António Tavares is Associate Professor w/ Habilitation at the University of Minho. He is co-editor of the Urban Affairs Review. His research has been published in a wide range of journals in political science and public administration. Tavares received his Ph.D. in Public Administration from the Askew School of Public Administration and Policy at Florida State University.
Territorial Reforms; Regional Governance; Service Delivery; Political and Civic Engagement.
Deslatte, A., Tavares, A., & Feiock, R. C. (2018). Policy of Delay: Evidence from a Bayesian Analysis of Metropolitan Land-Use Choices. Policy Studies Journal, 46(3), 674–699. DOI
Roeger, A., & Tavares, A. F. (2018). Water safety plans by utilities: A review of research on implementation. Utilities Policy, 53, 15–24. DOI
Tavares, A. F. (2018). Municipal amalgamations and their effects: A literature review. Miscellanea Geographica, 22(1), 5–15. DOI
Tavares, A. F., & da Cruz, N. F. (2017). Explaining the transparency of local government websites through a political market framework. Government Information Quarterly. DOI
Cruz, N. F., Tavares, A. F., Marques, R. C., Jorge, S., & de Sousa, L. (2016). Measuring Local Government Transparency. Public Management Review, 18(6), 866–893. DOI
Administration and Policy of the European Union
Evaluation of Public Policies
Local Government and Administration