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Type d'enseignement : Seminar

Semester : Autumn 2018-2019

Number of hours : 24

Language of tuition : English



Course Description

Internat. Public Policy-Making


ARTIGAS PEREIRA, Alvaro G. (Researcher, CERI - Sciences Po)

Course validation

1 short presentation by a group of students on an approved topic (15 minutes, 40%) ; 1 media report, as a short (2.000 words) analysis of a political, economic, social event (20%) ; 1 final exam, i.e. short true-false questions based on mandatory readings, ppt presentations and case studies (40%).


Personal readings (1 article per session), class participation, regular attendance. Students are expected to be aware of current political and economic events through newspapers, magazines and journals.

Required reading

  • M. HOWLETT, Designing Public Policies: Principles and Instruments, London and New York, Routledge, 2011
  • C. HOOD (1998), The art of the State, Oxford, OUP.
  • D. STONE, Knowledge Actors and Transnational Governance: The Private-Public Policy Nexus in the Global Agora, Palgrave School., Print UK, 2013.
  • Supplementary readings
  • T. BÜTHE et W. MATTLI, The New Global Rulers: The Privatization of Regulation in the World Economy, Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2011

Additional required reading

  • V. RITTSBERGER, B. ZANGL, International organization: polity, politics and policies, 2nd ed, NY: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
  • SCHMIDT V.A. and THATCHER M., Resilient neoliberalism in Europe, Cambridge University Press, 2013
  • WU X., RAMESH M., HOWLETT, M., FRITZEN S., The Public Policy Primer: Managing the Policy Process, London and New York, Routledge, 2013