Journal articles


When Outsiders Step In: Investigating the Phenomenon of Reputational Support (Johanna Künzler, in January, 2024)

in: Administration & Society (AAS)


Dairy cattle welfare – the relative effect of legislation, industry standards and labelled niche production in five European countries, in: animal, online first (with Peter Sandøe; H. O. Hansen; E. A.M Bokkers; P. S. Enemark; B. Forkman; M. J. Haskell; F. Lundmark Hedman; H. Houe; R. Mandel; S. S. Nielsen; E. M. de Olde; C. Palmer; T. Christensen),

Triggers and Hierarchies of Social Identities in the European Parliament,, in: Journal of Common Market Studies. (With Johanna Hornung and Nils C. Bandelow) 

Programmatic action in Chinese health policy—The making and design of “Healthy China 2030”,, in: Review of Policy Research, 00, 1– 19; (Mit Annemieke van den Dool,  Meifang Chen).


Designing policy mixes for the sustainable management of water resources,, in: Journal of Environmental Policy & Planning, Volume 24, 2022

Relational coupling of multiple streams: The case of COVID-19 infections in German abattoirs,, in: PSJ Policy Studies Journal (02/2022)


The integration of environmental objectives in the common agricultural policy-partisan politics in the European Parliament,, in: Zeitschrift für Vergleichende Politikwissenschaft (2021)

Decarbonization and climate change, in: Review of Policy Research, early view, doi: 10.1111/ropr.12445 (mit Nils C. Bandelow, Johanna Hornung und Ilana Schröder)

The politics and policy of science and technology: Past and future, in: Review of Policy Research, early view, doi: 10.1111/ropr.12443 (mit Johanna Hornung und Nils C. Bandelow)

Antimicrobial resistance policies in European countries – a comparative analysis of policy integration in the water-food-health nexus, 2021, in: Journal of Environmental Policy & Planning, doi: 10.1080/1523908X.2021.1956311 (mit Johanna Hornung, Nils C. Bandelow und Malte Möck)

Agri-food technology politics: Exploring policy narratives in the European Parliament, 2021, in: European Policy Analysis, 7(S2): 324-343, doi: 10.1002/epa2.1114 (mit Sandra Schwindenhammer, Denise Gonglach und Nils C. Bandelow)

Shifting governance cooperatively – coordination by public discourses in the German water-food nexus, 2021, in: Journal of Environmental Management, 286, doi: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2021.112266 (mit Malte Möck und Nils C. Bandelow)


Farm Animal Welfare Policymaking in the European Parliament - A Social Identity Perspective on Voting Behaviour, 2020, in: Journal of Environmental Policy & Planning, online first, doi: 10.1080/1523908X.2020.1778458 (mit Johanna Hornung und Nils C. Bandelow)

United against precarious working conditions? Explaining the role of trade unions in improving migrants’ working conditions in the British and German meat-processing industries, 2020, in: Journal of Public Policy, online first, doi: 10.1017/S0143814X20000112 (mit Johanna Kuhlmann)

Politicizing Farm Animal Welfare – A Comparative Study of Policy Change in the United States of America, 2020, in: Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis, online first, doi: 10.1080/13876988.2020.1742069


Layering Action Situations to Integrate Spatial Scales, Resource Linkages, and Change over Time: The Case of Groundwater Management in Agricultural Hubs in Germany, 2019, in: Policy Studies Journal, online first, doi: 10.1111/psj.12377 (mit Malte Möck, Nils C. Bandelow und Boris Schröder-Esselbach).

Why do Farm Animal Welfare Regulations vary between EU Member States? A Comparative Analysis of Societal and Party Political Determinants in France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK, 2019, in: Journal of Common Market Studies, 57, (2), S. 317-335, doi: 10.1111/jcms.12794.

Social Identities in the Policy Process, 2019, in: Policy Sciences, 52, S. 211-231, doi: 10.1007/s11077-018-9340-6 (mit Johanna Hornung und Nils C. Bandelow).

Yet another Paradigm Change? Narratives and Competing Policy Paradigms in Brazilian Labour Market Policies, 2019, in: Policy and Society, 38, (3), S. 429-484, doi: 10.1080/14494035.2019.1652954

Learning as a Necessary but not Sufficient Condition for Major Health Policy Change: A Comparative Analysis Combining ACF and MSF, 2019, in: Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis, 21, (2), S. 167-182, doi: 10.1080/13876988.2017.1393920 (mit Nils C. Bandelow, Johanna Hornung, Johanna Kuhlmann und Sebastian Heidrich).

Market-based Governance in Farm Animal Welfare – A comparative Analysis of Public and Private Policies in Germany and France, 2019, in: animals, 9, (5), 267, doi: 10.3390/ani9050267

Livestock Farming at the Expense of Water Resources? The Water-Energy-Food Nexus in Regions with Intensive Livestock Farming, 2019, in: Water (Switzerland), 11, 2330, doi: 10.3390/w11112330 (mit Malte Möck, Nils C. Bandelow und Boris Schröder-Esselbach).


Mutual and Self Perceptions of Opposing Advocacy Coalitions - Devil Shift and Angel Shift in a German Policy Subsystem, 2018, in: Review of Policy Research, 35, (5), S. 717-732, doi: 10.1111/ropr.12299(mit Nils C. Bandelow).


Parteiendifferenz in der deutschen Tierschutzpolitik - Gestaltungsspielraum der Länder in neuen Politikfeldern? 2017, in: Zeitschrift für Parlamentsfragen, 48, (3), S. 491-513, doi: 10.5771/0340-1758-2017-3-634.

Farm Animal Welfare Policy in Comparative Perspective: Determinants of Cross-National Differences in Austria, Germany and Switzerland, 2017, in: European Policy Analysis 3 (1), S. 20-47, doi: 10.1002/epa2.1015.


Devil Shift und Angel Shift in eskalierten politischen Konflikten am Beispiel von Stuttgart 21, 2016, in: Zeitschrift für Politikwissenschaft, 2016, 26 (3), S. 301-324, doi: 10.1007/s41358-016-0061-0 (mit Nils C. Bandelow).

Books and book chapters

Zukunft Baupartizipation - Handlungsleitfaden für die erfolgreiche Integration von Stakeholdern bei industriellen Bauvorhaben, 2020, Fraunhofer IRB Verlag, Stuttgart, the PDF can be found here ( mit Uwe Dombrowski, Alexander Karl, Nils C. Bandelow, Kristin Supke-Zeilinga, Petra Huke, Dirk Körner, Jens Wendler, Thilo Brandel, Andreas Aplowski, Stephan Anders, Anna Braune, Mario Schneider, Christine Ruiz Durán)

The Systematic Integration of Stakeholders into Factory Planning, Construction, and Factory Operations to Increase Acceptance and Prevent Disruptions, 2019, in: Ameri, F.; von Cieminski, G.; Kiritsis, D. (eds.) Advances in Production Management Systems. Towards Smart Production Systems. APMS 2019. IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology, vol. 567, Springer, Cham, pp. 539-546, doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-29996-5_62 (mit Uwe Dombrowski, Alexander Karl und Nils C. Bandelow).

Koalitionsverhandlungen als Entscheidungsfenster im deutschen politischen System? Das Beispiel PKW-Maut, 2019, in: Zohlnhöfer, Reimut; Saalfeld, Thomas, Zwischen Stillstand, Politikwandel und Krisenmanagement. Eine Bilanz der Regierung Merkel 2013-2017, Springer VS, Wiesbaden S. 533-548 (mit Nils C. Bandelow).

Conventional Paths for New Challenges? Change and Continuity in Economic Policy in Brazil, 2016, Nomos, Baden-Baden, Reihe Internationale Politische Ökonomie (Dissertation).

Further publications


Univ.-Prof. Dr. Colette Vogeler
Lehrstuhl für Vergleichende Verwaltungswissenschaft und Policy-Analyse

Phone: 06232 / 654-266