Joint Sessions Toulouse 2020

The deadline for proposing a workshop for the Joint Sessions in Toulouse 2020 is 4 February 2019. As Standing Group, we can endorse up to two workshop proposals. There is no guarantee that a workshop endorsed by us will be accepted, although the website states that ‘Standing Group-endorsed proposals are treated preferentially.’ Each proposal needs to be made by two researchers Joint Sessions Toulouse 2020

Authoritarian Deliberation Revisited

Check out this Special Section in the Japanese Journal of Political Science, edited by Baogang He and Hendrik Wagenaar: Authoritarian Deliberation Revisited. https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/japanese-journal-of-political-science/issue/EE4D620ED74939B1CAE64B6661651610

CfP ECPR General Conference 2019 – ‘It’s About Time: Temporality and Complexity in Public Policy’.

We’d like to invite you to submit paper and panel proposals to Section 29 of the ECPR General Conference 2019 in Wroclaw: ‘It’s About Time: Temporality and Complexity in Public Policy’. The deadline for panel and paper proposals is 18 February 2019. For the Section outline and more details please see https://ecpr.eu/Events/SectionDetails.aspx?SectionID=818&EventID=123 or contact the Section conveners Holger Strassheim CfP ECPR General Conference 2019 – ‘It’s About Time: Temporality and Complexity in Public Policy’.

Call for Papers ICPP4 Montreal 2019

We’d like to draw your attention to the Call for Papers for the 4th International Conference in Public Policy in Montral (26-28 June). The deadline is 30th January 2019. More details, can be found here: http://www.ippapublicpolicy.org/conference/icpp4-montreal-2019/10 We’d especially like to draw attention to the following panels convened by members of the Standing Group: T11P03 – Advancing Relational Policy Analysis Chairs: Amanda Call for Papers ICPP4 Montreal 2019

Responsibilization in contemporary Swedish crisis management

Check out this new article in Critical Policy Studies by Carl Rådestad and Oscar Larsson: Responsibilization in contemporary Swedish crisis management: expanding ‘bare life’ biopolitics through exceptionalism and neoliberal governmentality http://bit.ly/-barelifebiopolitcsCPS

Action Research in Policy Analysis

This new book edited by Koen Bartels and Julia Wittmayer (Routledge, 2018) explores how action research forms a valuable methodology for producing such collaborative knowledge and action. It outlines the recent uptake of action research in policy analysis and transition research and develops a distinct and novel approach that is both critical and relational. By sharing action Action Research in Policy Analysis

Interpretive Policy Analysis Summer School 2018

From 9-13 July the first Summer School in Interpretive Policy Analysis was held in Amsterdam. The Summer School received financial support from ECPR via the Standing Group. Pictures and reflections by participants can be found here: https://ipa.science/summerschool/schools/

CfP PA Theory 2019: Post-Truth in the Public Realm

Our partner the Public Administration Theory Network is holding its next Annual Meeting from May 30–June 2 2019 at University of Colorado, Denver. Please see the Call for Paper and Panel proposals on ‘Post-Truth in the Public Realm’ here: http://www.patheory.net/pdf/19conf/CFP_2019.pdf. The proposal deadline is November 15, 2018.

Host PA Theory 2021

The Board of Directors of the Public Administration Theory Network is pleased to request proposals for hosting PA Theory 2021, the 34th Annual Meeting of the Public Administration Theory Network. Please click here to view the call for proposals or contact Dr. Billie Sandberg (Committee Chair, Portland State University,sandberg@pdx.edu) for more information. The deadline to submit a proposal Host PA Theory 2021

Mission statement consultation

Many thanks to those who have participated in the mission statement consultation so far. To ensure we include a broader base of our membership, we would like to invite you once again to send us your views on what you feel the Standing Group should be about. We will use your input to update and Mission statement consultation