The centre–periphery dimension and trust in politicians: the case of Norway

Scholars have often studied social, political and economic factors affecting trust. This article considers the relationship between spatial location and trust in politicians. We hypothesise that the centre‒periphery framework developed by Stein Rokkan has explanatory value for the study of trust in politicians. By using multilevel regression analysis on a large-N survey on a crucial Read More


Marcus Buck, førsteamanuensis. Tor Midtbø, professor 2. Jonas Stein, stipendiat i statsvitenskap. Sigbjørn Svalestuen, universitetslektor. Kristian Høsøien Haugen, stipendiat i statsvitenskap. Unn-Doris Karlsen Bæck, professor Stein Ugelvik Larsen, professor emiritus Baard Borge, førsteamanuensis