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Series cover: Public Policy and Governance

Public Policy and Governance

ISSN: 2053-7697

Editor: Evan Berman
Subject: Sociology and Public Policy (view other series in this subject area)
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Public Policy and Governance brings together the best in international research on policy and governance issues. Books within the series are authored and edited by experts in the field and present new and insightful research on a range of policy and governance issues across the globe. All books and are subject to peer-review process.

Series editor, Professor Evan Berman, invites proposals for future volumes. To propose a volume, please email with an outline of your proposed manuscript.

Coverage may include but is not limited to: policy analysis frameworks; healthcare policy; environmental/resource policy; local government policy; development policy; regional studies/policy; urban policy/planning; social policy.

Recently Published

The Global Educational Policy Environment in the Fourth Industrial Revolution: Gated, Regulated and Governed
Edited by Tavis D. Jules, Loyola University Chicago, USA

This volume focuses on the rise of educational regulation and educational governance in a post-2015 era. It investigates the nexus between national policy mandates, regional aspirations and international benchmarks and commitments. In doing so, it uses a critical educational policy studies approach to examine the various scales of the politics of education to explain how changes in the global and political economy influences national educational policies and practices.

Governing for the Future: Designing Democratic Institutions for a Better Tomorrow
By Jonathan Boston, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand

This book is about governing well for the future. It investigates the nature of, and the conditions for, prudent long-term democratic governance in a dynamic, complex, and uncertain world, the reasons why such governance is politically challenging, and how such challenges can best be tackled.

Asian Leadership in Policy and Governance

Edited by Evan Berman and M. Shamsul Haque

This timely collection examines contemporary challenges facing public leaders in Asia, providing insight into leadership processes and contexts past practices affecting effective governance and policy leadership.  The cases cover such topics as regional development and integration, transnational migration, and domestic topics of economic, political and educational development.

Coming soon

Governmental Financial Resilience: International Perspectives on how Local Governments Face Austerity
Edited by Ileana Steccolini, Martin Jones, and Iris Saliterer

This topical volume provides a unique insight into the ways local governments have maintained financial resilience in the face of the significant challenges posed by the era of austerity. With international contributions, it provides an enlightening and practical analysis of the different capacities and responses that local governments deploy to cope with financial shocks.

Editorial contact details

Series Editor
Evan Berman
Victoria University of Wellington

Kim Chadwick

Publication ethics

This publication adopts the Emerald Publication Ethics guidelines which fully support the development of, and practical application of consistent ethical standards throughout the scholarly publishing community.

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