NIG Annual Conference 2013

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On Thursday 28 and Friday 29 November 2013, the Netherlands Institute of Government (NIG) held its 10th annual workconference, in Enschede, The Netherlands.

On Thursday 28 November 2013 researchers from the Montesquieu Institute chaired and participated the following panel: Understanding policy dynamics: A critical confrontation of theories of the policy process

Chairs: Peter Scholten (EUR) and Arco Timmermans (ULeiden)


Introduction by Peter Scholten and Arco Timmermans


Migration metaphors we live by: Image-venue interactions on CEE labour migration in the Netherlands Mark van Ostaijen (EUR)

Reviewer: Wenting Jiao


Air policy change in Latin America: the role of international organizations

Jale Tosun (Heidelberg/Mannheim)

Reviewer: Petya Alexandrova


New media, new agenda setting dynamics? The interplay the social mediaagenda with the traditional media agenda and political agenda and their influence on local migrant integration policies

Rianne Dekker (EUR)

Reviewer: Kutsal Yesilkagit




Upsetting the Agenda: The Clout of Focusing Events in the European Council

Petya Alexandrova (UL)

Reviewer: Jale Tosun


Policy Translation of Industrial Symbiosis in China

Wenting Jiao, Frank Boons, Geert Teisman (EUR)

Reviewer: Mark van Ostaijen


Agency reforms and issue dynamics

Kutsal Yesilkagit (Universiteit Utrecht) & Arco Timmermans (Universiteit Leiden)

Reviewer: Rianne Dekker

Learn more about the conference and the abstracts of this panel.