Policy Networks and Policy Change

Putting Policy Network Theory to the Test

  • Hugh Compston

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
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  10. Back Matter
    Pages 219-278

About this book


This study applies policy network theory to major technological, economic, environmental and social trends to generate propositions about the future of public policy. Among the findings are that we should expect more business-friendly policies, more intrusive law enforcement, more women-friendly policies, and stronger climate policies.


climate change education employment energy environment growth internationalization mobility network networks Policy production service women

Authors and affiliations

  • Hugh Compston
    • 1
  1. 1.Cardiff UniversityUK

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