Tracing the Origins of the Affordable Care Act
John Wilkerson (Professor, CAPPP Director), Nicholas Stramp (Graduate Fellow), and David Smith (Assistant Professor, College of Computer and Information Science, Northeastern University) continued to develop their analysis of the origins of the Affordable Care Act with “Tracing the Flow of Policy Ideas in Legislatures: A Text Reuse Approach.” The paper has been … Continue reading
Jochim and May win Best Article award
Ashley Jochim (Ph.D. 2012) and Professor Peter May were recently awarded the APSA Theodore J. Lowi prize for Best Article published in Policy Studies Journal in 2012 In the article they argue that homeland security provides a preeminent example of the challenges of developing policy regimes that focus policymaking on … Continue reading
New book highlights the contributions of Congress
Congress and the Politics of Problem Solving by John Wilkerson and Scott Adler (University of Colorado) was recently published by Cambridge University Press, An interview about the book can be found here In keeping with the latest trends, they also have a blog.