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JCPA Annual Best Article Award: 2011

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Theodore Marmor of Yale University – New Haven, CT (Chair); Karen Baehler, American University, Washington, D.C.; Betsi Beem, University of Sydney, Australia; David Birdsell, Baruch College, City University of New York; and Emanuele Vendramini, Bocconi University, Italy.

"Measuring Performance in US Municipalities: Do Personnel Policies Predict System Level Outcomes?"

JCPA Vol. 13, no. 1, pp - 11–33


Richard Huff (Virginia Commonwealth University)

The Award will be presented at 2nd Comparative Research Symposium in the EU, hosted by Erasmus University of Rotterdam, The Netherlands

View the previous winning articles since initiation of this Award in 2005:

2010 – Claus Wendt (Mannheim) & Jürgen Kohl (Heidelberg):
"Translating Monetary Inputs into Health Care Provision: A Comparative Analysis of the Impact of Different Modes of Public Policy" JCPA Vol. 12, No. 1&2, pp. 11 – 31.

2009 – Ivan Katchanovski (New York) & Todd La Porte(George Mason):
"Democracy, Colonial Legacy, and the Openness of Cabinet-level Websites in Developing Countries", Vol. 11, No. 2, pp. 213-232.

2008 – Katharina Holzinger & Christoph Knill (Konstanz):
 "The Interaction of Competition, Cooperation and Communication: Theoretical Analysis of Different Sources of Environmental Policy Convergence," Vol. 10, 4: 403-425.

2007 -
Gert Tinggaard Svendsen & Christian Bjørnskov (Aarhus):

 “How to Construct a Robust Measure of Social Capital: Two Contributions,” Vol. 9, 3: 275-292.

2006 - Alison Earle (McGill) & Jody Heymann (Harvard):

"A Comparative Analysis of Paid Leave for the Health Needs of Workers and their Families Around the World," Vol. 8, 3: 241-257.

2005 - Ted Marmor (Yale), Richard Freeman (Edinburgh) & Kieke Okma (NYU):

"Comparative Perspectives and Policy Learning in the World of Health Care," Vol. 7, 4: 331-348.