Asmus Leth Olsen

Asmus Leth Olsen

Professor with special responsibilities


  1. 2020
  2. Unpublished

    Behavioral Public Performance: How People Make Sense of Government Metrics

    James, O., Moynihan, D., Olsen, Asmus Leth & Van Ryzin, G., 2020, (Unpublished) Cambridge University Press. 120 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBookResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    Reducing Bias in Citizens’ Perception of Crime Rates: Evidence From a Field Experiment on Burglary Prevalence

    Larsen, M. V. & Olsen, Asmus Leth, 2020, In : Journal of Politics. 82, 2, 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  4. 2019
  5. Published

    Sustaining Honesty in Public Service: The Role of Selection

    Barfort, S., Harmon, Nikolaj Arpe, Hjorth, Frederik Georg & Olsen, Asmus Leth, Nov 2019, In : American Economic Journal: Economic Policy. 11, 4, p. 96-123 28 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  6. Published

    Behavioral Dishonesty in the Public Sector

    Olsen, Asmus Leth, Hjorth, Frederik Georg, Harmon, Nikolaj Arpe & Barfort, S., 17 Oct 2019, In : Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory. 29, 4, p. 572-590 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  7. Published

    Microbrook, Mesobrook, Macrobrook

    Jilke, S., Olsen, Asmus Leth, Resh, W. & Siddiki, S., 2019, In : Perspectives on Public Management and Governance. 2, 4, p. 245-253

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  8. 2018
  9. Published

    Public Sector Communication and Performance Management: Drawing Inferences from Public Performance Numbers

    Olsen, Asmus Leth, 1 Feb 2018, Public Sector Communication. 24 p.

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

  10. Published

    Precise Performance: Do Citizens Rely on Numerical Precision as a Cue of Confidence?

    Olsen, Asmus Leth, 1 Jan 2018, Department of Political Science, University of Copenhagen , 16 p.

    Research output: Working paperResearchpeer-review

  11. 2017
  12. Published

    Human Interest or Hard Numbers? Experiments on Citizens' Selection, Exposure, and Recall of Performance Information

    Olsen, Asmus Leth, 1 May 2017, In : Public Administration Review. 77, 3, p. 408-420 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  13. Published

    Behavioral Public Administration: Combining Insights from Public Administration and Psychology

    Grimmelikhuijsen, S., Jilke, S., Olsen, Asmus Leth & Tummers, L., 1 Jan 2017, In : Public Administration Review. 77, 1, p. 45-56 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  14. Published

    Behavioral public administration: Connecting psychology with european public administration research

    Olsen, Asmus Leth, Tummers, L., Grimmelikhuijsen, S. & Jilke, S., 1 Jan 2017, The Palgrave Handbook of Public Administration and Management in Europe. Palgrave Macmillan, p. 1121-1133 13 p.

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

  15. Published

    Citizens and public performance measures: Making sense of performance information

    James, O. & Olsen, Asmus Leth, 1 Jan 2017, Experiments in Public Management Research: Challenges and Contributions. Cambridge University Press, p. 270-290 21 p.

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

  16. Published

    Adfærdsadministration og tallenes psykologi

    Olsen, Asmus Leth, 2017, In : Tidsskriftet Økonomi & Politik, DJØF. 90, 4, p. 15-26 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  17. Accepted/In press

    Citizens and Public Performance Measures: Making Sense of Performance Information

    Olsen, Asmus Leth & James, O., 2017, (Accepted/In press) Experiments in Public Management Research: Challenges and Contributions. James, O., Jilke, S. & Van Ryzin, G. (eds.). Cambridge University Press, p. 270-290 21 p.

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

  18. Published

    Compared to What? How Social and Historical Reference Points Affect Citizens' Performance Evaluations

    Olsen, Asmus Leth, 2017, In : Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory. 27, 4, p. 562-580 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  19. Published

    Hvem kan forudsige, hvem der bliver borgmester?

    Larsen, M. V. & Olsen, Asmus Leth, 2017, KV13: Analyser af kommunalvalget 2013. Elklit, J., Kjær, U. & Elmelund-Præstekær, C. (eds.). Odense: Syddansk Universitet, 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

  20. Published

    Meningsmålinger under valgkampen

    Dahlgaard, J. O., Hjorth, Frederik Georg, Larsen, M. V. & Olsen, Asmus Leth, 2017, Oprør fra udkanten: Folketingsvalget 2015. Møller Hansen, K. & Stubager, R. (eds.). København: Djøf Forlag, p. 367-384 (Studier i dansk politik; No. 5).

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

  21. Published

    Responding to problems: actions are rewarded, regardless of the outcome

    Olsen, Asmus Leth, 2017, In : Public Management Review . 19, 9, p. 1352-1364 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  22. 2016
  23. Published

    Spending and cutting are two different worlds: experimental evidence from Danish local councils

    Houlberg, K., Olsen, Asmus Leth & Pedersen, Lene Holm, 2 Sep 2016, In : Local Government Studies. 42, 5, p. 821-841 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  24. Published

    Gedragsbestuurskunde: Combineren van inzichten uit de bestuurskunde en de psychologie

    Jilke, S., Olsen, Asmus Leth, Tummers, L. & Grimmelikhuijsen, S., 2016, In : Bestuurskunde. 24, 3, p. 9-16 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  25. Published

    Introduction to the Virtual Issue on Behavioral Public Administration

    Tummers, L., Olsen, Asmus Leth, Jilke, S. & Grimmelikhuijsen, S., 2016, In : Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory. Virtual issue, Vol.xx, xx, p. 1-3 3 p., 1.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  26. 2015
  27. Published

    Forsker: Landsbydjøfere skal nu administrere staten

    Olsen, Asmus Leth, 5 Oct 2015, In : Politiken.

    Research output: Contribution to journalContribution to newspaper - Newspaper article

  28. Published

    Et enkelt menneskes død er en katastrofe. Hundredetusinde menneskers død er blot en statistik

    Olsen, Asmus Leth, 10 Sep 2015, In : Politiken.

    Research output: Contribution to journalContribution to newspaper - Newspaper article

  29. Published
  30. Published

    Citizen (Dis)satisfaction: An Experimental Equivalence Framing Study

    Olsen, Asmus Leth, 2015, In : Public Administration Review. 75, 3, p. 469-478 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  31. Published
  32. Published

    Cross-National Yardstick Comparisons: A Choice Experiment on a Forgotten Voter Heuristic

    Hansen, Kasper Møller, Olsen, Asmus Leth & Bech, M., 2015, In : Political Behavior. 37, 4, p. 767-789 23 p., 1.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  33. Published

    Dishonesty and Selection into Public Service in Denmark: Who Runs the World's Least Corrupt Public Sector?

    Barfort, S., Harmon, Nikolaj Arpe, Hjorth, Frederik Georg & Olsen, Asmus Leth, 2015, 56 p. (University of Copenhagen. Institute of Economics. Discussion Papers (Online); No. 12, Vol. 2015).

    Research output: Working paperResearch

  34. Submitted

    Human Interest or Hard Numbers? Experiments on Citizens' Selection, Exposure, and Recall of Performance Information

    Olsen, Asmus Leth, 2015, (Submitted) Copenhagen: Department of Political Science, University of Copenhagen , 34 p.

    Research output: Working paperResearchpeer-review

  35. Published
  36. Submitted

    The Appropriate Response to Performance Information by Citizens: A Large-scale Experiment with Local Politicians

    Olsen, Asmus Leth, 2015, (Submitted).

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  37. Published

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

    Olsen, Asmus Leth, 2015, In : Public Performance and Management Review. 39, 1, p. 100-115 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  38. Published

    “Simon Said,” We Didn't Jump

    Olsen, Asmus Leth, 2015, In : Public Administration Review. 75, 2, p. 325-326 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  39. 2014
  40. Published

    Order in Chaos: Ballot Order Effects in a Post-Conflict Election?

    Hansen, B. T. & Olsen, Asmus Leth, Nov 2014, In : Research & Politics. 1, 3

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  41. 2013
  42. Published

    Political hypocrisy: The effect of political scandals on candidate evaluations

    Bhatti, Y., Hansen, Kasper Møller & Olsen, Asmus Leth, Oct 2013, In : Acta Politica. 48, 4, p. 408-428 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  43. Published

    Leftmost-digit-bias in an enumerated public sector? An experiment on citizens' judgment of performance information

    Olsen, Asmus Leth, May 2013, In : Judgment and Decision Making. 8, 3, p. 365–371

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  44. Published

    Absolut flertal og forvaltningens dagsordenssættende indflydelse - er der en kausal sammenhæng?

    Olsen, Asmus Leth, 2013, In : Politica - Tidsskrift for politisk videnskab. 45, 2, p. 139-158, 233

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  45. Published

    Kommunalpolitikeres syn på statslig styring, enkeltsager, embedsmænd og egen indflydelse i perioden 1995-2013

    Olsen, Asmus Leth, 2013, In : Oekonomi og Politik. 86, 4, p. 18-32

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  46. Published

    Poligak: Hvordan politikerne prøver at snøre dig - og hvorfor du næsten altid snyder dig selv

    Hjorth, Frederik Georg & Olsen, Asmus Leth, 2013, København: Poligak. 217 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBookCommunication

  47. Published

    The politics of digits: Evidence of odd taxation

    Olsen, Asmus Leth, 2013, In : Public Choice. 154, 1-2, p. 59-73

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  48. 2012
  49. Published

    Betyder ændringen i skatteprocenten noget for tilslutningen til borgmesterpartiet? Resultater fra danske kommuner

    Bhatti, Y., Hansen, Kasper Møller & Olsen, Asmus Leth, 2012, In : Politica. 44, 4, p. 563-581

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  50. Published

    The effect of private life scandals on candidate evaluations

    Bhatti, Y., Hansen, Kasper Møller & Olsen, Asmus Leth, 2012.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearch

  51. 2011
  52. Published

    From Failure to Learning: A Regression Discontinuity Design

    Olsen, Asmus Leth, Apr 2011. 27 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearch

  53. Published

    Administrative Professionals and the Diffusion of Innovations: The case of citizen service centres

    Bhatti, Y., Olsen, Asmus Leth & Pedersen, Lene Holm, 2011, In : Public Administration. 89, 2, p. 577-594 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  54. Published
  55. Published

    Djøferne gør en forskel – men hvorfor?

    Bhatti, Y., Olsen, Asmus Leth & Pedersen, Lene Holm, 2011, In : Samfundsoekonomen. 3, p. 15-19 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  56. Published

    Keeping the Lights On: Citizen Service Centers in Municipal Amalgamations

    Bhatti, Y., Olsen, Asmus Leth & Pedersen, Lene Holm, 2011, In : Administration in Social Work. 35, 1, p. 3-19 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  57. 2010
  58. Published
  59. Published

    Kommunalreformens konsekvenser: Kommunalpolitikernes rolle, borgernes lokaldemokratiske opfattelse og den administrative organisering

    Olsen, Asmus Leth, 2010, In : Tidsskriftet Politik. 13, 3, p. 38-48 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  60. Published

    Municipal Amalgamations and the Democratic Functioning of Local Councils: The Case of The Danish 2007 Structural Reform

    Kjær, U., Hjelmar, U. & Olsen, Asmus Leth, 2010, In : Local Government Studies. 36, 4, p. 569-585 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  61. Published

    Should I Stay or Should I Go Now? Voluntary Retirement from Danish Local Government.

    Hjelmar, U., Olsen, Asmus Leth & Holm Pedersen, L., 2010, In : Scandinavian Political Studies. 33, 4, p. 402-416 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

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