Institut for Statskundskab

Helene Helboe Pedersen


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Helene Helboe Pedersen


  • Institut for Statskundskab
Bartholins Allé 7
1341, 218
Aarhus C


Telefon: +4587165606

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Research Interests

Comparative and Danish Politics

Political Parties and Interest Groups

Parliaments and Governments


Teaching and Master Thesis Supervision

Political Institutions: Parliaments and Governments

Political Actors: Political Parties and Interest Groups

Comparative and Danish Politics


Pedersen, HH 2021, 'Mismatched Preferences for Responsiveness: Danish Voters and Politicians', Scandinavian Political Studies, bind 44, nr. 2, s. 148-169.
Pedersen, HH & Rahat, G 2021, 'Political Personalization and Personalized Politics within and beyond the Behavioral Arena', Party Politics, bind 27, nr. 2, s. 211-219.
Bøggild, T, Campbell, R, Kaldahl, M, Pedersen, HH & vanHeerde-Hudson, J 2021, 'Which Personality Fits Personalized Representation?', Party Politics, bind 27, nr. 2, s. 269-281.
Pedersen, HH, Louwerse, T & Zittel, T 2021, 'Ethics audits in cross-national research: Experiences from correspondence study field experiments with national politicians in four European democracies', Political Studies Review.
Pedersen, HH & Borghetto, E 2021, 'Fighting COVID-19 on Democratic Terms. Parliamentary Functioning in Italy and Denmark during the Pandemic', Representation.
Zittel, T, Louwerse, T, Pedersen, HH & Wouter, S 2021, 'Should we conduct correspondence study field experiments with political elites?', International Political Science Review.
Bøggild, T & Pedersen, HH 2020, 'Voter Reaction to Legislator Dissent across Political Systems', Electoral Studies, bind 68, 102235.
Binderkrantz, AS, Halpin, D & Pedersen, HH 2020, 'From policy interest to media appearance: Interest group activity and media bias', The International Journal of Press/Politics, bind 25, nr. 4, s. 712-731.
Binderkrantz, AS, Christiansen, PM & Pedersen, HH 2020, 'Mapping interest group access to politics: a presentation of the INTERARENA research project', Interest Groups and Advocacy, bind 9, nr. 3, s. 290-301.
Binderkrantz, AS, Kaldahl, M, Pedersen, HH & Tromborg, MW 2020, 'Pre-parliamentary party career and political representation', West European Politics, bind 43, nr. 6, s. 1315-1338.
Harrits, GS & Pedersen, HH 2019, 'Symbolic Class Struggles and the Intersection of Socioeconomic, Cultural and Moral Categorisations', Sociology, bind 53, nr. 5, s. 861-878.
Binderkrantz, AS & Pedersen, HH 2019, 'The lobbying success of citizen and economic groups in Denmark and the UK', Acta Politica, bind 54, nr. 1, s. 75-103.
Kaldahl, M, Møgeltoft Andersen, A & Pedersen, HH 2019, 'Balancing Costs of Legislative Party Switching in the Danish Parliament 1953-2015', Parliamentary Affairs, bind 72, nr. 1, s. 42-58.
Pedersen, HH & vanHeerde-Hudson, J 2019, 'Two strategies for building a personal vote: Personalized representation in the UK and Denmark', Electoral Studies, bind 59, s. 17-26.
Bøggild, T & Pedersen, HH 2018, 'Campaigning on behalf of the party? Party constraints on candidate campaign personalisation', European Journal of Political Research, bind 57, nr. 4, s. 883-899.
Harrits, GS & Pedersen, HH 2018, 'Class categories and the subjective dimension of class: The case of Denmark', British Journal of Sociology, bind 69, nr. 1, s. 67-98.
Kaldahl, M & Pedersen, HH 2017, 'Partiskift i Folketinget 1953-2015', Økonomi og Politik, bind 90, nr. 3, s. 52-63.
Binderkrantz, AS, Pedersen, HH & Beyers, J 2017, 'What is access? A discussion of the definition and measurement of interest group access', European Political Science, bind 16, nr. 3, s. 306-321.
Harrits, GS & Pedersen, HH 2017, '”De er over det hele”. En eksplorativ undersøgelse af danskernes opfattede overlap mellem klasse- og partipositioner', Politica - Tidsskrift for politisk videnskab, bind 49, nr. 2, s. 120-138. <>
Johansen, KH & Pedersen, HH 2016, 'The Power over the Marriage Ritual Positions in the administrative consultation prior to the implementation of same-sex marriages in the Evangelical-Lutheran Church in Denmark', Journal of Church and State, bind 58, nr. 4, s. 731-752.
Binderkrantz, AS, Fisker, HM & Pedersen, HH 2016, 'The Rise of Citizen Groups? The Mobilization and Representation of Danish Interest Groups, 1975-2010', Scandinavian Political Studies, bind 39, nr. 4, s. 291-311.
Binderkrantz, AS, Christiansen, PM & Pedersen, HH 2015, 'Interest Group Access to the Bureaucracy, Parliament, and the Media', Governance: An international journal of Policy, Administration, and Institutions, bind 28, nr. 1, s. 95-112.
Pedersen, HH, Halpin, D & Rasmussen, A 2015, 'Who Gives Evidence to Parliamentary Committees? A Comparative Investigation of Parliamentary Committees and their Constituencies', Journal of Legislative Studies, bind 21, nr. 3, s. 408-427.
Binderkrantz, AS, Christiansen, PM & Pedersen, HH 2014, 'A Privileged Position? The Influence of Business Interests in Government Consultations', Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, bind 24, nr. 4, s. 879-896.
Pedersen, HH 2014, 'Book Review: Catherine Moury, Coalition Government and Party Mandate', Party Politics, bind 20, nr. 6, s. 984-985.
Pedersen, HH, Christiansen, PM & Binderkrantz, AS 2014, 'Lobbying Across Arenas. Interest Group Involvement in the Legislative Process in Denmark', Legislative Studies Quarterly, bind 39, nr. 2, s. 199-225.
Christiansen, FJ & Pedersen, HH 2014, 'Minority coalition governance in Denmark', Party Politics, bind 20, nr. 6, s. 940-949.
Christiansen, FJ & Pedersen, HH 2014, 'Regeringsgrundlag i Danmark. Hvordan benytter regeringen dem, og hvordan reagerer oppositionen?', Politica - Tidsskrift for politisk videnskab, bind 46, nr. 3, s. 362-385.
Pedersen, HH 2013, 'Is measuring interest group influence a mission impossible? The case of interest group influence in the Danish parliament', Interest Groups and Advocacy, bind 2, nr. 1, s. 27-47.
Pedersen, HH 2012, 'Policy-Seeking Parties in Multiparty Systems: Influence or Purity?', Party Politics, bind 18, nr. 3, s. 297-314.
Pedersen, HH 2012, 'What do Parties Want? Policy versus Office', West European Politics, bind 35, nr. 4, s. 896-910.
Pedersen, HH 2011, 'Etableringen af politiske forlig som parlamentarisk praksis', Politica, bind 43, nr. 1, s. 48-67.
Pedersen, HH 2010, 'Differences and Changes in Danish Party Organisations: Central Party Organisation versus Parliamentary Party Group Power', Journal of Legislative Studies, bind 16, nr. 2, s. 233-250.
Pedersen, HH 2010, 'How Intra-Party Power Relations Affect the Coalition Behaviour of Political Parties', Party Politics, bind 16, nr. 6, s. 737-754.