Stine Hesstvedt

Interested in political behavior, public opinion and the role of experts in public policy making

Stine Hesstvedt holds a master degree in political science and earned her PhD in sociology from the University of Oslo in 2021. Her research interests cover the role of experts and expertise in public policymaking, as well as political behavior and public opinion.

Hesstvedt’s research has been published in outlets such as West-European Politics and Political Communication. At Institute for Social Research, she will among other things be contributing to the Norwegian National Election Studies.

Tags: Elections and Democracy

Publications

  • Haugsgjerd, Atle; Hesstvedt, Stine & Karlsen, Rune (2021). Increased Media Choice and Political Knowledge Gaps: A Comparative Longitudinal Study of 18 Established Democracies 1995–2015. Political Communication. . doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/10584609.2020.1868633
  • Hesstvedt, Stine & Christiansen, Peter Munk (2021). The politics of policy inquiry commissions: Denmark and Norway, 1971-2017. Western European Politics.  s 1- 25 . doi: 10.1080/01402382.2020.1858597 Show summary
  • Finseraas, Henning & Hesstvedt, Stine (2020). Sosial ulikhet i valgdeltakelse før og nå, I: Johannes Bergh; Atle Haugsgjerd & Rune Karlsen (red.),  Valg og politikk siden 1945. Velgere, institusjoner og kritiske hendelser i norsk politisk historie.  Cappelen Damm Akademisk.  ISBN 978-82-02-66460-2.  Kapittel 6.  s 110 - 123
  • Christensen, Johan & Hesstvedt, Stine (2019). Expertisation or greater representation? Evidence from Norwegian advisory commissions., In Eva Krick & Cathrine Holst (ed.),  Experts and Democratic Legitimacy. Tracing the Social Ties of Expert Bodies in Europe.  Routledge.  ISBN 9780367427535.  Chapter 6.
  • Christensen, Johan & Hesstvedt, Stine (2018). Expertisation or greater representation? Evidence from Norwegian advisory commissions. European Politics and Society. . doi: 10.1080/23745118.2018.1515861 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Hesstvedt, Stine (2018). 'Ekspertifisering' av offentlige utvalg? En studie av akademikeres deltakelse i NOU-utvalg fra 1972 og til i dag.. Norsk sosiologisk tidsskrift.  2(5), s 381- 400 . doi: 10.18261/issn.2535-2512-2018-05-03 Full text in Research Archive. Show summary
  • Hesstvedt, Stine (2018). Redistributing Knowledge? How Institutions Affect Citizens’ Political Knowledge Levels: The Scandinavian Case Compared, In Fredrik Engelstad; Cathrine Holst & Gunnar C. Aakvaag (ed.),  Democratic State and Democratic Society.  De Gruyter Open.  ISBN 978-3-11-063407-5.  5.  s 94 - 117

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  • Hesstvedt, Stine (2020). The Politics of Expert Advice. A Study of Government's Use of Policy Advisory Commissions in Norway, 1972-2018. Doctoral thesis.
  • Hesstvedt, Stine & Karlsen, Rune (2017). Stortingskandidater : rapport fra stortingskandidatundersøkelsen 2013. Rapport – Institutt for samfunnsforskning. 2017:05. Full text in Research Archive. Show summary
  • Hesstvedt, Stine (2016). Ideology, Knowledge and Context. A multilevel study of "Political Sophistication" across 21 countries. Master thesis.
  • Kleven, Øyvin; Aardal, Bernt; Bergh, Johannes; Hesstvedt, Stine & Hindenes, Ådne (2015). Valgundersøkelsen 2013. Dokumentasjons- og tabellrapport.

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  • Hesstvedt, Stine (2020). Populistene inn i embetsverket?. Stat og styring.  30(1)
  • Hesstvedt, Stine (2019). Politicization of expert advice? Tracing political control with academic experts on policy inquiry commissions in Norway, 1973-2017. Conference paper.
  • Hesstvedt, Stine & Christiansen, Peter Munk (2019). The Politics of Technocratic Policy-Making. Conference paper.
  • Hesstvedt, Stine (2018). Controlling the Experts? A Study of Norwegian Public Advisory Commissions 1972-2016. Conference paper.
  • Hesstvedt, Stine (2018). Controlling the Experts? A Study of Norwegian Public Inquiry Commissions 1972-2016 (ECPR). Show summary
  • Hesstvedt, Stine (2017). Expertization of Policy Advice: A Cross-Sectoral Analysis..
  • Aardal, Bernt; Bergh, Johannes & Hesstvedt, Stine (2015). Vinner man valget hvis man vinner flytvelgerne?. Dagsavisen.

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Published Feb. 8, 2021 11:23 AM - Last modified Feb. 8, 2021 1:34 PM