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Trade and the Environment in Developing Economies

López Ramón and Michael A. Toman

in Economic Development and Environmental Sustainability: New Policy Options

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2006
ISBN:
9780199298006
eISBN:
9780191603877
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199298009.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter studies the relationship between international trade, capital mobility, and environmental quality in developing countries. Although the ‘pollution haven hypothesis’ has dominated much of ... More


Politics and Policy Regimes: Setting a Long‐Term Equilibrium

Michael D. McDonald and Ian Budge

in Elections, Parties, Democracy: Conferring the Median Mandate

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780199286720
eISBN:
9780191603327
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199286728.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter clinches the previous analysis by linking equilibria on both sides, (politics and policy) showing that they correspond closely. Broadly speaking, political preferences are transmitted ... More


Long‐Term Policy Regimes: Incrementalism Put in Context

Michael D. McDonald and Ian Budge

in Elections, Parties, Democracy: Conferring the Median Mandate

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780199286720
eISBN:
9780191603327
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199286728.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Policy outcomes are rather stable while politics in the short-term are in a state of flux — one which oscillates round long-term equilibrium point which is fairly stable within each country. Such ... More


The Past as Prologue: The Development of the World Opiate Market and the Rise of the International Control Regime

Letizia Paoli, Victoria A. Greenfield, and Peter Reuter

in The World Heroin Market: Can Supply Be Cut?

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780195322996
eISBN:
9780199944194
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195322996.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance, Comparative and Historical Sociology

This chapter reviews the historical development of the world opiate market, including the international policy regime that surrounds it. It explores the period of growth of the opiate market in the ... More


Representation and the Pace of Policy Change: A Comparative Over-time Analysis

Ian Budge, Hans Keman, Michael McDonald, and Paul Pennings

in Organizing Democratic Choice: Party Representation Over Time

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199654932
eISBN:
9780191741685
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199654932.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter examines relationships between preferences and enacted policy through regressions directly linking preferences to expenditure over sixteen democracies 1972–1995. This gives more exact ... More


Regimes of practice

Helen M. Gunter

in Leadership and the Reform of Education

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9781847427670
eISBN:
9781447305606
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847427670.003.0005
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

Chapter 4 provided an explanation of how public institutions inter-relate with elite private interests. The processes by which people within and outside of government exchange knowledge, know-how and ... More


Industrial Policies in Developing Countries: History and Perspectives

Michele Di Maio

in Industrial Policy and Development: The Political Economy of Capabilities Accumulation

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199235261
eISBN:
9780191715617
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199235261.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter presents a detailed comparative account of the role played by industrial policies — including innovation and technology policies, education and skill formation policies, trade policies, ... More


Children, families and welfare state restructuring

Harriet Churchill

in Parental rights and responsibilities: Analysing social policy and lived experiences

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847420916
eISBN:
9781447302896
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847420916.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

This chapter examines the ‘politics of parental rights and responsibilities’. Social policies are ‘rarely rational comprehensive’ responses to social needs and problems. Rather, they promote social ... More


Gender regime, attitudes towards childcare and actual involvement in childcare among fathers

Mikael Nordenmark

in Fatherhood in the Nordic Welfare states: Comparing care policies and practice

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781447310471
eISBN:
9781447310501
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447310471.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

The aim of this study was to analyse the relationships between gender policy regimes, attitudes towards family responsibilities and actual involvement in family life among fathers. The analysis is ... More


Grandparental childcare: a reconceptualisation of family policy regimes

Debora Price, Eloi Ribe, Giorgio Di Gessa, and Karen Glaser

in Grandparenting Practices around the World

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781447340645
eISBN:
9781447340690
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447340645.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

In this chapter we argue that to understand the ways that policy, structure and culture all shape how grandmothers help to care for children, we need to re-think our approach to these issues. We need ... More


Introduction

Kent Eaton

in Territory and Ideology in Latin America: Policy Conflicts between National and Subnational Governments

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780198800576
eISBN:
9780191840050
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198800576.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

In addition to conceptualizing the two types of subnational policy challenges that are examined in the book, this introductory chapter explores the distinctive possibilities and limitations of ... More


When do Subnational Policy Challenges Succeed?: Structure, Institutions, and Coalitions

Kent Eaton

in Territory and Ideology in Latin America: Policy Conflicts between National and Subnational Governments

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780198800576
eISBN:
9780191840050
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198800576.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter elaborates the book’s theoretical framework by focusing on the three critical variables—structural, institutional, and coalitional—that help explain the outcome of the two types of ... More


Foreign and Security Policy

Ulrich Krotz and Joachim Schild

in Shaping Europe: France, Germany, and Embedded Bilateralism from the Elysée Treaty to Twenty-First Century Politics

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199660087
eISBN:
9780191751646
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660087.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, European Union, International Relations and Politics

The field of foreign and security policy reveals the uneven impact of Franco-German bilateralism. The two countries successfully promoted treaty reforms to make foreign, security, and defense policy ... More


Introduction: The Political Sources of Solidarity in Diverse Societies

Keith Banting and Will Kymlicka (eds)

in The Strains of Commitment: The Political Sources of Solidarity in Diverse Societies

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780198795452
eISBN:
9780191836749
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198795452.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Building and sustaining solidarity is an enduring challenge, especially in ethnically and religiously diverse societies. Recent research has concentrated on forces that trigger backlash and ... More


Introduction

Thomas J. Sargent and Jouko Vilmunen

in Macroeconomics at the Service of Public Policy

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199666126
eISBN:
9780191749278
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199666126.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

The logical structures that emerge from striving to put economic theory at the service of public policy are intrinsically beautiful in their internal structures and also useful in their applications. ... More


Analysing the health transition: what the Greek case tells us about the social determinants of health

Mick Carpenter

in Social Policy Review 15: UK and international perspectives

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847424709
eISBN:
9781447303428
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847424709.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Social Research and Statistics

This chapter talks about the social determinants of health. It begins by reviewing the theoretical accounts of the ‘health transition’ and then seeks to adapt these to variations in the policy ... More


The Practice

Nick Bosanquet and Chris Salisbury

in General Practice under the National Health Service, 1948–1997: The First Fifty Years

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198206750
eISBN:
9780191677304
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198206750.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter discusses the changes in activities, staffing, finances, and premises under the three policy regimes that have shaped the local strategy and response of family doctors in general ... More


China in the Global Wind Power Innovation System

Joanna I. Lewis

in Green Innovation in China: China's Wind Power Industry and the Global Transition to a Low-Carbon Economy

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231153317
eISBN:
9780231526876
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231153317.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This chapter examines the origins of the modern wind turbine industry and explores the wind innovation system that has emerged in China. It also highlights the nation's current wind energy policy ... More


Policy Regime Juxtaposition in Ecuador

Kent Eaton

in Territory and Ideology in Latin America: Policy Conflicts between National and Subnational Governments

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780198800576
eISBN:
9780191840050
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198800576.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter examines Ecuador as a case of policy regime juxtaposition, marked by the success of the first type of subnational policy challenge and the failure of the second. With respect to the ... More


International Migration and the Integration of Labor Markets

Barry R. Chiswick and Timothy J. Hatton

in Globalization in Historical Perspective

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226065984
eISBN:
9780226065991
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226065991.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter illustrates that the globalization of world markets has been of prime economic importance in two key eras: the age of mass migration, which rose to a crescendo between 1850 and 1913; and ... More


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