Research Projects

The Center of Competence for Public Management is currently involved in the following research projects:

Projects

Responsible Party at the CCPM

Assessing Blame Avoidance Behavior
detailed description
Prof. Dr. Fritz Sager
Capital City Dynamics: A Comparative Analysis of Innovation and Positioning of Secondary Capital City Regions
detailed description
Prof. Dr. Fritz Sager
Employer Branding in Public Organizations
detailed description
Prof. Dr. Adrian Ritz
Energy Demand Elasticities, Financing of Energy Infrastructure Networks and Income
detallierte Beschreibung (in German)
Prof. Dr. Doina Radulescu
Public Service Motivation, NF Project, Dept. I
detailed description
Prof. Dr. Adrian Ritz
Talent Management
detailed description
Prof. Dr. Adrian Ritz
The normative-analytical divide in 20th century public administration thought. A history of ideas of US-American and Continental European administrative science
detailed description
Prof. Dr. Fritz Sager
Urban prosperity beyond the metropolis: Analyzing small and medium-sized towns in Switzerland
detailed description
Prof. Dr. Fritz Sager

The Center of Competence for Public Management is currently supervising the following dissertation projects:

Dissertations

Responsible Party at the CCPM

Assessing Blame Avoidance Behavior
detailed description
Markus Hinterleitner
Capital City Dynamics: Positioning Strategies of Secondary Capital City Regions
detailed description
David Kaufmann
Direct-democratic campaigns on health policies in Switzerland: The influence of evaluation results
detailed description
Iris Stucki
Open Data and Crowdsourcing in the Cultural Heritage Domain
detailed description
Beat Estermann (external doctorand)
The Transatlantic Transfer of Administrative Ideas between France and the United States in the 20th Century
detailed description
Céline Mavrot

Dissertations

Responsible Party at the CCPM

Autonomy of Agencies at the Federal Level in Switzerland
detailed description
Etienne Huber
Employee motivation in the public and private sectors
detaillierte Beschreibung
Oliver Neumann
Governmental Budgetary Controlling and Public Debt
detailed description
Fabienne Marti Locher
Municipal Mergers in Switzerland
detailed description
Claire Kaiser
Papers on the Transatlantic Transfer of Administrative Ideas in the 20th Century − What American Scholars of Public Administration Learned from the Germans
detailed description
Chriastian Rosser
Public health policy at the frontline: a comparative perspective
detailed description
Eva Thomann
Quality Assurance in the Swiss Higher Education System
detailed description
Fabian Amschwand
The Importation of Ideas from the U.S. American Administrative Sciences to Germany During the 20th Century
detailed description
Pascal Hurni