Call for application: 1st April to15th May 2018
University of Padova and IPPA are proud to introduce "International Summer School on Public Policy -Venezia-Padova 2018". The Summer School will be held in Venezia-Padova, Italy from 9th -15th July 2018 with an aim to promote the diffusion of theories and methods of policy change in the belief that they can improve policy effectiveness in meeting social demands.
The Summer School will offer its participants diverse approaches and research methods to deal with the institutional variable in policy change in a comparative perspective. It will seek to answer the following questions:
International Summer School on Public Policy Venezia-Padova will offer participating PhD students or young scholars the opportunity to attend the following activities:
Five lecture sessions (3h)on various approaches;
Five student workshops (3h) and discussion sessions with tutors on participating student research efforts (including but not limited to dissertation proposals, draft dissertation chapters, and manuscripts being prepared for journal submission) with a scholar and fellow students serving as discussants.
This event is sponsored by the Standing Group of the Italian Political Science Association.