F. Gouveia, T. Nilsson and N. Berggren: ‘Two Gentlemen Sharing’: Rental Discrimination of Same-Sex Couples in Portugal

In their paper, Filipe Rodrigues Gouveia, Therese Nilsson, and NOUS member Niclas Berggren measure and analyze discriminatory behavior against same-sex couples trying to rent an apartment in Portugal. This is the first correspondence field experiment investigating discrimination against this minority group in Portugal, adding to a literature using this method Weiterlesen…

Niclas Berggren & Jerg Gutmann: Securing personal freedom through institutions

In his latest Research Paper, NOUS Member Niclas Berggren together with Jerg Gutmann explores how judicial independence and electoral democracy impact personal freedom. The results are quite surprising: „While judicial independence is positively and robustly related to personal freedom in all its forms, electoral democracy displays a robust, positive relationship Weiterlesen…