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Simon Matti

Luleå University of Technology

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Simon Matti is chaired professor in political science, with a a particular focus on the policy and politics of the environment. His main research interests concern the politics of large-scale collective action, and the political and public responses to such problems mainly focusing on public policy support, policy legitimacy and political behavior. Simon is a founding member of the Sustainable Development Policy Research Group at Luleå University of Technology, and an affiliated senior researcher at the Centre for Collective Action Research (CeCAR), University of Gothenburg.

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Jörgen Larsson, J., Simon Matti, & Jonas Nässén. 2020. “Public support for aviation policy measures in Sweden,” Climate Policy (May 2020).

Niklas Harring, Sverker C. Jagers, & Simon Matti. 2018. “The significance of political culture, economic context and instrument type for climate policy support: A cross-national study,Climate Policy (November 2018).

Sverker C. Jagers, Johan Martinsson, & Simon Matti. 2018. “The impact of compensatory measures on public support for carbon taxation: An experimental study in Sweden,” Climate Policy (May 2018).