Edited book:

The Routledge Handbook of the Philosophy of Paternalism
Routledge (2018). With Jason Hanna.

Journal articles and book chapters:

Healthcare professionals’ responsibility for informing relatives at risk of hereditary disease (open access)
Journal of Medical Ethics. Early online. With Anna Rosén.

E-cigarettes: The Long-term Liberal Perspective (open access)
Nicotine and Tobacco Research 23(1): 9-13 (2021).

Respecting Children’s Choices (open access)
Moral Philosophy and Politics 7(2): 199-218 (2020).

Public support for healthcare-mediated disclosure of hereditary cancer risk information: Results from a population-based survey in Sweden (open access)
Hereditary Cancer in Clinical Practice 18, 18 (2020). With Andreas Andersson et al.

Nudge and Shove: A Commentary on Iserson (no form of open access)
Journal of Clinical Ethics 31(1): 89-91 (2020).

How Many Parents Should There Be in a Family? (open access)
Journal of Applied Philosophy 37(3): 467-484 (2020).

Paternalism towards Children (postprint)
—In G. Calder, J. De Wispelaere & A. Gheaus (eds.) The Routledge Handbook of the Philosophy of Childhood and Children (2019).

Paternalism by and towards Groups (postprint)
In Grill, K. & Hanna, J. (eds.) The Routledge Handbook of the Philosophy of Paternalism (2018).

Incentives, Equity and the Able Chooser Problem (postprint)
Journal of Medical Ethics. 43(3): 157-161 (2017).

Asymmetric Population Axiology: Deliberative Neutrality Delivered
Philosophical Studies 174(1): 219-236 (2017). (preprint)

Ethical Frameworks in Public Health Decision-Making: Defending a Value-based and Pluralist Approach
Health Care Analysis 25: 291–307 (2017). With Angus Dawson. (view only) (preprint)

The Case for Banning Cigarettes
Journal of Medical Ethics. 42(5): 293-301. (2016) With Kristin Voigt. (preprint)

Respect for What? -Choices, Actual Preferences and True Preferences
Social Theory and Practice 41(4): 692-715 (2015). (preprint)

Antipaternalism as a Filter on Reasons (postprint)
—In Schramme, T. (ed.) New Perspectives on Paternalism and Health Care (2015).

Expanding the Nudge: Designing Choice Contexts and Choice Contents (open access)
—Rationality, Markets and Morals 5: 139-162 (2014).

Normative and non-normative concepts: Paternalism and libertarian paternalism
—Hirschberg, I., Marckmann, G and Strech, D. (eds.) Ethics in Public Health and Health Policy (2013).

Shaping the Context and Content of Food Choices
—In Röcklinsberg, H and Sandin, P. (eds.) The Ethics of Consumption: The Citizen, The Market, and The Law (2013).

Neutrality as a Constraint on Political Reasoning
—Ethical Perspectives 19(3): 547-557 (2012).

Responsibility, Paternalism and Alcohol Interlocks
—Public Health Ethics 5(2): 116-127 (2012). With Jessica Nihlén Fahlquist.

Individual liberty in public health – no trumping value
—In Soini, S. (ed.) Public Health – ethical issues. Nordic Council of Ministers (2011).

Anti-paternalism and Invalidation of Reasons (open access) (local copy)
Public Reason 2(2): 3-20 (2010).

Liberalism, Altruism and Group Consent
—Public Health Ethics 2(2): 146-157 (2009).

Anti-Paternalism and Public Health Policy: The Case of Product Safety Legislation
—In Dawson, A (ed.) The Philosophy of Public Health (2009).

The Normative Core of Paternalism
—Res Publica: A Journal of Moral, Legal and Social Philosophy 13(4): 441-458 (2007).

Epistemic Paternalism in Public Health
—Journal of Medical Ethics 31(11): 648-653 (2005). With Sven Ove Hansson.

Who owns my avatar – rights in virtual property
—Changing views: Worlds in play. Proceedings of DiGRA 2005 Conference (2005). With Anders Eriksson.

Academic articles in Swedish:

Mänsklighetens undergång ur ett befolkningsaxiologiskt perspektiv. Filosofisk Tidskrift 35(3) (2015).

Risker, ansvar och rattfylleri. Socialmedicinsk tidskrift 89 (2012). With Jessica Nihlén Fahlquist.

Frihet i arbetet. Tidskrift för politisk filosofi 7(1) (2003).

Encyclopedia entries:

Paternalism. In Chadwick, R (ed.) Encyclopedia of Applied Ethics, 2d ed. 2012.

Evaluating Consequences. In Kattan, M (ed.) Encyclopedia of Medical Decision Making. 2009.


Good Parents, Better Babies (by Erik Malmqvist). Tidskrift för politisk filosofi. 16(3): 40-49 (2012).

Nudge (by Richard Thaler & Cass Sunstein). Tidskrift för politisk filosofi 15(1): 58-62 (2011).

The Legalization of Drugs (by Douglas Husak & Peter de Marneffe). Theoria 73(3): 248-255 (2007).


Introduction. Special issue: Choice, Preference and (Libertarian) Paternalism. Social Theory and Practice 41 (4): 577-578 (2015). With Danny Scoccia.

Health Promotion: Conceptual and Ethical Issues. Special issue: Public Health Ethics 5(2): 101-103 (2012). With Angus Dawson.

Popular articles in Swedish:

Filosofisk praxis. Svensk Filosofi. 2021-01-17.

Någonstans går gränsen för vad vi är beredda att offra för att rädda liv. Göteborgsposten 2020-03-21.

Goda levnadsår är ett bättre mått på samhällsnytta än pengar eller hälsa. Sydsvenska dagbladet 2020-04-01. With Bengt Brülde.

Martina en naturlig konsekvens av redan existerande ojämlikheter i vården. Socialmedicinsk tidskrift 85(5) (2008) With Niklas Möller & Dan Munter.

Vad är rättvisa skatter? In alt., #3 (2008).

Litet analytiskt-filosofiskt manifest. In Munter, D & Löfgren, K (eds.) 8 filosofiska texter. Anomali (2008).

Den tveeggade valfriheten. In Edvardsson, K (eds.) Filosofins nya möten. Gidlunds förlag (2005).

Skatter och rättvisa – vad är frågan? Stockholms fria tidning 2005-01-16.


Anti-paternalism and Public Health Policy. Doctoral thesis. Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm. 2009.

Anti-paternalism. Licenciate thesis. Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm. 2006.