Dr Neil Munro

  • Senior Lecturer in Chinese Politics (Politics)

Research interests

Neil Munro holds a BA (combined honours) in Chinese and Russian (Queensland, 1990) and a PhD in public policy from University of Strathclyde (2004). He has a comparative interest in participation in governance in post-communist societies, and has published on a wide range of themes ranging from acceptance of bureaucratic norms through national identity, regime legitimacy and social cohesion. His current research focuses on these and other issues in relation to social and environmental policies in China.


Publications

Selected publications

Munro, N. (2018) Does refusal bias influence the measurement of Chinese political trust? Journal of Contemporary China, 27(111), pp. 457-471. (doi:10.1080/10670564.2018.1410981)

Munro, N. (2018) 'Market justice' in China and Russia. Journal of Chinese Governance, 3(3), pp. 307-330. (doi:10.1080/23812346.2018.1490102)

Munro, N. and Kweka, O. (2018) Social Accountability for Safe and Sustainable Domestic Water Provision in Dar es Salaam and Morogoro. Project Report. University of Glasgow and University of Dar es Salaam.

Munro, N. (2017) Predictors of support for state for state social welfare provision in Russia and China. Europe-Asia Studies, 69(1), pp. 53-75. (doi:10.1080/09668136.2016.1265643)

Duckett, J. , Hunt, K. , Munro, N. and Sutton, M. (2016) Does distrust in providers affect health-care utilization in China? Health Policy and Planning, 31(8), pp. 1001-1009. (doi:10.1093/heapol/czw024) (PMID:27117483) (PMCID:PMC5013779)

Munro, N. and Duckett, J. (2016) Explaining public satisfaction with health care systems: findings from a nationwide survey in China. Health Expectations, 19(3), pp. 654-666. (doi:10.1111/hex.12429) (PMID:26595456) (PMCID:PMC4991297)

Munro, N. (2014) Profiling the victims: public awareness of pollution-related harm in China. Journal of Contemporary China, 23(86), pp. 314-329. (doi:10.1080/10670564.2013.832532)

Munro, N. (2013) The socio-political bases of willingness to join environmental NGOs in China: a study in social cohesion. International Journal of Social Quality, 3(1), pp. 57-81. (doi:10.3167/IJSQ.2013.030105)

Munro, N. (2012) Connections, paperwork or passivity: strategies of popular engagement with the Chinese bureaucracy. China Journal, 68, pp. 147-176. (doi:10.1086/666576)

All publications

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2018

Munro, N. (2018) Does refusal bias influence the measurement of Chinese political trust? Journal of Contemporary China, 27(111), pp. 457-471. (doi:10.1080/10670564.2018.1410981)

Munro, N. (2018) 'Market justice' in China and Russia. Journal of Chinese Governance, 3(3), pp. 307-330. (doi:10.1080/23812346.2018.1490102)

Munro, N. and Kweka, O. (2018) Social Accountability for Safe and Sustainable Domestic Water Provision in Dar es Salaam and Morogoro. Project Report. University of Glasgow and University of Dar es Salaam.

2017

White, S., McAllister, I. and Munro, N. (2017) Economic inequality and political stability in Russia and China. Europe-Asia Studies, 69(1), pp. 1-7. (doi:10.1080/09668136.2016.1270580)

Munro, N. (2017) Predictors of support for state for state social welfare provision in Russia and China. Europe-Asia Studies, 69(1), pp. 53-75. (doi:10.1080/09668136.2016.1265643)

2016

Duckett, J. , Hunt, K. , Munro, N. and Sutton, M. (2016) Does distrust in providers affect health-care utilization in China? Health Policy and Planning, 31(8), pp. 1001-1009. (doi:10.1093/heapol/czw024) (PMID:27117483) (PMCID:PMC5013779)

Munro, N. and Duckett, J. (2016) Explaining public satisfaction with health care systems: findings from a nationwide survey in China. Health Expectations, 19(3), pp. 654-666. (doi:10.1111/hex.12429) (PMID:26595456) (PMCID:PMC4991297)

2015

Munro, N. (2015) Patterns of China–Russia cooperation in multilateral forums. In: Brown, K. (ed.) The EU-China Relationship: European Perspectives. A Manual for Policy Makers. Imperial College Press: London. ISBN 9781783264544

Munro, N. (2015) Pinggu Zhongguo gongzhong canyu huanjing zhili youxiaoxing de di yi bu. In: Yu, W. (ed.) Zhong Wai huanjing gonggong zhili bijiao yanjiu = Comparative Research on Public Environmental Governance in China and Abroad. China Environmental Science Press, pp. 72-94. ISBN 9787511124029

Munro, N. (2015) Zhong Ou gongzhong canyu huanjing zhili de youxiaoxing duibi. In: Yu, W. (ed.) Zhong Wai huanjing gonggong zhili bijiao yanjiu = Comparative Research on Public Environmental Governance in China and Abroad. China Environmental Science Press, pp. 49-71. ISBN 9787511124029

Munro, N. (2015) Zhongguo gongzhong jiaru huanjing NGO yiyuan de shehui zhengzhi jichu: yi xiang youguan shehui ningjuli de yanjiu. In: Yu, W. (ed.) Zhong Wai huanjing gonggong zhili bijiao yanjiu = Comparative Research on Public Environmental Governance in China and Abroad. China Environmental Science Press, pp. 24-48. ISBN 9787511124029

Zhang, G., Lin, K. and Munro, N. (2015) European experience of public participation in environmental governance. In: Lin, K. and Lv, H. (eds.) International Experience of Environmental Protection and Public Participation. China Environmental Press: Beijing, China, pp. 25-68. ISBN 9787511124524

2014

Chng, N. R. and Munro, N. (2014) The Comparative Effectiveness of Participation in Environmental Governance in China and Europe. Project Report. EU-China Environmental Governance Programme. (Unpublished)

Munro, N. (2014) Profiling the victims: public awareness of pollution-related harm in China. Journal of Contemporary China, 23(86), pp. 314-329. (doi:10.1080/10670564.2013.832532)

Munro, N. and Chng, N. R. (2014) First Steps Towards Evaluating the Effectiveness of Participation in Environmental Governance in China. Project Report. EU-China Environmental Governance Programme. (Unpublished)

2013

Munro, N. (2013) Chinese Strategies for Getting Health Care: Guanxi and its Alternatives. Working Paper. University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK.

Munro, N. (2013) The socio-political bases of willingness to join environmental NGOs in China: a study in social cohesion. International Journal of Social Quality, 3(1), pp. 57-81. (doi:10.3167/IJSQ.2013.030105)

2012

Munro, N. (2012) Connections, paperwork or passivity: strategies of popular engagement with the Chinese bureaucracy. China Journal, 68, pp. 147-176. (doi:10.1086/666576)

2011

Rose, R., Mishler, W. and Munro, N.M. (2011) Popular Support for an Undemocratic Regime: the Changing Views of Russians. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge. ISBN 9781107009523

2010

Rose, R. and Munro, N. (2010) United Kingdom. In: Nohlen, D. and Stöver, P. (eds.) Elections in Europe: A Data Handbook. Nomos: Baden-Baden, Germany, pp. 2001-2034. ISBN 9783832956097

2009

Rose, R., Munro, N. and Wallace, C. (2009) Quality of Life in Europe, 2003-2007: Second European Quality of Life Survey. European Foundation for Improvement of Living and Working Conditions: Dublin.

Rose, R. and Munro, N.M. (2009) Parties and Elections in New European Democracies. Series: ECPR Press series. ECPR Press: Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, Essex, England. ISBN 9780955820328

2008

Munro, N. (2008) Democracy postponed: Chinese learning from the Soviet collapse. Journal of Current Chinese Affairs, 37(4), pp. 31-61.

Rose, R., Mishler, W. and Munro, N. (2008) Time matters: adapting to transformation. Journal of Communist Studies and Transition Politics, 24(1), pp. 90-114. (doi:10.1080/13523270701840480)

2007

Munro, N. (2007) Which way does Ukraine face? Popular orientations towards Russia and Western Europe. Problems of Post-Communism, 54(6), pp. 43-58.

2006

Munro, N. (2006) Russia's persistent communist legacy: nostalgia, reaction and reactionary expectations. Post-Soviet Affairs, 22(4), pp. 289-313. (doi:10.2747/1060-586X.22.4.289)

Rose, R., Berglund, S. and Munro, N. (2006) Baltic identities and interests in a European setting. In: McGarry, J. and Keating, M. (eds.) European Integration and the Nationalities Question. Series: Routledge innovations in political theory (21). Routledge: London, UK, pp. 308-328. ISBN 9780415401005

Rose, R., Mishler, W. and Munro, N.M. (2006) Russia Transformed: Developing Popular Support for a New Regime. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, England. ISBN 9780521871754

2004

Rose, R., Munro, N. and Mishler, W. (2004) Resigned acceptance of an incomplete democracy: Russia's political equilibrium. Post-Soviet Affairs, 20(3), pp. 195-218. (doi:10.2747/1060-586X.20.3.195)

2003

White, S., Munro, N. and Rose, R. (2003) Parties, voters and foreign policy. In: Hesli, V. and Reisinger, W. (eds.) The 1999-2000 Elections in Russia: Their Impact and Legacy. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, UK, pp. 51-72. ISBN 9780521816762 (doi:10.1017/CBO9780511550355.003)

2002

Munro, N. (2002) Post-Communist regime support in space and time context. Journal of Communist Studies and Transition Politics, 18(2), pp. 103-125. (doi:10.1080/714003603)

Rose, R. and Munro, N.M. (2002) Elections Without Order: Russia's Challenge to Vladimir Putin. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, England. ISBN 9780521816090

2001

Rose, R., Munro, N. and White, S. (2001) Voting in a floating party system: The 1999 Duma election. Europe-Asia Studies, 53(3), pp. 419-443. (doi:10.1080/09668130120045870)

2000

Rose, R., Munro, N. and White, S. (2000) The 1999 Duma Vote: A Floating Party System. Studies in Public Policy(331),

Rose, R., Munro, N. and White, S. (2000) How Strong Is Vladimir Putin's Support?: A Study in Breadth, Commitment and Durability. Studies in Public Policy(332),

Rose, R., Munro, N. and White, S. (2000) How strong is Vladimir Putin's support? Post-Soviet Affairs, 16(4), pp. 287-312.

White, S., Munro, N. and Rose, R. (2000) Russian Voters and Foreign Policy. Studies in Public Policy(334),

1999

Rose, R., Shin, D.C. and Munro, N. (1999) Tension between the democratic ideal and reality: the Korean example. In: Norris, P. (ed.) Critical Citizens: Global Support for Democratic Government. Oxford University Press: Oxford, England, pp. 146-165. ISBN 9780198295686

This list was generated on Sun Dec 15 18:34:39 2019 GMT.
Number of items: 38.

Articles

Munro, N. (2018) Does refusal bias influence the measurement of Chinese political trust? Journal of Contemporary China, 27(111), pp. 457-471. (doi:10.1080/10670564.2018.1410981)

Munro, N. (2018) 'Market justice' in China and Russia. Journal of Chinese Governance, 3(3), pp. 307-330. (doi:10.1080/23812346.2018.1490102)

White, S., McAllister, I. and Munro, N. (2017) Economic inequality and political stability in Russia and China. Europe-Asia Studies, 69(1), pp. 1-7. (doi:10.1080/09668136.2016.1270580)

Munro, N. (2017) Predictors of support for state for state social welfare provision in Russia and China. Europe-Asia Studies, 69(1), pp. 53-75. (doi:10.1080/09668136.2016.1265643)

Duckett, J. , Hunt, K. , Munro, N. and Sutton, M. (2016) Does distrust in providers affect health-care utilization in China? Health Policy and Planning, 31(8), pp. 1001-1009. (doi:10.1093/heapol/czw024) (PMID:27117483) (PMCID:PMC5013779)

Munro, N. and Duckett, J. (2016) Explaining public satisfaction with health care systems: findings from a nationwide survey in China. Health Expectations, 19(3), pp. 654-666. (doi:10.1111/hex.12429) (PMID:26595456) (PMCID:PMC4991297)

Munro, N. (2014) Profiling the victims: public awareness of pollution-related harm in China. Journal of Contemporary China, 23(86), pp. 314-329. (doi:10.1080/10670564.2013.832532)

Munro, N. (2013) The socio-political bases of willingness to join environmental NGOs in China: a study in social cohesion. International Journal of Social Quality, 3(1), pp. 57-81. (doi:10.3167/IJSQ.2013.030105)

Munro, N. (2012) Connections, paperwork or passivity: strategies of popular engagement with the Chinese bureaucracy. China Journal, 68, pp. 147-176. (doi:10.1086/666576)

Munro, N. (2008) Democracy postponed: Chinese learning from the Soviet collapse. Journal of Current Chinese Affairs, 37(4), pp. 31-61.

Rose, R., Mishler, W. and Munro, N. (2008) Time matters: adapting to transformation. Journal of Communist Studies and Transition Politics, 24(1), pp. 90-114. (doi:10.1080/13523270701840480)

Munro, N. (2007) Which way does Ukraine face? Popular orientations towards Russia and Western Europe. Problems of Post-Communism, 54(6), pp. 43-58.

Munro, N. (2006) Russia's persistent communist legacy: nostalgia, reaction and reactionary expectations. Post-Soviet Affairs, 22(4), pp. 289-313. (doi:10.2747/1060-586X.22.4.289)

Rose, R., Munro, N. and Mishler, W. (2004) Resigned acceptance of an incomplete democracy: Russia's political equilibrium. Post-Soviet Affairs, 20(3), pp. 195-218. (doi:10.2747/1060-586X.20.3.195)

Munro, N. (2002) Post-Communist regime support in space and time context. Journal of Communist Studies and Transition Politics, 18(2), pp. 103-125. (doi:10.1080/714003603)

Rose, R., Munro, N. and White, S. (2001) Voting in a floating party system: The 1999 Duma election. Europe-Asia Studies, 53(3), pp. 419-443. (doi:10.1080/09668130120045870)

Rose, R., Munro, N. and White, S. (2000) The 1999 Duma Vote: A Floating Party System. Studies in Public Policy(331),

Rose, R., Munro, N. and White, S. (2000) How Strong Is Vladimir Putin's Support?: A Study in Breadth, Commitment and Durability. Studies in Public Policy(332),

Rose, R., Munro, N. and White, S. (2000) How strong is Vladimir Putin's support? Post-Soviet Affairs, 16(4), pp. 287-312.

White, S., Munro, N. and Rose, R. (2000) Russian Voters and Foreign Policy. Studies in Public Policy(334),

Books

Rose, R., Mishler, W. and Munro, N.M. (2011) Popular Support for an Undemocratic Regime: the Changing Views of Russians. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge. ISBN 9781107009523

Rose, R., Munro, N. and Wallace, C. (2009) Quality of Life in Europe, 2003-2007: Second European Quality of Life Survey. European Foundation for Improvement of Living and Working Conditions: Dublin.

Rose, R. and Munro, N.M. (2009) Parties and Elections in New European Democracies. Series: ECPR Press series. ECPR Press: Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, Essex, England. ISBN 9780955820328

Rose, R., Mishler, W. and Munro, N.M. (2006) Russia Transformed: Developing Popular Support for a New Regime. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, England. ISBN 9780521871754

Rose, R. and Munro, N.M. (2002) Elections Without Order: Russia's Challenge to Vladimir Putin. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, England. ISBN 9780521816090

Book Sections

Munro, N. (2015) Patterns of China–Russia cooperation in multilateral forums. In: Brown, K. (ed.) The EU-China Relationship: European Perspectives. A Manual for Policy Makers. Imperial College Press: London. ISBN 9781783264544

Munro, N. (2015) Pinggu Zhongguo gongzhong canyu huanjing zhili youxiaoxing de di yi bu. In: Yu, W. (ed.) Zhong Wai huanjing gonggong zhili bijiao yanjiu = Comparative Research on Public Environmental Governance in China and Abroad. China Environmental Science Press, pp. 72-94. ISBN 9787511124029

Munro, N. (2015) Zhong Ou gongzhong canyu huanjing zhili de youxiaoxing duibi. In: Yu, W. (ed.) Zhong Wai huanjing gonggong zhili bijiao yanjiu = Comparative Research on Public Environmental Governance in China and Abroad. China Environmental Science Press, pp. 49-71. ISBN 9787511124029

Munro, N. (2015) Zhongguo gongzhong jiaru huanjing NGO yiyuan de shehui zhengzhi jichu: yi xiang youguan shehui ningjuli de yanjiu. In: Yu, W. (ed.) Zhong Wai huanjing gonggong zhili bijiao yanjiu = Comparative Research on Public Environmental Governance in China and Abroad. China Environmental Science Press, pp. 24-48. ISBN 9787511124029

Zhang, G., Lin, K. and Munro, N. (2015) European experience of public participation in environmental governance. In: Lin, K. and Lv, H. (eds.) International Experience of Environmental Protection and Public Participation. China Environmental Press: Beijing, China, pp. 25-68. ISBN 9787511124524

Rose, R. and Munro, N. (2010) United Kingdom. In: Nohlen, D. and Stöver, P. (eds.) Elections in Europe: A Data Handbook. Nomos: Baden-Baden, Germany, pp. 2001-2034. ISBN 9783832956097

Rose, R., Berglund, S. and Munro, N. (2006) Baltic identities and interests in a European setting. In: McGarry, J. and Keating, M. (eds.) European Integration and the Nationalities Question. Series: Routledge innovations in political theory (21). Routledge: London, UK, pp. 308-328. ISBN 9780415401005

White, S., Munro, N. and Rose, R. (2003) Parties, voters and foreign policy. In: Hesli, V. and Reisinger, W. (eds.) The 1999-2000 Elections in Russia: Their Impact and Legacy. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, UK, pp. 51-72. ISBN 9780521816762 (doi:10.1017/CBO9780511550355.003)

Rose, R., Shin, D.C. and Munro, N. (1999) Tension between the democratic ideal and reality: the Korean example. In: Norris, P. (ed.) Critical Citizens: Global Support for Democratic Government. Oxford University Press: Oxford, England, pp. 146-165. ISBN 9780198295686

Research Reports or Papers

Munro, N. and Kweka, O. (2018) Social Accountability for Safe and Sustainable Domestic Water Provision in Dar es Salaam and Morogoro. Project Report. University of Glasgow and University of Dar es Salaam.

Chng, N. R. and Munro, N. (2014) The Comparative Effectiveness of Participation in Environmental Governance in China and Europe. Project Report. EU-China Environmental Governance Programme. (Unpublished)

Munro, N. and Chng, N. R. (2014) First Steps Towards Evaluating the Effectiveness of Participation in Environmental Governance in China. Project Report. EU-China Environmental Governance Programme. (Unpublished)

Munro, N. (2013) Chinese Strategies for Getting Health Care: Guanxi and its Alternatives. Working Paper. University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK.

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Grants

Current

  • Scottish Funding Council grant (SFC/AN/12/2017) Social Accountability for Sustainable Domestic Water in Dar es Salaam. September 2017-March 2018. Principal Investigator with Co-Investigators Nai Rui Chng, Marian Scott, Claire Miller, William Sloan and Stephanie Connelly (all Glasgow). £49,992.

Completed

  • ESRC grant (ES/J011487/1) Performance evaluations, trust and utilization of health care in China: understanding relationships between attitudes and health-related behaviour. March 201--February 2015. Co-Investigator with Jane Duckett (PI, Glasgow), Kate Hunt (Glasgow) and Matt Sutton (Manchester). £508,678.
  • ESRC grant (ES/J012688/1) Rising Powers: unequal powers, authoritarian powers, unstable powers? September 2012--August 2015. Co-Investigator with Stephen White (PI, Glasgow), Jane Duckett (Glasgow) and Ian McAllister (ANU). £574,174.
  • EU-China Environmental Governance Programme, Public participation of environmental governance in the Jiaxing model and its applicability in Zhejiang province. October 2012--September 2014. Consultant with Wei YU (PI, Zhejiang Provincial Government), Laurence Van Der Maesen (European Foundation for Social Quality), Hinrich Voss (Leeds), and Ka LIN (Zhejiang University). €420,000, of which €25,000 to U. Glasgow.

Teaching

Undergraduate Teaching

  • Chinese Politics
  • China's International Relations

Postgraduate Teaching

  • China's International Politics
  • Environmental Policies and Problems in China

Research datasets

Jump to: 2015
Number of items: 1.

2015

Duckett, J. , Munro, N. , Sutton, M. A. and Hunt, K. (2015) China national health attitudes survey 2012-13. [Data Collection]

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Additional information

Public Engagement

Presenter, International workshop on "International experience of public participation in environmental protection and local practice in Zhejiang Province", Hangzhou and Jiaxing, China, 31 October to 1 November, 2013.

Presenter, China’s Health Reforms after Four Years: Public Evaluations Workshop, Peking University,  Beijing, China, 16 September 2013.

Keynote speech,  "Violence towards healthcare professionals: an assessment of causes, frequency, prevention and solutions", University of Chicago Center, Beijing, 17-18 Septemberi 2013.

Europe-China Research and Advice Network (ECRAN) Short Paper "Patterns of China-Russia Cooperation in Multilateral Forums," January 2012.

Briefing paper for Scottish Government for on Human Rights in China, November 2011 (with J. Duckett)