Articles in international, peer-reviewed journals

Gattermann, K. (2018). Mediated personalization of executive European Union politics: Examining patterns in broadsheet coverage, 1992-2016The International Journal of Press/Politics, advance online publication. DOI: 10.1177/1940161218779231

Kruikemeier, S., Gattermann, K., & Vliegenthart, R. (2018). Understanding the dynamics of politicians’ visibility in traditional and social media. The Information Society, 34(4), 215-228.

Gattermann, K. & de Vreese, C.H. (2017). The role of candidate evaluations in the 2014 European Parliament elections: Towards the personalization of voting behaviour? European Union Politics, 18(3), 447-468.

Gattermann, K., de Vreese, C.H. & van der Brug, W. (2016). Evaluations of the Spitzenkandidaten: The Role of Information and News Exposure in Citizens’ Preference Formation. Politics and Governance, 4(1), 37-54.

Van der Brug, W., Gattermann, K. & de Vreese, C.H. (2016). Introduction: How different were the European Elections of 2014? Politics and Governance, 4(1), 1-8.

Gattermann, K., Högenauer, A.-L. & Huff, A. (2016). Research note: Studying a new phase of Europeanisation of national parliaments. European Political Science, 15(1), 89-107.

Gattermann, K. & Vasilopoulou, S. (2015). Absent yet popular? Explaining news visibility of Members of the European Parliament. European Journal of Political Research, 54(1), 121-140.

Gattermann, K. & Hefftler, C. (2015). Beyond Institutional Capacity: Political Motivation and Parliamentary Behaviour in the Early Warning System. West European Politics, 38(2), 305-334.

Gattermann, K. (2013). News about the European Parliament: Patterns and External Drivers of Broadsheet Coverage. European Union Politics, 14(3), 436-457.

Vasilopoulou, S. & Gattermann, K. (2013). Matching Policy Preferences: The Linkage between Voters and MEPs. Journal of European Public Policy, 20(4), 606-625.

Special Issue

Van der Brug, W., Gattermann, K., & de Vreese, C.H. (2016). How Different Were the European Elections of 2014? Politics and Governance, 4(1)


Gattermann, K. (2011). News about the European Parliament: Patterns and Drivers of Broadsheet Coverage. PhD Thesis, London School of Economics and Political Science

Book chapters

Gattermann, K. & Vasilopoulou, S. (2017). Eurosceptic candidate MEPs in the news: a transnational perspective. In J. Fitzgibbon, B. Leruth, & N. Startin (Eds.), Euroscepticism as a transnational and pan-European phenomenon: The emergence of a new sphere of opposition (pp. 130-146). Abingdon: Routledge

Gattermann, K. (2015). Europäische Spitzenkandidaten und deren (Un-) Sichtbarkeit in der nationalen Zeitungsberichterstattung [The European Spitzenkandidaten and their (in-) visibility in national press coverage], in Kaeding, M. and Switek, N. (eds.) Die Europawahl 2014: Spitzenkandidaten, Protestparteien, Nichtwähler [The 2014 European Elections: Spitzenkandidaten, protest parties, non-voters] (pp. 211-222), Wiesbaden: Springer VS.

Hefftler, C. & Gattermann, K. (2015). Inter­parliamentary cooperation in the European Union: Patterns, problems and potential, in Hefftler, C., Neuhold, C., Rozenberg, O. and Smith, J. (eds.) Palgrave Handbook of National Parliaments and the European Union (pp. 94-115), Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Other publications

Gattermann, K. (2017). Book review: New Perspectives on Negative Campaigning: Why Attack Politics Matters. Edited by Alessandro Nai and Annemarie Walter, ECPR Press: Colchester, 2015. European Journal of Communication, 32(1), 69-71.

Gattermann, K. (2015). Book review: Between-Election Democracy: The Representative Relationship after Election Day. Edited by Peter Esaiasson and Hanne Marthe Narud, ECPR Press, 2013. West European Politics, 38(3), 746-747.

Gattermann, K. (2014). Opportunities, strategies and ideologies: The incentives of European Parliament political groups for inter-parliamentary cooperation. OPAL Online Paper, No. 16/2014


Gattermann, K., Wessels, W., & Hoppe, A. (2016). Final report: PADEMIA – Erasmus Academic Network on Parliamentary Democracy in Europe, delivered to the European Commission and published on the PADEMIA website