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Sunday, July 20, 2014

DAY 1 : "The Policy Trail" at IPSA World Congress, Montreal

11:00
• Fresh approaches in the analysis of policy and governing
• Epistemic governance
• Varieties of Governance
• Development Policies in Theory and Practice

15:00
• Making Sense in Policy Practice - Part I
• Accommodating Immigrants—Examining Local and National Governance Responses in the Era of Global Immigration
• Public Policy, Participation and Inequalities
• Greasy poles towards queasy roles? The politics of selection at the top of ministerial bureaucracies
• Public Policy, Non State Actors and Market Driven Reforms
• Governance, policy and the interaction between global governance regimes
• Taking the Study of Blame Avoidance Behavior to the Next Level

17:00
• Making sense in policy practice - Part II
• National policies for science and technology
• Building Transboundary Governance Capacity in the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence
• Diplomats of ideas and networks of norms: how think tanks and foundations are shaping the policy-making
• Adapting public policy to new realities and challenges of public problems: the health sector case

Monday, July 21, 17:00, Palais des Congrès, 512c

Meeting for ICPP 2015

Monday, July 21, 2014

DAY 2: "The Policy Trail" at IPSA World Congress, Montreal

9:00
• NM: Professionalization of Participation: Institution, Identity and Practices
Sessions: INM Institut du Nouveau Monde
• Re-assessing addiction policy: The governance of dependencies
• Ethnographic study of bureaucratic organizations – tales from sites of power
• Comparative EU Policy-Making
• Gender and public policy: Legislation, discourse, institutions and actors
• Social Movements and Policy Change: Theoretical Approaches and Empirical Findings
• Public Policy Issues in Cities
• Power and Governance
• Policymaking, problematization and policy design

11:00
• Governance, the State, and Making Sense of Governing - Part 1
• Local Administrations as "knowledge consumers" in policy process: factors and reasons for interest-driven choices in divided local communities
• Conceptualizing and Assessing Policy Capacity
• Integrated Government and Health

13:00
• Governance/state - Part II: Governing up, Governing down
• Comparative politics of ex ante evaluation (Part 1)
• Issues in Contemporary Policy Design Theory & Practice
• Policy change into long term processes: adaptation and/or reform for contemporary governance
• Cutback Management and Administrative Culture

15:00
• Plenary: Rod Rhodes - Challenges of Contemporary Governance: Rediscovering the Craft of Public Administration

17:00
• Governance/State Part III - Continuity and challenge in the management of public concerns
• Comparative politics of ex ante evaluation (Part 2)
• Issues in Policy Formulation Theory & Practice
• Urban Regeneration Policies: Theory and Practice

Tuesday, 22 July, 2014

DAY 3 : "The Policy Trail" at IPSA World Congress, Montreal

9:00
• Citizens as Outsiders?
• Analytical communities in policy process : from consultants to actors

11:00
• Policymaking, Digitization, and New Social Media
• Public Policy and Public Service Reform in African Countries
• Techno Political Issues and Public Policy
• Governance implications of EU integration for post-communist states

13:00
• The reciprocal influence of policies and administrative networks (Joint panel RC27/RC30)
• The Study of the Structure of Government: A Field in Search of a New Agenda?
• Health Expenditure and Cost Control: Why Some Nations Do Better Than Others (Panel I)

15:00
• Argumentative strategies in the policy change process
• Policy Change in Latin America: ideas, interests and institutions
• Policy Diffusion in a comparative perspective
• Health Expenditure and Cost Control: Why Some Nations Do Better Than Others II
• POLICING, SECURITY RESEARCH AND POLICY: Issues and Solutions
• Analysing international transfers from the inside. Public administration reforms in post-communist Europe

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

DAY 4: "The Policy Trail" at IPSA World Congress, Montreal

9:00
• Governance as concept and phenomenon
• Global governance, state and regulatory regimes in the Arctic region
• Non-Governmental Bodies in Health Policy
• Plenary: Carwyn Jones (First Minister of Wales)

13:00
Municipal Cooperation - Territorial Networks and Inter-institutional Partnerships :
RC05 Comparative Studies on Local Government and Politics, RC32 Public Policy and Administration Palais des congrès - 512a

• Temporality and Public Policy
• Metropolitan Government Reform: Amalgamation and its Alternatives
• Policy Work in Comparative Perspective

15:00
• Policy Change after the Dismissal of the Neo-Liberal Agenda: the case of the developing countries
• The Role of Publics, Knowledge and Expertise in Politics and Policymaking - Panel 1
• Comparative Education Policy
• Public policy and Public opinion. Old problems, new approaches

17:00
• The "two communities" thirty-five years later. Policy advisory systems in a comparative perspective
• The Role of Publics, Knowledge and Expertise in Politics and Policymaking - Panel 2
• Corporate governance vs. traditional governance: new rationales, new instruments, new elites
• Depoliticization and Comparative Public Policy: Interrogating the the Politics of Responsibility in New Arenas of Policy-making

Thursday, July 24, 2014

DAY 5: "The Policy Trail" at IPSA World Congress, Montreal

9:00
• Comparative Immigration Policies
• Analyzing Networks in Federal and Multilevel Systems
• An approach to discourse analysis in Public Policy: Language and ideology in the context of post-transition Latin American democracies
• Morphology of governance
• Possibilities of Non-Governance
• Administrators at the Top II: Career Bureaucrats, Political Appointees and Trends of Politicization

11:00
• Ideas, Paradigms and Policy-Making
• Normative Perspectives And Legacies: Debating Governance, Public Policy And Public Service Reforms

13:00
• Governing Controversies in Health: Should Judges Decide?
• Science Evidence in Regulation

15:00
• The Politics of Public Health (Joint panel RC30/RC25)
• Health, Health Care and Gender Politics (Joint panel RC25/RC19)
• Biopolicy: How Biology Informs Public Policy

July 21 - July 24, 2014

RC Meetings

RC05 : Tuesday, July 22, 11:00, Palais des Congrès, 447
RC25 : Monday, July 21, 13:00, Palais des Congrès, 522b
RC30 : Tuesday, july 22, 15 :00, Palais des Congrès, 514c
RC32 : Thursday, July 24, 15:00, Palais des Congrès, 512g
RC38 : Wednesday, July 23, 11:00, Palais des Congrès, 447


Books

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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