Anders Persson

Senior Lecturer


Research interests

  • EU’s role in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict
  • State-building (with a focus on Palestine)
  • Terrorism and Middle East politics more generally

Media appearances

Expert commentator on Israel/Palestine on Swedish TV/radio/press and regular contributor to Huffington Post, Haaretz and Politico EU. In addition, my work has appeared in Maan, EUobserver, The Jerusalem Post, Foreign Policy in Focus, Iran Review, Asharq Al Awsat, Eurasia Review, Internationella studier and SvD Brännpunkt.

Recent research outputs

Anders Persson, 2019 Jan 3, Palestine and Rule of Power : Local Dissent vs. International Governance. Tartir, A. & Seidel, T. (eds.). Palgrave Macmillan, p. 131-152

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapter

Anders Persson, 2018 Dec 20, Haaretz.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publication or newspaperNewspaper article

Anders Persson, 2018 Dec 1, (Accepted/In press) The EU and the Emerging Global Order: Essays in honour of Ole Elgström. Bengtsson, R. & Rosén Sundström, M. (eds.). Lunds universitet : Statsvetenskapliga institutionen, p. 161-175

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapter

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