English – University of Copenhagen


Behavioral and Experimental Public Administration Lab (BEPAL) is a virtual lab spanning research projects within the field of public administration that draw on psychological theories and use experimental designs.

BEPAL aims to bridge the gap between research in (political) psychology and public administration in order improve public services and the public sector's responsiveness to citizens' aspirations. Behavioral insights and evidence in the service of citizens and democracy.  

BEPAL links basic research to practice and welcomes suggestions and ideas for collaboration with external partners in both the public, private, and non-profit sector.

Fear and information?

New research project funded by Tryg Foundation: How can we raise awareness about crime prevention without triggering fear among citizens? Læs mere her.

Collaborate on a project?

We welcome collaboration with public and private organizations. Please contact us for more information about how psychological theories and randomized experiments can helt improve public services.