Main research foci

Recent research focuses on the Austrian political system as well as on comparative politics, mainly the fields of political parties, political financing, political corruption, and local politics. During the 1990s, also transport policy represented a main research topic.

For details, see the list of publications

The book “Politikfinanzierung in Österreich” (political finance in Austria), Vienna: Czernin Publishers, 2009 was awarded by the “Wissenschaftspreis der Margaretha Lupac Stiftung für Parlamentarismus 2009” (Margaretha Lupac Foundation for Parliamentarism, Academic Award 2009)