Institut for Organisation

Martin Bæk

Orlov: August 2020 - July 2021
Kontor: KIL/14.A-3.45
E-mail: mbc.ioa@cbs.dk

My primary theoretical interests lie within institutional theory and discursive instititutionalism. More speecifically I am interested in how ideas develop over time and after crises, and I am working on a theoretical approach able to capture both paradigmatic and more incremental forms of ideational change. Empirically I do work on the financial crisis 2007-, analysing how decision makers in smaller open economies in the Western world (not least Denmark) handled the uncertainty brought on by the crisis. In July 2012 I begin my project on 'Small States in the Perfect Storm' (funded by Carlsbergfondet).

Primære forskningsområder
  • The role of ideas in politics
  • Post crisis financial regulation
  • The Danish financial crisis
Administrative opgaver

Curriculum Vitae
Sociale medier
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Udvalgte publikationer
  • Martin B. Carstensen (2015) “Conceptualising ideational novelty: A relational approach”, British Journal of Politics and International Relations, 17 (2): 284-297
  • Martin B. Carstensen (2013) ”Projecting from a fiction: The case of financial crisis in Denmark”, New Political Economy, 18 (4): 555-578
  • Martin B. Carstensen (2013) “Global in life, still national in death? Special bank resolution regimes after the crisis”, pp. 77-94 in Manuela Moschella and Eleni Tsingou (eds.) Great  Expectations, Small Transformations: Incremental change in financial governance, ECPR Press
  • Martin B. Carstensen (2012) "The relevance of an incremental approach to ideational change: A rejoinder to Liam Stanley", Political Studies, 60 (3): 720-728.
  • Martin B. Carstensen (2011) “Paradigm man vs. the bricoleur: an alternative vision of agency in ideational change”, European Political Science Review, 3 (1): 147-167
  • Martin B. Carstensen (2011) "Ideas are not as stable as political scientists want them to be: A theory of incremental ideational change", Political Studies, 59 (3), 596-615.
  • Martin B. Carstensen (2011) "New financial regulation in Denmark after the crisis, or: the politics of not really doing anything", Danish Yearbook of Foreign Policy, 106-129.
  • Martin B. Carstensen (2010) "The nature of ideas and why political scientists should care: Analysing the Danish jobcentre reform from an ideational perspective", Political Studies, 58 (5): 847-865
Publikationer sorteret efter:
Hubert Buch-Hansen; Martin B. Carstensen / Paradigms and the Political Economy of Ecopolitical Projects : Green Growth and Degrowth Compared.
I: Competition and Change, 19.1.2021
Tidsskriftartikel > peer review
Martin B. Carstensen; Vivien A. Schmidt / Between Power and Powerlessness in the Euro Zone Crisis and Thereafter
I: Journal of European Public Policy, 22.4.2020
Kommentar/debat > peer review
Patrick Emmenegger; Martin B. Carstensen / Orchestrator of Coordination : The Role of the State in Collective Skill Formation Regimes.
Abstract from SASE 32nd Annual Conference 2020 - Virtual Conference, 2020
Konferenceabstrakt til konference > peer review
Martin B. Carstensen; Christian Lyhne Ibsen / Three Dimensions of Institutional Contention : Efficiency, Equality and Governance in Danish Vocational Education and Training Reform.
I: Socio-Economic Review, 30.3.2020
Tidsskriftartikel > peer review
Martin B. Carstensen; Nils Röper / Invasion From Within : Ideas, Power, and the Transmission of Institutional Logics Between Policy Domains.
I: Comparative Political Studies, Vol. 52, Nr. 9, 2019, s. 1328–1363
Tidsskriftartikel > peer review
Martin B. Carstensen; Magnus Paulsen Hansen / Legitimation as Justification : Foregrounding Public Philosophies in Explanations of Gradual Ideational Change.
I: European Journal of Political Research, Vol. 58, Nr. 2, 2019, s. 582-602
Tidsskriftartikel > peer review
Martin B. Carstensen; Vivien A. Schmidt / Ideational Power and Pathways to Legitimation in the Euro Crisis
I: Review of International Political Economy, Vol. 25, Nr. 6, 12.2018, s. 753-778
Tidsskriftartikel > peer review
Martin B. Carstensen; Matthias Matthijs / Of Paradigms and Power : British Economic Policy Making since Thatcher.
I: Governance: An international journal of Policy, Administration, and Institutions, Vol. 31, Nr. 3, 7.2018, s. 431-447
Tidsskriftartikel > peer review
Martin B. Carstensen; Vivien Schmidt / Power and Changing Modes of Governance in the Euro Crisis
I: Governance: An international journal of Policy, Administration, and Institutions, Vol. 31, Nr. 4, 10.2018, s. 609-624
Tidsskriftartikel > peer review
Martin B. Carstensen / Institutional Bricolage in Times of Crisis
I: European Political Science Review, Vol. 9, Nr. 1, 2.2017, s. 139-160
Tidsskriftartikel > peer review
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