News on PolSys

Reduced functionality during a transitional period.

The search features and interactive tables have been temporarily removed from the Data on the Political System web pages. They will eventually be back in a new and improved version. The data itself is as comprehensive as before. Note that The Norwegian State Administration Database is not affected by the changes.

Mapping organizational change in the state

Paul G. Roness og Vidar W. Rolland has written a paper which discuss the challenges and classifications you are faced with when mapping change in the state. The paper were presented at an international conference in Dublin in March 2009. MORE (pdf)

Mapping the Irish State

At University College Dublin, a project has been started up building a searchable time-series database of national-level state institutions. The project is inspired by the Norwegian State Administration Database MORE