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From Annenberg to Gates: Education Reform in New York City and Los Angeles, 1990–2005

Sarah Reckhow

in Follow the Money: How Foundation Dollars Change Public School Politics

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199937738
eISBN:
9780199980734
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199937738.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Both New York City and Los Angeles received Annenberg Challenge grants to reform schools in the 1990s. This chapter explains the reform approach of the Annenberg Challenge in each city, compares it ... More


A Shadow Bureaucracy: Foundation Dollars and New York City School Reform

Sarah Reckhow

in Follow the Money: How Foundation Dollars Change Public School Politics

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199937738
eISBN:
9780199980734
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199937738.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Foundations have amplified top-down coordination and rapid implementation of new policies in New York City. Using social network analysis, this chapter demonstrates that foundations are primarily ... More


Thinking Big: Emerging Global Efforts For The Control Of Infectious Disease

Margaret P. Battin, Leslie P. Francis, Jay A. Jacobson, and Charles B. Smith

in The Patient as Victim and Vector: Ethics and Infectious Disease

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195335842
eISBN:
9780199868926
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195335842.003.0020
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Despite the devastating pandemic of HIV/AIDS that erupted in the early 1980s, despite the failure to eradicate polio and the emergence of resistant forms of tuberculosis that came into focus in the ... More


Deliberative Decentralization: Foundation Dollars and Los Angeles School Reform

Sarah Reckhow

in Follow the Money: How Foundation Dollars Change Public School Politics

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199937738
eISBN:
9780199980734
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199937738.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Foundation grant-making in Los Angeles, unlike New York City, has engaged a more diverse set of stakeholders. Despite the fragmentation of policy-making and leadership in the district, the social ... More


Follow the Money: How Foundation Dollars Change Public School Politics

Sarah Reckhow

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199937738
eISBN:
9780199980734
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199937738.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Some of the nation's wealthiest philanthropies, including the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the Walton Family Foundation, and the Broad Foundation have invested hundreds of millions of dollars ... More


Funding for Social Science Research: International and Corporate

Ram Kumar Mishra and Jayasree Raveendran

in Social Science Research in India: Status, Issues, and Policies

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780199474417
eISBN:
9780199089062
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199474417.003.0012
Subject:
Sociology, Social Research and Statistics

This chapter focusses on the social science research (SSR) funding from non-governmental sources. It was observed that the International donors and corporate are important and rapidly emerging source ... More


WHO: Between Regional Principals and Philanthrolateralism

Ronny Patz and Klaus H. Goetz

in Managing Money and Discord in the UN: Budgeting and Bureaucracy

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780198838333
eISBN:
9780191874673
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198838333.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The case of the WHO reveals the largest discrepancy between key formal rules governing budgeting procedures and the reality of budgeting dynamics and administration. The highly regionalized and ... More


The Evolution of Global Health Governance

Jeremy Youde

in Global Health Governance in International Society

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780198813057
eISBN:
9780191851049
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198813057.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

English School theorizing specifically emphasizes the evolutionary and adaptive nature of international institutions, and global health governance institutions have undergone significant evolution ... More


Conclusion

Clint Peinhardt and Todd Sandler

in Transnational Cooperation: An Issue-Based Approach

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780199398607
eISBN:
9780199398645
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199398607.003.0013
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

Despite this book’s attention to transnational problems, there are many reasons to be optimistic about the world’s ability to resolve such problems. Evidence comes from many historical successes, ... More


Series Introduction

Sebastian Edwards, Simon Johnson, and David N. Weil

in African Successes, Volume II: Human Capital

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226316055
eISBN:
9780226316192
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226316192.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

In the 1950s and early 1960s, there was a great deal of optimism about the prospects for economic development in sub-Saharan Africa. By the early 2000s, the prevailing consensus had become much more ... More


Series Introduction

Sebastian Edwards, Simon Johnson, and David N. Weil

in African Successes, Volume III: Modernization and Development

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226315720
eISBN:
9780226315867
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226315867.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

In the 1950s and early 1960s, there was a great deal of optimism about the prospects for economic development in sub-Saharan Africa. By the early 2000s, the prevailing consensus had become much more ... More


Series Introduction

Sebastian Edwards, Simon Johnson, and David N. Weil

in African Successes, Volume IV: Sustainable Growth

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226315553
eISBN:
9780226315690
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226315690.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

In the 1950s and early 1960s, there was a great deal of optimism about the prospects for economic development in sub-Saharan Africa. By the early 2000s, the prevailing consensus had become much more ... More


Series Introduction

Sebastian Edwards, Simon Johnson, and David N. Weil

in African Successes, Volume I: Government and Institutions

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226316222
eISBN:
9780226316369
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226316369.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

In the 1950s and early 1960s, there was a great deal of optimism about the prospects for economic development in sub-Saharan Africa. By the early 2000s, the prevailing consensus had become much more ... More


Development Assistance for Health

Jeremy Youde

in Global Health Governance in International Society

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780198813057
eISBN:
9780191851049
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198813057.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Since 1990, development assistance for health has increased approximately 500 per cent. This incredible growth is one concrete manifestation of governments’ recognition of the importance of global ... More


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