Department of International Economics, Government and Business

Mogens Kamp
Professor with special responsibilities

Room: POR/24.B-2.78
Mogens Kamp Justesen

I am Professor (MSO) at the Department of International Economics, Government and Business, Copenhagen Business School. I am also Director of CBS’ Inequality Platform, joint with Birthe Larsen (ECON). With a background and PhD (2009) in political science, my main interests are within the fields of comparative politics, political economy, research methodology, and quantitative methods. My research focuses on issues of economic development, inequality, poverty, institutions, clientelism, and democratic governance in developing countries. Much of my work focuses on politics and economics in Africa, in particular South Africa.

Primary research areas
  • Comparative politics and political economy
  • Economic and political development in developing countries, particularly Africa
  • Inequality and economic growth
  • Institutions, democracy and governance
  • Research methodology, quasi-experiments, and quantitative methods
Administrative tasks

Curriculum Vitae
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  • Political Economy of Development
  • Quantitative Methods II

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Selected publications

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Manuele Citi; Mogens Kamp Justesen / Explaining Stability and Change in EU Regulatory Legislation : A Panel Data Analysis of Regulatory Dynamics in 8 Sectors.
Paper presented at 20th International Conference of Europeanists. 2013, 2013
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Scott Gates ; Mogens Kamp Justesen / Political Trust, Shocks, and Accountability : Quasi-Experimental Evidence from a Rebel Attack .
Paper presented at American Political Science Association, APSA Annual Meeting 2013, 2013
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Outside activities
2018 - Danish Institute for International Studies -Member of Board
2019 - Danish Institute for International Studies -Member of Board
2020 - Danish Institute for International Studies -Member of Board