Institutional rules

Peter Knoepfel, Corinne Larrue, Frédéric Varone and Michael Hill

in Public policy analysis

Published by Policy Press

Published in print March 2011 | ISBN: 9781861349071
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9781447303121 | DOI:
Institutional rules

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This chapter discusses the institutional rules behind the decisions and activities of policy actors. The different influences that the institutions exert on policies are also presented. It also determines the various types of institutions involved and this leads to the operationalization of the institution concept.

Keywords: institutional rules; policy actors; institutions; institution concept; policies

Chapter.  7585 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Organizations

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