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Varieties of governance

Author: Giliberto Capano; Michael Howlett; M Ramesh
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2015.
Series: Studies in the political economy of public policy.
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"The study of governance may be currently in fashion, but it is also a firmly-established lens through which the complexities of contemporary policy making can be analysed while examining the ways in which a society and its political processes are organized and steered. Governance thus needs to be seen as a general concept within political analysis which offers a necessary heuristic tool for understanding the  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Ebook version
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Giliberto Capano; Michael Howlett; M Ramesh
ISBN: 9781137477965 1137477962
OCLC Number: 902659623
Description: xiii, 265 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: PART I: VARIETIES OF GOVERNANCE AS A CONCEPT AND EMPIRICAL REALITY --
1. Re-Thinking Governance In Public Policy: Dynamics, Strategy And Capacities / Giliberto Capano, Michael Howlett And M. Ramesh --
PART II: GOVERNANCE DYNAMICS --
2. Governing Cross-Border Capital Flows: The Dynamics Of Capital Account Policies / Manuela Moschella --
3. Similar Regulatory Challenges But Contrasting Modes of Governance? The Puzzle Of Governing Human Biotechnology Across Western Europe / Isabelle Engeli And Christine Rothmayr Allison --
4. Environmental Policy And Governance: Bringing The State Back In (Again)? / Anthony Zito --
PART III: GOVERNANCE STRATEGIES --
5. Federal Strategies For Changing The Governance Of Higher Education: Australia, Canada And Germany Compared / Giliberto Capano --
6. Research Policy As 'Carrots And Sticks': Governance Strategies In Australia, The United Kingdom And New Zealand / Jenny M. Lewis --
7. Changing Multi-Level Governance: The Regained Centrality Of National Policy-makers In Recasting Pensions In Central Eastern Europe / David Natali --
PART IV: THE CAPACITIES OF GOVERNANCE MODES: EXPLAINING VARIATION IN MODES OF GOVERNANCE --
8. Capacity And Autonomy: An Exploration Of Fukuyama's Governance Hypothesis / Eduardo Araral, Riccardo Pelizzo, Aziz Burkhanov, Yu-Wen Chen, Saltanat Janenova And Neil Collins --
9. Governing Health Care In An Imperfect World: Hierarchy, Markets, And Networks In China And Thailand / M. Ramesh, Xun Wu And Michael Howlett --
10. Governance Capacities In The European Union:Normative Goals And Empirical Evidence / Eva G. Heidbreder --
PART V: CONCLUSION: MOVING FORWARD IN STUDIES OF GOVERNANCE ARRANGEMENTS --
11. The Past And Future Of Governance Studies: From Governance To Meta-Governance? / Jeremy Rayner.
Series Title: Studies in the political economy of public policy.
Responsibility: edited by Giliberto Capano, Michael Howlett and M. Ramesh.

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