Permanent URL to this publication: http://dx.doi.org/10.5167/uzh-66104
Füglister, Katahrina (2012). Where does learning take place? The role of intergovernmental cooperation in policy diffusion. European Journal of Political Research, 51(3):316-349.
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Although it is widely accepted that a decentralised system can enhance policy learning and the spread of best practices, an under-researched question is where that learning process takes place. Using data on the diffusion of health care policies in Switzerland, this article analyses the role of institutionalised intergovernmental cooperation and its impact on the spread of successful policies.The results show that joint membership of policy makers in health policy specific intergovernmental bodies is related to the diffusion of best practices.
|Item Type:||Journal Article, refereed, original work|
|Communities & Collections:||06 Faculty of Arts > Institute of Political Science|
|DDC:||320 Political science|
|Deposited On:||01 Nov 2012 11:41|
|Last Modified:||22 Dec 2013 23:12|
|Citations:||Web of Science®. Times Cited: 6|
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