Jesper Schlæger

Recent publications Chinese public administration

Links to publishers and manuscripts




Schlæger, Jesper. 2013. E-Government in China: Technology, power and local government reform. London: Routledge.


Journal articles – peer reviewed

Schlæger, Jesper and Wang, Qian. 2015. ‘The Limits of Planning in China: Equalizing Basic Education through the Internet’. Chinese Journal of Communication 8(1): 78-94.


Schlæger, Jesper and Jiang, Min. 2014. ‘Official Microblogging and Social Management by Local Governments in China’. China Information 28(2): 189-213.


Schlæger, Jesper. 2011. E-government og administrativ reform: One-stop-borgerservice i Chengdu [E-government and administrative reform: One-stop citizen service in Chengdu]. Samfundsøkonomen 2011 (5): 44-49. (In Danish).


Schlæger, Jesper. 2010. ‘Digital Governance and Institutional Change: Examining the Role of E-government in China’s Coal Sector’. Policy and Internet, 2(1), article 3.


Li, Bin and Schlæger, Jesper. 2009. ‘Linian, zhidu he jishu de youxiao hudong: danmai de dianzi zhengwu fazhan ji qi dui zhongguo de qishi [The Interplay between Ideas, Institutions, and Technologies: E-government Development in Denmark and Inspirations for China]’ Dianzi zhengwu [E-government] 2009(6): 121-125 (with Li, B.) (in Chinese).


Schlæger, Jesper and Blaxekjær, Lau. 2008. ‘Lean i Japan: New Public Management og lean i offentlig forvaltning [Lean in Japan: New Public Management and Lean in public administration]’, Politik 11(1): (with Blaxekjær, L.) (in Danish).


Book chapters – peer reviewed

Schlæger, Jesper. Forthcoming. ‘Collaboration in China’s E-Government: A Cultural-Theory Analysis’ in Yijia Jing (ed.) China’s Road to Collaboration. Palgrave.


Schlæger, Jesper. 2014. ‘Digital monitoring and public administrative reform in China’, in Brødsgaard, K. E. (ed.) Globalization and Public Sector Reform in China. London: Routledge, p. 34-76.


Schlæger, Jesper. 2014. ‘Xibu shaoshu minzu diqu dianzi canyu fazhan baogao [Development report of e-participation in the minority regions of western China]’, in Yang, M. (ed.) 2013 Xibu fazhan pinglun [Western China Development Review 2013]. Chengdu: Sichuan University Press.


Schlæger, Jesper. 2013. ‘Xibu dianzi zhengwu pinglun: jin yi bu tuidong dianzi canyu [Western China E-government Development Review: Enhancing e-participation]’. In Luo, Z. (ed.) 2012 Xibu fazhan pinglun [Western China Development Review 2012]. Chengdu: Sichuan University Press.


Schlæger, Jesper. 2010. ‘The Role of M-Government in Western China Development’ in Mobile Information Communication Technologies Adoption in Developing Countries: Effects and Implications. Ed. Ahmed Gad Abdel-Wahab and Ahmed Ahmed A. El-Masry. Hershey: IGI Global. (p. 117-133) (reprinted in Information Resources Management Association (ed.) Regional Development: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications. Hershey: IGI Global, 2012, p. 364-380).


Schlæger, Jesper. 2010. ‘E-hallinto kiinassa: parempaa palvelua internetin ja kännykän avulla (E-governance in China: Better Service through Internet and Mobile Phones)’. In Kiinan miljoonakaupungit − Hallinto, liike-elämä ja elinympäristö muutoksessa. Ed. Outi Luova. Helsinki: Gaudeamus Helsinki University Press (p. 101-121) (In Finnish).


Edited volumes

Schlæger, Jesper (ed.). 2012. Digital forvaltning [E-government]. Politik 15(3).


Strandsbjerg, Jeppe, Schlæger, Jesper and Gad, Ulrik Pram (eds). 2011. Arktis: suveræniteter, styring, geopolitik [The Arctic: sovereignities, governance, geo-politics], Politik 14(1).



Schlæger, Jesper. 2012. Introduktion [Introduction]. Editorial. Politik 15(3) (in Danish).


Strandsbjerg, Jeppe, Schlæger, Jesper and Gad, Ulrik Pram. 2011. Introduktion [Introduction]. Politik 14(1): 3-4 (in Danish).