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Program for paper sessions

Thursday, 21 March: Paper session 1, 10:15 - 12:00

Group A (Ed230) 

Chair: Ian Manners 

Evelina Lundgren An analysis of the political parties and their perceptions of the institutionalized, and multi-levelled legislative processes 
Anamaria Dutceac Segesten The re-mediation of legacy and new media on Twitter: A six-language comparison of the European social media discourse on migration 

Group B (Ed235)  

Chair: Jonathan Polk

Sebastian Kubas The role of Hungarian National Assembly in defection the Rule of Law 
Peteris Timofejevs SD’s security and defense policy position as a result of strategic calculations in respect to the Swedish domestic politics 

Thursday, 21 March: Paper session 2, 13:15 - 15:00

Group C (Ed230) 

Chair: Maria Strömvik 

Olof Larsson & Markus Johansson Explaining State Violations of International Rules: The Lost Distinction Between Affirmative and Negative Obligations 
Karin Leijon Explaining variation in national courts behavior in the preliminary ruling procedure 
Magnus Lindh Exploring Different Paths of Cross-Border Cooperation as ‘Living Labs’ of European Integration 

Group D (Ed235)  

Chair: Ian Manners

Malena Rosén Sundström Normative leadership lost? Gender Equality in EU Council Diplomacy and the Rescinding of Sweden’s Feminist Foreign Policy 

Elsa Hedling 


The EEAS and the Politics of EU Visibility 
Monika de Silva Politics as Usual? Populist Governments and the Negotiation of EU’s Accession to the Istanbul Convention in the Council of the European Union 

Group E (Ed222B)

Chair: Jonathan Polk

Bo Petterson Dissent as terrorism: Lawmaking in Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan 
Bibi Imre-Millei Drones for Liberation? Narratives of Russian and Ukrainian Drone-use in the Russian Invasion of Ukraine 
Derek Hutchesson Trust in local authorities in non-democratic states: the case of the Russian Federation 

Friday, 22 March: Paper session 3, 09:15 - 10:30

Group F (Ed230) 

Chair: Maria Strömvik 

Jacob Gunderson The Supranational Conflict-of-Conflicts: Analyzing EU-Level Issue Competition Through Euromanifestos 
Jonathan Polk How do political party positions on immigration relate to the dimensions that organize European politics? 

Group G (Ed235)  

Chair: Rikard Bengtsson

Per Ekman What explains successful state building reforms? – Evidence from Ukraine and Georgia after the Color Revolutions
Ian Manners Normative Power and the Planetary Organic Crisis 

Friday, 22 March: Paper session 4, 10:45 - 12:00

Group H (Ed235) 

Chair: Jonathan Polk 

Linda BergEuropean Parliament elections in Sweden
Felix Lehmann Why do mainstream parties accommodate Eurosceptic challengers? The key role of intra-party divisions and Eurosceptic party success