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Call for Panels - ICPP 2015


Call for panels for the Second International Conference on Public Policy (ICPP)
Deadline : 15th October, 2014

The conference call for participation is structured in two steps:

- The first step is a "call for panels" which begins on 1st September, 2014, with a final deadline of 15th October, 2014.

- The second step is a "call for papers" which will begin on 1st November, 2014 with a final deadline of 15th January, 2015.

With this call for panels, we would like to invite you to propose a panel for this conference. A panel may consist of 1 to 3 sessions and each session (with a duration of 2 hours each) can have 4 to 5 papers. Panel proposals can be on any specific topic: theoretical, methodological, or empirical approaches are all welcome.

The proposal should contain:

  • The title of the panel
  • The subject category of the panel (possible topics are given in the list below)
  • Name, institute and email addresses of the Chair and any Co-chair(s).
  • A text of no more than 500 words which presents the focus or topic of the panel and explains its scientific relevance,
  • A "call for papers" of no more than 300 words that can be placed on the Website directly if/when the Panel proposal is accepted.
  • Name, institute and email addresses of any possible discussant(s).

The Scientific Committee will announce the names of accepted proposals on November 15th, 2014 and publish a "call of papers" for these panels on the Conference website. Each panel can comprise up to three separate sessions with each session having a maximum of five papers each. Final papers selection will be made by the panel chairs before 15th February, 2015.

List of possible subject categories:
1. Policy process theories
2. Comparative public policy
3. Policy and politics
4. Public, problem and agenda setting
5. Policy formulation and decision making
6. Policy implementation
7. Policy design
8. Policy advice, expertise and evaluation
9. Methodologies
10. Public policy, administration and policymakers
11. Discourse and critical policy research
12. Governance, policy networks and coalitions
13. Gender and public policy
14. Local and multi-level governance
15. Politics, policy and business
16. Specific empirical policy topics (for example, health policy, social policy, environmental policy, etc.)
17. Others

Call for Panels - ICPP 2015


Please see our ICPP 2015 Call for Panels page for guidelines on submitting panel proposals:


Frontier of governance, The OECD and Global Public Management Reform
Palgrave-McMillan, 2012
Leslie Pal
The argumentative Turn Revisited : Public Policy as communicative Practice
Duke University Press, 2012
Frank Fischer, Herbert Gottweiss,
La fabrique politique des politiques publiques
Presses de Science Po, 2013
Philippe Zittoun
Routledge Handbook of Public Policy
Routledge, 2012
Eduardo Araral, Scott Fritzen, Michael Howlett, M. Ramesh, Xun Wu
Analysing Social Policy Concepts and Language
University of Chicago Press, 2014
Daniel Béland and Klaus Petersen (eds.)
A Theory of Governance
University of California Press, 2013
Mark Bevir
Governance of Addictions: European Public Policies
Oxford University Press, 2014
Tamyko Ysa, Joan Colom, Adrià Albareda, Anna Ramon, Marina Carrión, and Lidia Segura
Implementing Public Policy: An Introduction to the Study of Operational Governance (Third Edition)
SAGE Publications Ltd, 2014
Michael Hill and Peter Hupe
Social Insurance: America’s Neglected Heritage and Contested Future
CQ Press, 2013
Theodore R. Marmor, Jerry L. Mashaw and John Pakutka
The Politics of Marketising Asia
Palgrave Macmillan, June 2014
Toby Carroll and Darryl S.L. Jarvis (Eds.)
The Political Process of Policymaking
Palgrave Macmillan, June 2014
Philippe Zittoun
Comparative Policy Studies : Conceptual and Methodological Challenges
Palgrave Macmillan, May 2014
Isabelle Engeli and Christine Rothmayr Allison (Eds)
School Evaluation Policies and Educating States: Trends in Four European Countries
Peter Lang: Collection - Public Action, 2014
Hélène Buisson-Fenet and Xavier Pons
Avant-Garde Politician: Leaders for a New Epoch
Westphalia Press (April 17, 2014)
Yehezkel Dror
Food Security Governance: empowering communities, regulating corporations
Routledge, January 2015
Nora McKeon
Our Public Water Future: The global experience with remunicipalisation
Public Services International Research Unit (PSIRU
Kishimoto, S., Lobina, E., Petitjean, O
Pursuing Horizontal Management: The Politics of Public Sector Coordination,
University of Kansas Press
B. Guy Peters
Varieties of Governance: Dynamics, Strategies, Capacities
Palgrave Macmillan, June 2015
Edited by Giliberto Capano, Michael Howlett, M. Ramesh
Agenda Dynamics in Spain
Palgrave Macmillan. 2015
Laura Chaqués Bonafont, Anna Palau and Frank R. BaumgartnerRetour ligne automatique
Advanced Introduction to Public Policy
Edward Elgar, 2015
B. Guy Peters
The International Handbook of Public Administration and Governance
Edward Elgar, 2015
Andrew Massey and Karen Johnston (Eds.)
The Tools of Policy Formulation
Edward Elgar, 2015
Andrew J. Jordan and John R. Turnpenny (Eds)
Politics of Representative Bureaucracy
Edward Elgar, 2015
B. Guy Peters
Handbook on Complexity and Public Policy
Edward Elgar, 2015
Robert Geyer and Paul Cairney
International Handbook on Ageing and Public Policy
Edward Elgar, 2014
Sarah Harper and Kate Hamblin, with Jaco Hoffman, Kenneth Howse and George Leeson (Eds)
International Library of Policy Analysis
Policy Press
Iris Geva-May and Michael Howlett (Eds.)

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