implications for Citizens, Managers, and Policy Makers. / Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    In: Public Performance and Management Review, Vol. 39, No. 1, 2015, p. 100-115.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  35. Published

    “Simon Said,” We Didn't Jump. / Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    In: Public Administration Review, Vol. 75, No. 2, 2015, p. 325-326.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearch

  36. 2014
  37. Published

    Order in Chaos : Ballot Order Effects in a Post-Conflict Election? / Hansen, Bertel Teilfeldt; Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    In: Research and Politics, Vol. 1, No. 3, 11.2014.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  38. 2013
  39. Published

    Political hypocrisy : The effect of political scandals on candidate evaluations. / Bhatti, Yosef; Hansen, Kasper Møller; Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    In: Acta Politica, Vol. 48, No. 4, 10.2013, p. 408-428.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  40. Published

    Leftmost-digit-bias in an enumerated public sector? An experiment on citizens' judgment of performance information. / Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    In: Judgment and Decision Making, Vol. 8, No. 3, 05.2013, p. 365–371.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  41. Published

    Absolut flertal og forvaltningens dagsordenssættende indflydelse - er der en kausal sammenhæng? / Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    In: Politica - Tidsskrift for politisk videnskab, Vol. 45, No. 2, 2013, p. 139-158, 233.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  42. Published

    Kommunalpolitikeres syn på statslig styring, enkeltsager, embedsmænd og egen indflydelse i perioden 1995-2013. / Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    In: Oekonomi og Politik, Vol. 86, No. 4, 2013, p. 18-32.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  43. Published

    Poligak : Hvordan politikerne prøver at snøre dig - og hvorfor du næsten altid snyder dig selv. / Hjorth, Frederik; Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    København : Poligak, 2013. 217 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBookCommunication

  44. Published

    The politics of digits : Evidence of odd taxation. / Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    In: Public Choice, Vol. 154, No. 1-2, 2013, p. 59-73.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  45. 2012
  46. Published

    Betyder ændringen i skatteprocenten noget for tilslutningen til borgmesterpartiet? Resultater fra danske kommuner. / Bhatti, Yosef; Hansen, Kasper Møller; Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    In: Politica, Vol. 44, No. 4, 2012, p. 563-581.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  47. Published

    The effect of private life scandals on candidate evaluations. / Bhatti, Yosef; Hansen, Kasper Møller; Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    2012. Paper presented at ECPR Joint Sessions, St. Gallen, Switzerland.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearch

  48. 2011
  49. Published

    From Failure to Learning: A Regression Discontinuity Design. / Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    2011. Paper presented at ECPR Joint Sessions, St. Gallen, Switzerland.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearch

  50. Published

    Administrative Professionals and the Diffusion of Innovations : The case of citizen service centres. / Bhatti, Yosef; Olsen, Asmus Leth; Pedersen, Lene Holm.

    In: Public Administration, Vol. 89, No. 2, 2011, p. 577-594.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  51. Published

    Anm. af Lars Bo Kaspersen, Joachim Lund & Ole Helby Petersen (red.): Offentligt eller privat? Historiske og aktuelle udfordringer i politik og økonomi. DJØF, 2010. / Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    In: Oekonomi og Politik, Vol. 84, No. 2, 2011, p. 83-85.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature reviewResearch

  52. Published

    Djøferne gør en forskel – men hvorfor? / Bhatti, Yosef; Olsen, Asmus Leth; Pedersen, Lene Holm.

    In: Samfundsoekonomen, No. 3, 2011, p. 15-19.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  53. Published

    Keeping the Lights On: Citizen Service Centers in Municipal Amalgamations. / Bhatti, Yosef; Olsen, Asmus Leth; Pedersen, Lene Holm.

    In: Administration in Social Work, Vol. 35, No. 1, 2011, p. 3-19.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  54. 2010
  55. Published
  56. Published

    Kommunalreformens konsekvenser : Kommunalpolitikernes rolle, borgernes lokaldemokratiske opfattelse og den administrative organisering. / Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    In: Tidsskriftet Politik, Vol. 13, No. 3, 2010, p. 38-48.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  57. Published

    Municipal Amalgamations and the Democratic Functioning of Local Councils : The Case of The Danish 2007 Structural Reform. / Kjær, Ulrik; Hjelmar, Ulf; Olsen, Asmus Leth.

    In: Local Government Studies, Vol. 36, No. 4, 2010, p. 569-585.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  58. Published

    Should I Stay or Should I Go Now? Voluntary Retirement from Danish Local Government. / Hjelmar, Ulf; Olsen, Asmus Leth; Holm Pedersen, Lene.

    In: Scandinavian Political Studies, Vol. 33, No. 4, 2010, p. 402-416.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  59. 2009
  60. Published

    Kommunalpolitikernes rolle og råderum. / Dahlgaard, Jens Olav; Hjelmar, Ulf; Olsen, Asmus Leth; Pedersen, Lene Holm.

    AKF-Forlaget, 2009.

    Research output: Working paperResearchpeer-review

  61. Published

    Kommunalpolitikernes rolle og råderum. / Dahlgaard, Jens Olav; Hjelmar, Ulf; Olsen, Asmus Leth; Pedersen, Lene Holm.

    Kbh. : AKF-Forlaget, 2009. 102 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportReportResearch

  62. Published

    The Effects of Administrative Professionals on Contracting Out. / Bhatti, Yosef; Olsen, Asmus Leth; Pedersen, Lene Holm.

    In: Governance. An International Journal of Policy, Administration and Institutions, Vol. 22, No. 1, 2009, p. 121-137.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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