Andreas Bergh

Senior Lecturer, PhD

Research areas and keywords

UKÄ subject classification

  • Economics


  • Institutional Economics, welfare state, Globalization, Corruption


  • What explains variation in welfare state size among countries, and how does the welfare state affect economic outcomes?
  • Where do social norms come from and how do they change?
  • How are people in developing countries affected by economic and social globalization?
  • What explains growth differences among rich countries and how are efficiency promoting reforms implemented?
  • What explains corruption problems in swedish municipalities?


Microeconomics (first year course)

Institutional Economics (PhD course)


Blogging at (swedish) and (english)

Columns in Svenska Dagbladet and Dagens Nyheter

Recent research outputs

Andreas Bergh, 2021 Apr 30, Poverty in Contemporary Economic Thought. Taylor and Francis - Balkema, p. 145-157 13 p.

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

Andreas Bergh, 2020 Dec 10, In: Scandinavian Political Studies.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Andreas Bergh & Anders Kärnä, 2020 Nov 19, In: Public Choice.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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