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  • PL 9 (Siltavuorenpenger 3A)

    00014

    Finland

  • Finland

20052020

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Personal profile

Curriculum vitae

Mikko Mattila is a Professor of Political Science at the University of Helsinki. He is interested in voting and other forms of political participation as well as political institutions in national and comparative settings. He has also analysed European Union politics, especially Council voting. Recently, he has been involved in two major projects 1) Health and political engagement and 2) IntraComp: Intra-party competition. Mikko Mattila has published articles in leading peer-reviewed journals, such as British Journal of Political Research, Electoral Studies, European Journal of Political Research and West European Politics.

Research interests

  • Political behaviour in comparative setting
  • European Union politics, particularly decision making in the Council
  • Health and political engagement
  • Intraparty competition

Fields of Science

  • 5171 Political Science

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Publications

Breaking a habit: The impact of health on turnout and party choice

Rapeli, L., Mattila, V. M. & Papageorgiou, A., 1 Mar 2020, In : Party Politics. 26, 2, p. 133-142 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Does Poor Health Mobilize People into Action? Health, Political Trust and Participation.

Mattila, M., 6 Feb 2020, In : European Political Science Review. 12, 1, p. 49-65 17 p., 175577391900033.

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Edustuksellisuuden henkilökohtainen ulottuvuus – puoluejohtajat ja ehdokkaat

von Schoultz, Å., Järvi, T. & Mattila, M., 17 Sep 2020, Politiikan ilmastonmuutos: Eduskuntavaalitutkimus 2019. Borg, S., Kestilä-Kekkonen, E. & Wass, H. (eds.). Helsinki: Oikeusministeriö, p. 169-195 27 p. (Oikeusministeriön julkaisuja. Selvityksiä ja ohjeita; no. 2020:5).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientific

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Ideological mavericks or party herd? The effect of candidates’ ideological positions on intra-party success

Isotalo, V., Mattila, M. & von Schoultz, Å., 2020, In : Electoral Studies. 67, 12 p., 102187.

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Interest through necessity? The impact of personal health on the stability of political interest in the United Kingdom

Mattila, M., Papageorgiou, A. & Rapeli, L., 2020, In : British Journal of Politics and International Relations. 22, 3, p. 421-438 18 p., 1369148120912378.

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Projects

IntraComp: Intraparty competition - The neglected dimension of electoral politics

von Schoultz, Å., Söderlund, P., Papageorgiou, A., Shugart, M., Coffé, H., Mattila, M. & Pikkala, S.

01/09/201831/08/2022

Project: Research project

Health and Political Engagement

Mattila, M., Söderlund, P., Lahtinen, H., Wass, H. & Rapeli, L.

01/09/201331/08/2017

Project: Research project

Activities

Contemporary Politics (Journal)

Mikko Mattila (Reviewer)

8 Jul 2020

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

European Union Politics (Journal)

Mikko Mattila (Reviewer)

10 Jul 2020

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

International Political Science Review (Journal)

Mikko Mattila (Reviewer)

10 Feb 2020

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

Political Behavior (Journal)

Mikko Mattila (Reviewer)

8 Jun 2020

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

European Union Politics (Journal)

Mikko Mattila (Reviewer)

9 Oct 2020

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts