Bettina Petersohn

Swansea University
Lecturer in Politics

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The UK’s Not So Federal Solutions

The term ‘federal’ has been thrown around fairly loosely since the general election but, says Bettina Petersohn, the current proposals fall along way short.
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Asymmetries in UK devolution: the logical consequence of bilateral negotiations

The processes of devolution within the UK has taken place at different speeds and in response to varying demands. However, explains Bettina Petersohn, such an approach inevitably leads to asymmetric outcomes.

Building Governments on Different Levels

There is considerably more to building coalitions than simple arithmetic, explains Bettina Petersohn. Prospective prime ministers may have an eye on strategy as much as stability and they would do well to consider the impact of post-election deal making in the devolved assemblies.