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Professional publications


Journal and online publications (no peer-review)

Thomann, E. 2017. Why I still don’t prefer parsimonious solutions. Guest comment, Research Design Matters Blog by Dimiter Toshkov, 4.9.2017.

Thomann, E and F. Sager. 2017. Beyond legal compliance in EU multilevel implementation. JEPP online blog, 30.5.2017.

Sager, , F. and E. Thomann. 2016. Wieso Asylsuchende nicht überall gleichermassen in den Arbeitsmarkt integriert werden.
DeFacto, 15.12.2016.

Hinterleitner, Sager, F. and E. Thomann. 2016. The long and winding road to fiscal adjustment: How the IMF judges austerity programmes.
Democratic Audit UK, 23.8.2016.

Thomann, E. 2016. Front-line Discretion: Good Cop or Bad Cop?
PA Times, 26.8.2016.

Thomann, E. and S. Wittwer. 2017. Performing fuzzy- and crisp set QCA with R: A user-oriented beginner’s guide. URL:
http://www.evathomann.com/links/qca-r-manual.

Bolliger, C., Stadelmann-Steffen, I., Thomann, E. and C. Rüefli. 2010. Erhöhte IV-Quote von Migrantinnen und Migranten liegt nicht am Verfahren.
Soziale Sicherheit CHSS 4/2010: 237-241.

Research and evaluation reports


Sager, F., Thomann, E. and C. Zollinger. 2016. Wirkungsmodell für das Bundesgesetz über das elektronische Patientendossier (EPDG). Study mandated by the Swiss Federal Office of Public Health. Bern, Center of Competence for Public Management.

Sager, F., Van der Heiden, N., Mavrot, C., Thomann, E., Zollinger, C. and M. Hinterleitner (2012).

Formative Evaluation Vollzug Tierarzneimittelverordnung (TAMV). Study mandated by the Swiss Federal Office of Public Health. Bern, Center of Competence for Public Management.


Sager, F., Thomann, E., Zollinger, C. and C. Mavrot (2011). Tierarzneimittelregulierung in Europa. Study mandated by the Swiss Federal Office of Public Health. Bern, Center of Competence for Public Management.


Manatschal, A. and E. Thomann (2011). Vergleich des Organspendewesens in der Schweiz und Spanien. Study mandated by the Swiss Federal Office of Public Health. Bern, Institute of Political Science and Büro Vatter AG.


Bolliger, C., Stadelmann-Steffen, I., Thomann, E. and C. Rüefli (2010). Migrantinnen und Migranten in der Invalidenversicherung. Verfahrensverläufe und vorgelagerte Faktoren. Bern: BSV. Report number 3/10.