Univ.-Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Claudius Müller
T: +43-1-4277-49711
Winter term 2021
210066 VO BAK12: SpezialVO Austrian Politics - Austrian Parties History Organisation Politics
210132 SE M11: Research Practice - Comparison of constitutional policies
210149 SE BAK13 State Activity, Policy and Governance Analyses - Inter-election politics
Summer term 2021
210076 VO BAK12: SpezialVO Austrian Politics - Austria's parties: history, organisation and politics
210128 SE M7: State Activity, Policy and Governance Analyses - Inter-election democracy
400004 FK New Research in Political and Competition Institutions - Colloquium for Doctoral Candidates


Jenny, M., & Müller, W. C. (2021). Austria: Individual Talent, Official Functions, and Party Size. In H. Bäck, M. Debus, & J. M. Fernanden (Eds.), The Politics of Legislative Debate Around the World (pp. 152-174). Oxford University Press.


Müller, W. C. (2021). Austria: Phasing-out Grand Coalition Government. In T. Bergman, H. Bäck, & J. Hellström (Eds.), Coalition Governance in Western Europe (pp. 41-80). Oxford University Press.


Sindbjerg Martinsen, D. (Ed.), Goetz, K. (Ed.), & Müller, W. C. (2021). COVID-19 in Europe: Political Reactions and Consequences. Routledge.

Sieberer, U., Meyer, T., Bäck, H., Ceron, A., Falcó-Gimeno, A., Guinaudeau, I., Hansen, M. E., Kolltveit, K., Louwerse, T., Müller, W. C., & Persson, T. (2021). The political dynamics of portfolio design in European democracies. British Journal of Political Science, 51(2), 772-787. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0007123419000346



Müller, W. C. (Editorial Journalist), Bodlos, A. (Editorial Journalist), Ennser-Jedenastik, L. (Editorial Journalist), Gahn, C. (Editorial Journalist), Graf, E. (Editorial Journalist), Haselmayer, M. (Editorial Journalist), Haudum, T. (Editorial Journalist), Huber, L. M. (Editorial Journalist), Meyer, T. (Editorial Journalist), & Wurzer, K. (Editorial Journalist). (2021). AUTNES Content Analysis of Party Manifestos 2017 (SUF edition). Software or database https://doi.org/10.11587/9LZSK5


Müller, W. C. (Editorial Journalist), Bodlos, A. (Editorial Journalist), Dolezal, M. (Editorial Journalist), Eder, N. (Editorial Journalist), Ennser-Jedenastik, L. (Editorial Journalist), Gahn, C. (Editorial Journalist), Graf, E. (Editorial Journalist), Haselmayer, M. (Editorial Journalist), Haudum, T. (Editorial Journalist), Huber, L. M. (Editorial Journalist), Kaltenegger, M. (Editorial Journalist), Meyer, T. (Editorial Journalist), Praprotnik, K. (Editorial Journalist), Winkler, A. K. (Editorial Journalist), & Wurzer, K. (Editorial Journalist). (2020). AUTNES Content Analysis of Party Manifestos: Cumulative File (SUF edition). Software or database https://doi.org/10.11587/DEHBL2



Bergman, T., Ilonszki, G., & Müller, W. C. (2019). Coalition Governance in Central Eastern Europe. Oxford University Press. Comparative Politics

Müller, W. C., Bergman, T., & Ilonszki, G. (2019). Extending the Coalition Life-cycle Approach to Central Eastern Europe – An Introduction. In T. Bergman, G. Ilonszki, & W. C. Müller (Eds.), Coalition Governance in Central Eastern Europe (pp. 1–59). Oxford University Press. Comparative Politics

Müller, W. C., Strobl, D., Bäck, H., & Angelova, M. (2019). Prime Minister Powers and Reform Productivity across Western European Countries. Paper presented at 115th American Political Science Association Annual Meeting and Exhibition, Washington D.C., United States.


Müller, W. C., & Kaltenegger, M. (2019). Party congress politics: Towards the real story of party organizations.. Paper presented at Intra-Party Politics in Times of Crisis, Glasgow, United Kingdom.

“Strong“ vs. “Weak“ Governments and the Challenge of Economic Reforms

Wolfgang Claudius Müller (Speaker)

22 May 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


How to get funded and how to get published in good journals

Wolfgang Claudius Müller (Speaker)

7 Feb 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Strong“ vs. “Weak“ Governments and the Challenge of Economic Reforms

Wolfgang Claudius Müller (Speaker)

6 Feb 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


The Austrian 2017 Election: The End of an Era

Wolfgang Claudius Müller (Speaker)

8 Mar 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Rewards and Appeasement: Explaining Patterns of Parties’ Responsiveness towards Activist Preferences

Wolfgang Claudius Müller (Speaker)

9 Feb 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Ministerial government and reform productivity in parliamentary democracies

Wolfgang Claudius Müller (Speaker)

3 Dec 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Party Organization as Resource and as Constraints: A Research Program

Wolfgang Claudius Müller (Speaker)

5 Oct 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Nationalratswahl 2013. Was hat Österreich bewegt?

Wolfgang Claudius Müller (Speaker)

30 Nov 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The Role of the Parties in National Election Campaigns Today

Wolfgang Claudius Müller (Speaker)

28 Nov 201329 Nov 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Dos and Don´ts bei der Projektantragstellung

Wolfgang Claudius Müller (Speaker)

21 Nov 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Beyond Institutional Stability. Mapping Changes in Parliamentary Rules across European Democracies

Wolfgang Claudius Müller (Speaker)

30 Aug 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther




Beyond Institutional Stability. Mapping Changes in Parliamentary Rules across European Democracies

Wolfgang Claudius Müller (Speaker)

24 Jun 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Who benefits from parliamentary rule change? Majority and minority rights in Western European parliaments

Wolfgang Claudius Müller (Speaker)

10 Apr 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Zum aktuellen Politikverständnis in Österreich: Zum Politikverständnis österreichischer Politiker

Wolfgang Claudius Müller (Speaker)

6 May 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther




The Architecture of Coalition Governance.

Wolfgang Claudius Müller (Contributor)

10 Sep 2010

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther





The Ideological Cohesion of Political Parties. An Analysis of Parliamentary Speeches in Austria and Germany.

Wolfgang Claudius Müller (Contributor)

10 Sep 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Mutual Veto? How Coalitions Work.

Wolfgang Claudius Müller (Contributor)

14 May 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Engineering Parliamentary Rules. A Theoretical Framework and Macro Patterns in 20 European Democracies.

Wolfgang Claudius Müller (Contributor)

14 Apr 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


How Political Parties Enforce Patronage Deals.

Wolfgang Claudius Müller (Contributor)

14 Apr 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Koalitionsmechanismen in einer Großen Koalition: Das Beispiel der Regierung Merkel.

Wolfgang Claudius Müller (Contributor)

16 Mar 2009

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


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