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Locking-in Neoliberalism: Independent Central Banks and Fiscal Spending Rules

Aldo Madariaga

in Neoliberal Resilience: Lessons in Democracy and Development from Latin America and Eastern Europe

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780691182599
eISBN:
9780691201603
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691182599.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter focuses on the locking-in of exchange rates and industrial policies in institutional frameworks, including the constitution that reduced partisan influences and made future changes and ... More


How Effective Is Policy Analysis?

John A. Hird

in Does Policy Analysis Matter?: Exploring Its Effectiveness in Theory and Practice

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780520287396
eISBN:
9780520962538
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520287396.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Social Theory

This chapter discusses the effectiveness of policy analysis generally and then focuses on its use in the federal regulatory setting. It emphasizes that there are quite different definitions of policy ... More


The (micro)politics of racial neoliberalism

Viviana Pitton

in Education Policy and Racial Biopolitics in Multicultural Cities

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781447320074
eISBN:
9781447320098
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447320074.003.0006
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

This chapter maps the event of the alternative school policy of the Toronto School Board District understood as neoliberalism, and specifically racial neoliberalism. This analysis asserts how power ... More


Canons, Contours, and Contributions of Policy Research in Law: A Note on Methodological Discourse

P. Ishwara Bhat

in Idea and Methods of Legal Research

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780199493098
eISBN:
9780199098316
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199493098.003.0015
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Policy connects law to the social and political world. Research in policy matter—making, implementing, and evaluating—can be better done not by the mono-linear approach of allowing the discourse to ... More


Summary: Carbon Taxes for 2013–2020

Chris P. Nielsen, Mun S. Ho, Jing Cao, Yu Lei, Yuxuan Wang, and Yu Zhao

in Clearer Skies Over China: Reconciling Air Quality, Climate, and Economic Goals

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780262019880
eISBN:
9780262315418
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262019880.003.0003
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

This chapter examines a number of carbon policy options for China, applying the integrated research framework introduced in the last chapter and described in the rest of the book. The research tools ... More


Conclusion: Returning to First Principles

Gary Orfield

in Integrating Schools in a Changing Society: New Policies and Legal Options for a Multiracial Generation

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807835128
eISBN:
9781469602585
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807869208_frankenberg.23
Subject:
Education, History of Education

This conclusion reviews the failed policy alternatives to desegregation, arguing that issues of segregation and racial inequality have not gone away and no workable alternative to desegregation has ... More


Introduction: Looking to the Future

Erica Frankenberg and Elizabeth Debray

in Integrating Schools in a Changing Society: New Policies and Legal Options for a Multiracial Generation

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807835128
eISBN:
9781469602585
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807869208_frankenberg.4
Subject:
Education, History of Education

This book explores the meaning of the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Parents Involved in Community Schools v. Seattle School District No. 1 (PICS, 2007) and what is possible in its aftermath and in ... More


Capabilities, human rights and the challenge to workfare

Mick Carpenter, Stuart Speeden, Colin Griffin, and Nick Walters

in Beyond the workfare state: Labour markets, equalities and human rights

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861348739
eISBN:
9781447301547
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861348739.003.0011
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This chapter talks about the basis for developing an alternative capabilities and human rights approach, in the context of the creation of the new Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC). It ... More


Historical background of policy analysis in Japan

Jun Iio

in Policy analysis in Japan

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781847429841
eISBN:
9781447311515
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847429841.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

During the course of modernization, Japanese government had been eager to import various kinds of policy ideas from the developed countries. This import oriented culture and good economic condition ... More


Analytical Conclusions: The Search for Alternative Drug Policies in the Americas

Bruce M. Bagley and Jonathan D. Rosen

in Drug Trafficking, Organized Crime, and Violence in the Americas Today

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780813060682
eISBN:
9780813050935
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060682.003.0020
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The chapter highlights the major lessons of the volume and examines the various challenges that exist in the future. The chapter also proposes several policy options.


SGCC in Action: As a Policy Entrepreneur

Xu Yi-chong

in Sinews of Power: Politics of the State Grid Corporation of China

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190279523
eISBN:
9780190279554
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190279523.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter examines how SGCC managed to convince the government to accept its controversial ultra-high-voltage (UHV) AC and UHV DC projects as a policy solution to a bundle of problems. It ... More


Alternative care practices in child welfare institutions

Xiaoyuan Shang and Karen R. Fisher

in Young People Leaving State Care in China

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781447336693
eISBN:
9781447336730
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447336693.003.0003
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This chapter presents the alternative care policies in the research cities — Beijing, Taiyuan, Datong, Urumqi, and Nanning. The institutions' policies and practices during the children's childhood ... More


Reforming Rules and Regulations: Laws, Institutions, and Implementation

Vivek Ghosal (ed.)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262014687
eISBN:
9780262289412
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262014687.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

In recent years governments have paid increasing attention to weighing the socioeconomic benefits of regulations against their costs. Rules and regulations governing economic activity are typically ... More


Answering Skeptics

David Madland

in Re-Union: How Bold Labor Reforms Can Repair, Revitalize, and Reunite the United States

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781501755378
eISBN:
9781501755392
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501755378.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter considers whether the new labor system could work as intended in the United States and whether alternative policies could better address the country's economic and political problems. It ... More


Political parties and think tanks: policy analysis oriented toward office-seeking

Camilo Argibay, Rafaël Cos, and Anne-Cécile Douillet

in Policy Analysis in France

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781447324218
eISBN:
9781447324225
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447324218.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter examines the role played by political parties and think tanks in the development of policy analysis in France. It shows how party-based policy analysis is interwoven with inter and ... More


Mass Publics, Crime, and Democratic Politics

Lisa L. Miller

in The Myth of Mob Rule: Violent Crime and Democratic Politics

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780190228705
eISBN:
9780190228729
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190228705.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

The chapter provides an overview of the book’s central claims and a framework for empirically assessing the conventional causal narrative about the relationship between crime, mass publics, and ... More


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