Lluís Medir Tejado

Lluís Medir Tejado

Lecturer Professor

ORCID: 0000-0002-1878-8217
Scopus Author ID: 56755264200
Researcher ID: M-8364-2015
Knowledge area: Ciència Política i de l'Administració

Elected member of the Law Faculty Council

Research group: Grup de Recerca d'Estudis Locals (GREL)

Grup d'Innovació Docent de Gestió i Administració Pública (GID-GAP)

Contact Information
Department of Political Science, Constitutional Law and Philosophy of Law
Departament de Dret Constitucional i Ciència Política Avda. Diagonal 684 (Principal, despatx 1)


Public Policies
Local Government
Spanish political system
Multilevel governance and institutional design
Political Science

My profile

I hold a degree in Law (2004) and in Political Science (2006) both by the Universitat de Barcelona (UB) and I did my Master in Political Sociology at the Institut d'Études Politiques in Toulouse ... + info

Academic training

Llicenciat en Dret (UB)
Llicenciat en Ciència Política i de l'Administració (UB)
Master en Sociologie de l'Action Publique (IEP Toulouse)
Docteur en Science Politique (IEP-UT1 Toulouse)
Doctor en Dret i Ciència Política (UB)

Research interests

Intergovernmental relations
Local government
Multilevel governance and institutional design
Public policies

Relevant publications

Navarro, C.; Medir, Ll. Patterns of gender representation in councils at the second tier of local government: assessing the gender gap in an unexplored institutional setting. In Policy Making at the Second Tier of Local Government in Europe. What is happening in provinces, counties, départements and landkreise in the ongoing re-scalling of stathood?. Routledge, Taylor & Francis. 2016 . http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781315673004
Steyvers, K; Medir, L. From the Few Are Still Chosen the Few? Continuity and Change in the Social Background of European Mayors. In Political Leaders and Changing Local Democracy. Springer Verlag. 2018 . https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-67410-0_3
Medir Tejado, Lluís; Pano Puey, Esther; Viñas Ferrer, Alba; Magre Ferran, Jaume. Dealing with Austerity: a case of local resilience in Southern Europe. In Local Government Studies. Volume 43. Number 4. 2017 . Institutional Repository
Medir Tejado, Lluís; Magre Ferran, Jaume; Tomàs Fornés, Mariona. Mayors' perceptions on local government reforms and decentralization in Spain. In Revista Española de Ciencia Politica. Volume 46. Number Marzo 2018. 2018 . Institutional Repository
Medir, Ll.; Pano, E. Modelling local autonomy and dependence through cooperative relations. In International Journal of Public Sector Management. Volume 31. Number 4. 2018 . https://doi.org/10.1108/IJPSM-01-2017-0013

Other activities

Research award 2010-2015
Teaching distinction 2008-2013
Premi extraordinari de Llicenciatura en Ciències Polítiques i de l'Administració 2006
Premi extraordinari de Doctorat de la Facultat de Dret curs 2012/2013

Participations in Congresses

Medir, Lluís; Pano, Esther; Tomàs, Mariona. Local-Regional relations in a multilevel governance scenario: leadership, accountability, transparency. A systemic overview. International Political Science Association (IPSA). Madrid. SPAIN. 2012
Medir Tejado, Lluís. Rise and delcine of participatory instruments at the local level: from normative assumptions to policy outcomes. ECPR Joint Sessions 2014. Salamanca. SPAIN. 2014
Medir, Ll.; Pano, E.; Magre, J. Austerity Measures and Budget impact in municipalities: from political claims to empirical evidences. ECPR Joint Sessions 2015. Warsaw. POLAND. 2015
Medir, Ll.; Magre, J.; Pano, E.; Viñas, A. Local Governments resilience: how municipalities accommodate budget reductions coming from the State. European Group for Public Administration 2015 Annual Conference. Toulouse. FRANCE. 2015
Vallbé, J-J; Medir, L. Correctness or coherence? Attribution of responsibilty in multilevel political settings. European Political Science Association annual conference. Milan. ITALY. 2017


Laboratoire des sciences sociales du politique (LaSSP) . 2008 . Ref.EA4715 . Ministère de l'Education Nationale (France) . PI: Julien Weisben
Les xarxes d'estructuració de la cooperació entre la Generalitat i els governs locals . 2009 - 2010 . Escola d'Administració Pública de Catalunya . PI: Esther Pano Puey
Grup de Recerca en Estudis Locals (GREL) . 2014 - 2017 . Ref.2014SGR838 . Agència de Gestió d'Ajuts Universitaris i de Recerca (AGAUR) . PI: Jaime Magre Ferran
Una nueva arquitectura local: eficiencia, dimensión y democracia . 2014 - 2016 . Ref.CSO2013-48641-C2-2-R . Ministerio de Economia y Competitividad . PI: Jaime Magre Ferran
Towards citizen-centred active ageing and well-being (CCentre) . 2016 - 2016 . Ref.16027 . Unió Europea . PI: Maria Elena Lauroba Lacasa

More Information: www.ub.edu/grel