D-Index & Metrics Best Publications
Law and Political Science
Sweden
2022

D-Index & Metrics

Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Law and Political Science D-index 54 Citations 22,052 172 World Ranking 85 National Ranking 1

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2022 - Research.com Law and Political Science in Sweden Leader Award

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Capitalism
  • Social science

Bo Rothstein mainly focuses on Political economy, Individual capital, Social change, Social reproduction and Social mobility. His research integrates issues of Public administration, Government and Legitimacy, Democracy, Politics in his study of Political economy. His Public administration research incorporates elements of Investment and State.

His Democracy research incorporates themes from Political philosophy, Rule of law and Good governance. His Politics research incorporates themes from Positive economics and Public policy. His research integrates issues of Social position and Social transformation in his study of Social mobility.

His most cited work include:

  • Just institutions matter : the moral and political logic of the universal welfare state (919 citations)
  • ALL FOR ALL Equality, Corruption, and Social Trust (768 citations)
  • What Is Quality of Government? A Theory of Impartial Government Institutions (611 citations)

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

Bo Rothstein spends much of his time researching Government, Corruption, Political economy, Democracy and Politics. His studies deal with areas such as Information retrieval, Unit of analysis, State and Public administration as well as Government. His Corruption study also includes

  • Law and economics which connect with Meritocracy and Political philosophy,
  • Public economics which is related to area like Good governance.

His Political economy research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Social change, Economic system, Public policy, Social capital and Social democracy. His Social change study incorporates themes from Individual capital, Social mobility and Social reproduction. Bo Rothstein has researched Democracy in several fields, including Legitimacy, Representation, Impartiality and Rule of law.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Government (28.51%)
  • Corruption (27.66%)
  • Political economy (21.28%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2014-2021)?

  • Corruption (27.66%)
  • Government (28.51%)
  • Political economy (21.28%)

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

His primary areas of investigation include Corruption, Government, Political economy, Unit of analysis and Democracy. Bo Rothstein has included themes like Collective action, Politics, Development economics, Law and economics and Economic system in his Corruption study. The study incorporates disciplines such as Public institution, Demographic economics and Public administration in addition to Government.

In his study, Social capital is strongly linked to Social trap, which falls under the umbrella field of Public administration. His Political economy research includes themes of Patrimonialism, Protestantism, Common-pool resource, Political corruption and Ideology. His study in Democracy is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Legitimacy and Public economics.

Between 2014 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • The Chinese Paradox of High Growth and Low Quality of Government: The Cadre Organization Meets Max Weber (62 citations)
  • Making Sense of Corruption (31 citations)
  • Does education lead to higher generalized trust? The importance of quality of government (28 citations)

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

  • Law
  • Capitalism
  • Social science

His scientific interests lie mostly in Corruption, Government, Democracy, Original data and Public economics. His work carried out in the field of Corruption brings together such families of science as Collective action, Political economy and Bureaucracy. His Collective action research focuses on Excuse and how it connects with Politics.

In his work, State is strongly intertwined with Social change, which is a subfield of Bureaucracy. His Government study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Survey data collection and Demographic economics. His Public economics research integrates issues from Political system, Functionalism, Rule of law, Impartiality and Good governance.

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Best Publications

The State and Social Capital: An Institutional Theory of Generalized Trust

Bo Rothstein;Dietlind Stolle.
Comparative politics (2008)

832 Citations

Social Capital, Impartiality and the Welfare State: An Institutional Approach

Bo Rothstein;Dietlind Stolle.
(2003)

458 Citations

Introduction: Social Capital in Scandinavia

Bo Rothstein;Dietlind Stolle.
Scandinavian Political Studies (2003)

328 Citations

Creating social trust in post-socialist transition

János Kornai;Bo Rothstein;Susan Rose-Ackerman.
(2004)

181 Citations

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