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Christian Bjørnskov

Christian Bjørnskov

Law and Political Science
Denmark
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
Economics and Finance D-index 39 Citations 8,824 156 World Ranking 1181 National Ranking 6
Law and Political Science D-index 31 Citations 7,418 143 World Ranking 360 National Ranking 5

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Awards & Achievements

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

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • World War II
  • Law
  • Capitalism

Christian Bjørnskov focuses on Politics, Public finance, Life satisfaction, Public economics and Social capital. Christian Bjørnskov has researched Politics in several fields, including Developing country, Positive economics and Economic inequality. His Public finance research includes elements of Economic system and Bureaucracy.

His Life satisfaction study combines topics in areas such as Econometrics and Happiness. His Public economics research includes themes of Social trust and Welfare state. His Social capital study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Social psychology, Individual capital, Social mobility, Social position and Social engagement.

His most cited work include:

  • Determinants of generalized trust: A cross-country comparison (537 citations)
  • The multiple facets of social capital (353 citations)
  • The Happy Few: Cross–Country Evidence on Social Capital and Life Satisfaction (296 citations)

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

His scientific interests lie mostly in Political economy, Politics, Government, Economic freedom and Democracy. His research investigates the connection between Political economy and topics such as Autocracy that intersect with problems in Presidential system and Positive economics. Christian Bjørnskov interconnects Life satisfaction and Demographic economics in the investigation of issues within Politics.

His research in Government tackles topics such as Public economics which are related to areas like Public finance and Social trust. His Economic freedom study also includes fields such as

  • Economic system that connect with fields like Entrepreneurship,
  • Openness to experience that connect with fields like Happiness. His Democracy research integrates issues from Rule of law and Harm.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Political economy (35.17%)
  • Politics (31.03%)
  • Government (22.41%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2019-2021)?

  • Political economy (35.17%)
  • Terrorism (5.86%)
  • Democracy (21.03%)

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

Christian Bjørnskov spends much of his time researching Political economy, Terrorism, Democracy, Politics and Autocracy. His Political economy research incorporates elements of Latin Americans, Ideology, Parliament, Power and Constitutional law. His study on Terrorism also encompasses disciplines like

  • Civil rights, Positive economics and Expression most often made with reference to Freedom of expression,
  • Freedom of the press together with Public finance, Judicial independence and Law and economics.

His Democracy research incorporates themes from Sovereignty, Independence, Colonialism, Public choice and International development. Christian Bjørnskov integrates many fields in his works, including Politics and Institutional change. His work in Regime change addresses issues such as Redistribution, which are connected to fields such as Developing country and Demographic economics.

Between 2019 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Regime types and regime change: A new dataset on democracy, coups, and political institutions (50 citations)
  • Regime types and regime change: A new dataset on democracy, coups, and political institutions (50 citations)
  • When Does Terror Induce a State of Emergency? And What Are the Effects?: (10 citations)

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

  • World War II
  • Law
  • Capitalism

Politics, Political economy, Democracy, Endogeneity and Terrorism are his primary areas of study. His Politics study frequently links to related topics such as Colonialism. His research integrates issues of Political system, Political corruption, International development and Public choice in his study of Political economy.

His work deals with themes such as Coordination failure, Presidential system and Veto, which intersect with Democracy. The Endogeneity study combines topics in areas such as Autonomy and Well-being. His work in Terrorism tackles topics such as Occupational safety and health which are related to areas like State of emergency.

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Best Publications

Determinants of generalized trust: A cross-country comparison

Christian Bjørnskov.
Public Choice (2007)

969 Citations

The multiple facets of social capital

Christian Bjørnskov.
European Journal of Political Economy (2006)

663 Citations

The Happy Few: Cross–Country Evidence on Social Capital and Life Satisfaction

Christian Bjørnskov.
Kyklos (2003)

572 Citations

Economic Freedom and entrepreneurial Activity Some Cross-Country Evidence

Christian Bjørnskov;Nicolai Juul Foss;Nicolai Juul Foss.
Public Choice (2008)

407 Citations

Cross-country determinants of life satisfaction: exploring different determinants across groups in society

Christian Bjørnskov;Axel Dreher;Justina A. V. Fischer.
Social Choice and Welfare (2007)

356 Citations

The bigger the better? Evidence of the effect of government size on life satisfaction around the world

Christian Bjørnskov;Axel Dreher;Justina Anastasia Valerie Fischer.
Public Choice (2007)

296 Citations

Formal Institutions and Subjective Well-Being: Revisiting the Cross-Country Evidence

Christian Bjørnskov;Axel Dreher;Justina A.V. Fischer.
European Journal of Political Economy (2010)

267 Citations

Social Trust and Fractionalization: A Possible Reinterpretation

Christian Bjørnskov.
European Sociological Review (2008)

233 Citations

Institutions, Entrepreneurship, and Economic Growth: What Do We Know and What Do We Still Need to Know?

Christian Bjørnskov;Nicolai Juul Foss.
Academy of Management Perspectives (2016)

229 Citations

How Does Social Trust Affect Economic Growth

Christian Bjørnskov.
Southern Economic Journal (2012)

206 Citations

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