Schakel, Arjan H. and Valentyna Romanova (2018) "Introduction: towards a scholarship on regional elections," forthcoming in Regional and Federal Studies 18 (3). [doi]

Schakel, Arjan H. Liesbet Hooghe, Gary Marks, Sara Niedzwiecki, Sandra Chapman-Osterkatz, and Sarah Shair-RosenfieldLiesbet Hooghe and Gary Marks (2018) in Liesbet Hooghe and Gary Marks (eds.) "Symposium on Measuring regional authority, and Community, scale and regional governance," Territory, Governance, Politics. This article is a response to the symposium contributions by Kent Eaton, Jena-Paul Faguet, and Imke Harbers. [doi] [pdf] You can get a free eprint via this link.

Bijsmans, Patrick and Arjan H. Schakel (2018) "The impact of attendance on first-year study succes in problem-based learning," Higher Education published online first [doi] [pdf]

Schakel, Arjan H. (2018) “Rethinking European elections: the importance of regional spill-over into the European electoral arena,” Journal of Common Market Studies 56 (3): 687-705. [doi] [pdf]

Schakel, Arjan H. and Emanuele Massetti (2018) “A world of difference: the sources of regional government composition and alternation,” West European Politics 41 (3): 703-727. [doi] [pdf] [appendix]

Schakel, Arjan H. and Swenden, Wilfried (2018) "Rethinking party system nationalisation in India (1952-2014)," Government & Opposition 53 (1): 1-25. [doi] [pdf] [appendix]

Massetti, Emanuele and Schakel, Arjan H. (2017) "Decentralisation reforms and regionalist parties' strength: accommodation, empowerment or both?," Political Studies 65 (2): 432-451. [doi] [pdf] [appendix]

Massetti, Emanuele and Schakel, Arjan H. (2016) "Between autonomy and secession: decentralization and regionalist party ideological radicalism," Party Politics 22 (1): 59-79. [doi] [pdf] [appendix]

Massetti, Emanuele and Schakel, Arjan H. (2015) "From class to region: How regionalist parties link (and subsume) left-right into centre-periphery politics," Party Politics 21 (6): 866-886. [doi] [pdf]

Schakel, Arjan H. (2015) "Nationalisation of regional elections in Central and Eastern Europe," East European Politics 31 (2): 229-247. [doi] [pdf]

Schakel, Arjan H. (2015) "How to analyze second-order election effects? A refined second-order election model," Comparative European Politics 13 (6): 636-655. [doi] [pdf] [appendix]

Schakel, Arjan H. and Dandoy, Régis (2014) "Electoral cycles and turnout in multilevel electoral systems," West European Politics 37 (3): 605-623. [doi] [pdf] [appendix]

Massetti, Emanuele and Schakel, Arjan H. (2013) "Ideology matters: why decentralization has a differentiated effect on regionalist parties' fortunes in Western democracies," European Journal of Political Research 52 (6): 797-821. [doi] [pdf] [appendix]

Schakel, Arjan H. (2013) "Congruence between regional and national elections," Comparative Political Studies 46 (5): 631-662. [doi] [pdf]

Jeffery, Charlie and Schakel, Arjan H. (2013) "Editorial: towards a regional political science," Regional Studies 47 (3): 299-302. [doi] [pdf]

Schakel, Arjan H. and Jeffery, Charlie (2013) "Are regional elections really second-order?," Regional Studies, 47, 3: 323-341. [doi] [pdf]

Jeffery, Charlie and Schakel, Arjan H. (2013) "Insights: methods and data beyond methodological nationalism," Regional Studies 47 (3): 402-404. [doi] [pdf]

Schakel, Arjan H. (2013) "Nationalisation of multilevel party systems: A conceptual and empirical analysis," European Journal of Political Research 52 (2): 212-236. [doi] [pdf] [appendix]

Schakel, Arjan H. (2010) "Explaining regional and local government: an empirical test of the decentralization theorem," Governance: An International Journal of Policy, Administration and Institutions 23 (2): 331-355. [doi] [pdf] [appendix]

Eijsackers, Herman, Bruggeman, Jorn, Harmsen, J., de Kort, Thijs and Schakel, Arjan H. (2009) "Colonization of PAH-contaminated dredged sediment by earthworms," Applied Soil Ecology 43 (2-3): 216-225. [doi] [pdf]

Schakel, Arjan H. (2009) "Explaining policy allocation over governmental tiers by identity and functionality," Acta Politica 44 (4): 385-409. [doi] [pdf]

Marks, Gary, Hooghe, Liesbet and Schakel Arjan H. (2008) "Measuring regional authority," Regional and Federal Studies 18 (2-3): 111-121. [doi] [pdf]

Hooghe, Liesbet, Schakel, Arjan H. and Marks, Gary (2008) "Operationalizing regional authority: A Coding Scheme for 42 Countries, 1950-2006," Regional and Federal Studies 18 (2-3): 123-142. [doi] [pdf]

Schakel Arjan H. (2008) "Validation of the regional authority index," Regional and Federal Studies 18 (2-3): 143-166. [doi] [pdf]

Marks, Gary, Hooghe, Liesbet and Schakel, Arjan H. (2008) "Patterns of regional authority," Regional and Federal Studies 18 (2-3): 167-181. [doi] [pdf]

Hooghe, Liesbet, Schakel, Arjan H., Marks, Gary (2008) "Appendix A: profiles of regional reform in 42 countries," Regional and Federal Studies 18 (2-3): 183-258. [doi] [pdf]

Hooghe, Liesbet, Schakel, Arjan H., Marks, Gary (2008) "Appendix B: country and regional scores," Regional and Federal Studies 18 (2-3): 183-258. [doi] [pdf]

Schakel, Arjan H. (2008) "Appendix C: a library on regional authority," Regional and Federal Studies 18 (2-3): 183-258. [doi] [pdf]