H-Index & Metrics

H-Index & Metrics

Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Law and Political Science D-index 20 Citations 1,950 66 World Ranking 1579 National Ranking 33

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Politics
  • Democracy

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Direct democracy, Public administration, Democracy, Politics and Federalism. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Political system and Consensus democracy. The concepts of his Consensus democracy study are interwoven with issues in Political change and Political economy.

His research integrates issues of Government and Local autonomy in his study of Democracy. His study in Politics is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Public spending and Public economics. His studies in Federalism integrate themes in fields like Comparative politics, Coalition government and Public policy.

His most cited work include:

  • Kantonale Demokratien im Vergleich (95 citations)
  • Kantonale Demokratien im Vergleich. Entstehungsgründe, Interaktionen und Wirkungen politischer Institutionen in den Schweizer Kantonen (90 citations)
  • Can't get no satisfaction with the Westminster model? Winners, losers and the effects of consensual and direct democratic institutions on satisfaction with democracy (77 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Adrian Vatter mainly investigates Democracy, Direct democracy, Politics, Public administration and Political economy. His work on Consensus democracy and Representative democracy as part of his general Democracy study is frequently connected to Multilevel model, thereby bridging the divide between different branches of science. Adrian Vatter usually deals with Politics and limits it to topics linked to Public economics and Public spending and Public sector.

His Public administration study frequently draws connections between related disciplines such as Political system. His work deals with themes such as Law, Economy and Cleavage, which intersect with Political economy. Adrian Vatter has researched Federalism in several fields, including Government and Decentralization.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Democracy (30.59%)
  • Direct democracy (22.35%)
  • Politics (21.18%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2015-2021)?

  • Democracy (30.59%)
  • Positive economics (10.59%)
  • Politics (21.18%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Adrian Vatter mainly investigates Democracy, Positive economics, Politics, Decentralization and Political economy. His Democracy research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Economic system and Power sharing. His Positive economics research includes elements of Voting, Solidarity and Direct democracy.

His study in Government extends to Politics with its themes. His Decentralization study which covers Federalism that intersects with Public administration, Sovereignty, Diversity and Comparative politics. Political economy is often connected to Consensus democracy in his work.

Between 2015 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Switzerland on the Road from a Consociational to a Centrifugal Democracy (15 citations)
  • The Political Side of Consociationalism Reconsidered: Switzerland between a Polarized Parliament and Delicate Government Collegiality (6 citations)
  • The input and output effects of direct democracy: a new research agenda (5 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • Politics
  • Democracy

Democracy, Elite, Politics, Economic system and Positive economics are his primary areas of study. Adrian Vatter studies Direct democracy, a branch of Democracy. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Government and Political economy.

His Political economy research includes themes of Political system and Consensus democracy. His Economic system research incorporates themes from Adversarial system, Polarization, Democratization and Electoral reform. His research in Positive economics intersects with topics in Competence, Voting, Turnout, Ballot and Normative.

This overview was generated by a machine learning system which analysed the scientist’s body of work. If you have any feedback, you can contact us here.

If you think any of the details on this page are incorrect, let us know.

Contact us

Best Scientists Citing Adrian Vatter

Lars P. Feld

Lars P. Feld

Walter Eucken Institut

Publications: 19

Markus Freitag

Markus Freitag

University of Bern

Publications: 17

Christoph A. Schaltegger

Christoph A. Schaltegger

University of Lucerne

Publications: 16

Gebhard Kirchgässner

Gebhard Kirchgässner

University of St. Gallen

Publications: 12

Pascal Sciarini

Pascal Sciarini

University of Geneva

Publications: 12

Frédéric Varone

Frédéric Varone

University of Geneva

Publications: 8

Peter C. Ordeshook

Peter C. Ordeshook

California Institute of Technology

Publications: 8

Klaus Armingeon

Klaus Armingeon

University of Bern

Publications: 4

Massimo Filippini

Massimo Filippini

ETH Zurich

Publications: 4

Alexander H. Trechsel

Alexander H. Trechsel

University of Lucerne

Publications: 3

Sergio Fabbrini

Sergio Fabbrini

Guido Carli Free International University for Social Studies

Publications: 3

Peter Van Aelst

Peter Van Aelst

University of Antwerp

Publications: 3

Christian Bjørnskov

Christian Bjørnskov

Aarhus University

Publications: 3

Hanspeter Kriesi

Hanspeter Kriesi

European University Institute

Publications: 3

Andreas Dür

Andreas Dür

University of Salzburg

Publications: 2

Reinhard Steurer

Reinhard Steurer

University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences

Publications: 2

Something went wrong. Please try again later.