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Contracting for social cohesion: Can local area agreements make a difference?
(Policy Press, 2014-10)
Citizen security in Mexico: Examining municipal bureaucracy from the view of the intermediation-representation debate
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2017-05)
The chapter examines citizen security in a south-eastern municipality in Mexico through the role of municipal front-line bureaucrats. The argument highlights that the degree of discretion of bureaucrats, the unequal power ...
The local bureaucrat in the making of urban power
Descrifrando el desorden: instituciones participativas y conflictos en torno a megaproyectos en México
(America Latina Hoy, 2018)
This article offers a map of «participatory institutions» (PI) that appear in conflict scenarios related to mining, hydrocarbons, wind and hydroelectric energy megaprojects in Mexico. The authors offer evidence of the ...
Administrative traditions and citizen participation in public policy: a comparative study of France, Germany, the UK and Norway
(Ingenta Connect, 2015)
The participation of citizens in public policy-making has become a key aim for national and supranational institutions across Europe, but the relative importance policy-makers actually accord citizen participation arguably ...
Local governance and participation under neoliberalism: comparative perspectives
(Blackwell Publishing, 2010)
The multi-level governance of Wales: layer cake or marble cake?
(Political Studies Association and Blackwell Publishing, 2014-05)
Introduction: beyond elections: representation circuits and political intermediation.
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2017)
Local governance under austerity: Hybrid organisations and hybrid officers
(Policy Press, 2017-07-03)
Using the case of Cardiff, Wales, we argue that the hybridisation of local governance forms is exacerbated by the downscaling and offloading of austerity politics. Conceptualising hybridity as a process which operates ...