Policy diffusion and policy transfer

@article{Marsh2009PolicyDA,
  title={Policy diffusion and policy transfer},
  author={D. Marsh and J. Sharman},
  journal={Policy Studies},
  year={2009},
  volume={30},
  pages={269 - 288}
}
  • D. Marsh, J. Sharman
  • Published 2009
  • Economics
  • Policy Studies
  • This article argues that the literatures on policy transfer and policy diffusion are complimentary, but need to focus more clearly on five key issues drawing insights from both literatures. First, work in each area can benefit from a greater focus on the changing interactions between the various mechanisms involved in diffusion/transfer. Second, the diffusion literature privileges structure, while the transfer literature privileges agency, but we need an approach which recognizes the… CONTINUE READING
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