A Research Agenda for the Study of Policy Entrepreneurs

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A Research Agenda for the Study of Policy Entrepreneurs
A Research Agenda for the Study of Policy Entrepreneurs

Abstract: The study of policy entrepreneurs as agents of change has developed greatly in recent years, supported by increasingly more sophisticated theoretical and empirical research. In this article, we first consider how the concept of the p [...]

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/psj.12405
Type: Journal Articles
Family Matters: How Immigrant Histories Can Promote Inclusion
Family Matters: How Immigrant Histories Can Promote Inclusion

Abstract: Immigration is a highly polarized issue in the United States, and negative attitudes toward immigrants are common. Yet, almost all Americans are descended from people who originated outside the country, a narrative often evoked by th [...]

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1017/S0003055420001057
Type: Journal Articles
Gender Quotas and International Reputation
Gender Quotas and International Reputation

The global spread of electoral gender quotas has been characterized as one of the most significant institutional developments of the last 30 years. Many of the countries that have adopted these laws designed to increase women's political repre [...]

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/ajps.12557
Type: Journal Articles
Syllabus, Writing Assignment, and Rubric for Inequalities in Participation and Representation Course
Syllabus, Writing Assignment, and Rubric for Inequalities in Participation and Representation Course

In this course, Inequalities in Participation and Representation Course, students explore inequalities in political participation and representation in the United States. Special attention is paid to African Americans, as well as inequalities [...]

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DOI: https://educate.apsanet.org/resource/11-20-2020/syllabus-writing-assignment-and-rubric-for-inequalities-in-participation-and-representation-course
Type: Assignments and Rubrics
The Growth of the Evaluation Tree in the Policy Analysis Forest: Recent Developments in Evaluation
The Growth of the Evaluation Tree in the Policy Analysis Forest: Recent Developments in Evaluation

Abstract: The practice and profession of evaluation is continually evolving. From its early origin in the Great Society years of the 1960s, through its golden years of the 1970s, its transformation under the fiscal conservatism of the Reagan e [...]

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/psj.12387
Type: Journal Articles
To Emerge? Breadwinning, Motherhood, and Women’s Decisions to Run for Office
To Emerge? Breadwinning, Motherhood, and Women’s Decisions to Run for Office

Abstract: Women’s underrepresentation in American politics is often attributed to relatively low levels of political ambition. Yet scholarship still grapples with a major leak in the pipeline to power: that many qualified and politically ambit [...]

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1017/S0003055420000970
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Tracing Process to Performance of Collaborative Governance: A Comparative Case Study of Federal Hydropower Licensing
Tracing Process to Performance of Collaborative Governance: A Comparative Case Study of Federal Hydropower Licensing

Abstract: Despite collaborative governance's popularity, whether collaboration improves policy performance remains uncertain. This study assesses the link between collaborative decision making and licensed environmental management protocols in [...]

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/psj.12096
Type: Journal Articles