Current affiliation: University of BernSubject: Political SciencePrimary location: Switzerland
Published in:International Journal of Sociology and Social PolicyPublication date:2012-06-15
Purpose – The purpose of this article is to analyse the diversity of markets for the provision of activation services. Design/methodology/approach ...
Published in:Policy & PoliticsPublication date:2007-04-24
Published in:Journal of Telemedicine and TelecarePublication date:2016-06-30
Introduction: Self-help computer-based programs are easily accessible and cost-effective interventions with a great recruitment potential. However,...
Published in:Journal of Public PolicyPublication date:2016-07-12
This article applies the multiple streams approach to a multilevel implementation setting to analyse why Swiss member states enabled the labour mar...
Published in:European Political Science ReviewPublication date:2016-05-26
Blame avoidance behavior (BAB) encompasses all kinds of integrity-protecting activities by officeholders in the face of potentially blame-attractin...
Published in:CitiesPublication date:2016-04-01
Bern is a classic example of a so-called secondary capital city, which is defined as a capital city that is not the primary economic center of its ...
Published in:European Journal of Political ResearchPublication date:2016-03-21
THE POLITICS OF EXTERNAL APPROVAL
During the European debt crisis, numerous states launched austerity programmes. The International Monetary Fund (IMF) evaluates and forecasts the l...
Published in:CitiesPublication date:2016-01-01
We propose a tentative theory linking economic and innovation dynamics with the ways capital cities try to develop and position themselves through ...
Published in:European Policy AnalysisPublication date:2016-01-01
Published in:Handbuch VerkehrspolitikPublication date:2016-01-01
Das folgende Kapitel vermittelt eine Einführung in die Verkehrspolitik aus einer politikwissenschaftlichen Perspektive heraus. Neben einer klaren b...
Published in:CitiesPublication date:2016-02-01
Published in:Swiss Political Science ReviewPublication date:2015-06-01
Wir argumentieren, dass das Pfadabhängigkeitskonzept des historischen Institutionalismus ein geeigneter Ansatz zur Integration des Top-down- und de...
Published in:European Policy AnalysisPublication date:2015-01-01
Published in:Policy Studies JournalPublication date:2014-10-27
Avoiding Blame-A Comprehensive Framework
In this paper, we present the evaluation design for a complex multilevel program recently introduced in Switzerland. The evaluation embraces the fe...
Published in:Energy PolicyPublication date:2014-11-01
Published in:Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis Research and PracticePublication date:2014-10-08
Published in:Public Management ReviewPublication date:2013-10-28
Published in:Administrative Theory & PraxisPublication date:2014-03-01
Introduction: The Value of Early Thinkers
Published in:Handbuch VerkehrspolitikPublication date:2014-01-01
Published in:Regulation & GovernancePublication date:2012-12-13
Utilization of RIA in Switzerland
Published in:Policy SciencesPublication date:2012-09-16
Published in:Swiss Political Science ReviewPublication date:2012-12-01
Der Artikel untersucht die Frage, welche Faktoren die Ausgaben der 26 Schweizer Kantone beeinflussen. Während die Frage bereits mehrfach mit statis...
Published in:Public AdministrationPublication date:2011-07-20
Published in:American Journal of EvaluationPublication date:2011-06-14
The Promise of Qualitative Comparative Analysis
Published in:Swiss Political Science ReviewPublication date:1996-06-01
Published in:Not availablePublication date:2011-03-09
Continuity and Change in the Swiss Political Economy
Published in:EvaluationPublication date:2011-04-01
Published in:Swiss Political Science ReviewPublication date:2011-11-04
Tabakmandate des Alten Bern
Published in:The Governance of Active Welfare States in EuropePublication date:2011-01-01
Published in:Public Money & ManagementPublication date:2010-01-01
Published in:Public AdministrationPublication date:2009-12-16
Published in:Zeitschrift für Vergleichende PolitikwissenschaftPublication date:2010-01-14
Published in:Public Administration ReviewPublication date:2009-11-01
Published in:Political StudiesPublication date:2009-10-01
Published in:EvaluationPublication date:2009-01-01
Published in:Not availablePublication date:2009-07-03
Responsiveness, Accountability and Deliberation
Published in:Journal of Vocational Education and TrainingPublication date:2008-09-01
Published in:Zeitschrift für Vergleichende PolitikwissenschaftPublication date:2008-04-01
Published in:EvaluationPublication date:2007-04-01
Conceptual Parallels and an Empirical Application
Published in:Public AdministrationPublication date:2007-06-01
Published in:International Review of EducationPublication date:2006-08-20
Published in:West European PoliticsPublication date:2006-05-01
Published in:Journal of Urban AffairsPublication date:2006-09-01
Published in:Innovative Comparative Methods for Policy AnalysisPublication date:Not available
Published in:GovernancePublication date:2005-04-01
Published in:Not availablePublication date:2004-01-01
Capacity, democracy and the dynamics of place
Published in:Metropolitan GovernancePublication date:Not available
Metropolitan governance in Switzerland
Published in:Swiss Political Science ReviewPublication date:2005-06-01
Published in:Sozial- und PräventivmedizinPublication date:2004-06-01
Published in:Revue internationale de politique comparéePublication date:2004-01-01
Published in:Swiss Political Science ReviewPublication date:2003-04-01
Published in:Swiss Political Science ReviewPublication date:2001-03-01
Published in:Swiss Political Science ReviewPublication date:1999-09-01
Published in:Policy analysis in GermanyPublication date:2013-07-31
Published in:Environnement urbainPublication date:2009-01-01
Published in:Journal of European Public PolicyPublication date:2017-05-11
Research on implementation in the European Union (EU) is characterized by a strong focus on legal conformance with EU policy. However, this focus h...
The results of this collection allow for preliminary conclusions about the nuanced interplay between Europeanization and domestication forces in EU...
Published in:Policy & PoliticsPublication date:2016-01-01
Literature defines epistemic communities as knowledge-based networks whose purpose is to influence policy. While previous studies often focused on ...
Published in:American Journal of EvaluationPublication date:2016-08-22
Pressure on evaluators has been investigated recently by surveys in the USA, the UK, Germany, and Switzerland. This study compares the results of t...
Published in:Evaluation and Program PlanningPublication date:2017-08-01
The papers assembled in this special issue shed light on the question of the interrelation between democracy and policy evaluation by discussing re...
Published in:GovernancePublication date:2017-06-06
THOMANN et al.
In recent decades, the introduction of market principles has
transformed public service delivery into a hybrid. However,
little is known about how ...
Published in:Politik und WirtschaftPublication date:2017-01-01
Published in:Evaluation and Program PlanningPublication date:2016-09-01
Evaluations can only serve as a neutral evidence base for policy decision-making as long as they have not been altered along non-scientific criteri...
Published in:Politics & PolicyPublication date:2016-08-01
HOW DO CREDIT RATING AGENCIES RATE?
During the recent European debt crisis, credit rating agencies (CRAs) and the ratings they were producing became a frequent bone of contention. We ...
Published in:Land Use PolicyPublication date:2018-04-01
Sustainable spatial planning strongly depends on efficient policy measures. A successful implementation of efficient policies, in turn, crucially d...
Published in:Public Administration ReviewPublication date:2018-03-02
The Political Use of Evidence and Its Contribution to Democratic Discourse
This article argues that evidence, even when used politically, contributes to high-quality democratic discourse. Research results on the use of evi...
Published in:Swiss Political Science ReviewPublication date:2018-03-02
Literature claims that scientific evidence makes better democracies. This paper analyses whether and which voters choose empirical evidence in the ...
Published in:Politik und WirtschaftPublication date:2017-12-22
Das Kapitel vermittelt eine Einführung in die Verkehrs- und Infrastrukturpolitik aus einer Kombination der politikwissenschaftlichen und wirtschaft...
Published in:Not availablePublication date:2017-09-11
Capital cities that are not the dominant economic centres of their nations – so-called ‘secondary capital cities’ (SCCs) – tend to be overlooked in...
Published in:Hybridization of Food GovernancePublication date:Not available
Published in:European Policy AnalysisPublication date:2016-03-01
European integration is under pressure. At the same time, the notion of a European administrative space is being explicitly voiced. But does a shar...