Teaching ressources

Interview series: Professor Frank Fischer

14/05/2020 - 12:40

Professor Frank Fischer joins IPPA for an interview discussing his academic journey and research interests. In the video, Fischer discusses his contributions on climate change and environmental policy, the role of experts, participatory governance, and the argumentative turn. He was interviewed in Singapore by PhD candidate Lili Li.

Building an Infrastructure for the Study of Comparative Public Policy

28/04/2020 - 11:28

Frank Baumgartner in his keynote speech at the ICPP4 talks about the potential of an international scale collaboration as a viable research strategy in the future.

How to Solve the Super Wicked Problem of Global Climate Change - Benjamin Cashore

27/09/2019 - 15:10

This talk is a plea to fundamentally change the way we think about solving the global climate crisis.

Public Policy Theory and Democracy

08/03/2017 - 16:08

Public Policy Theory and Democracy

Policy Harmonization

08/03/2017 - 16:05

Policy Harmonization by G. MAJONE

The Advocacy Coalition Framework

08/03/2017 - 16:00

Nearly 30 years ago, Paul Sabatier and Hank Jenkins-Smith created the advocacy coalition framework for scholars interested in gaining a better understanding of some of the most perplexing puzzles in public policy

Discursive Approaches to Public Policy: The Argumentative Turn

08/03/2017 - 15:58

The turn to arguments is the focus of a deliberative approach to policy analysis which has emerged to counter the standard technocratic emphasis on empiricism.

The New Institutionalism Approaches - Prof. Guy Peters

08/03/2017 - 15:53

The neo-institutional theory has become a major approach to the social sciences generally, and this page will discuss the utility of institutionalism for understanding policy choice.

The Policy Instrument Approaches

08/03/2017 - 15:49

Various approaches to the study of public policy have used a ‘tools’ or ‘instruments’ approach to make sense of the complexity of contemporary policy-making.

The Institutional Analysis and Design Approach

08/03/2017 - 15:46

We will argue that our understanding of public policy can be improved by explicitly infusing institutional theory drawn from the Ostrom Workshop in Political Theory and Policy Analysis.