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Managing staged policy implementation: Balancing short-term needs and long-term goals

Carey, Gemma; Nevile, Ann; Kay, Adrian; Malbon, Eleanor


This study focuses on the agency of governments engaged in implementation processes that take place over a number of years and through multiple stages. The long timeframes associated with staged implementation leave reforms vulnerable to the institutional effects that may ultimately derail policy aspirations. Governments engaged in staged implementation need to be able to plan longitudinally (foresight capacity) and analyse whether implementation processes are creating endogenous sources of...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2020
Type: Journal article
Source: Social Policy & Administration
DOI: 10.1111/spol.12530


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