ProAcTA: Publications

Several books and articles have been published on the programmatic approach, an earlier version of the Programmatic Action Framework (PAF). The following list includes publications connected to the framework, both from the joint project work and previous publications. 




Genieys, W./Joana, J.: The Custodians of State Policies Dealing With the Financial Crisis: A Comparison Between France and the US. International Relations and Diplomacy 5(5): 322-341.



Genieys, W./Hassenteufel, P.: The Shaping of New State Elites: Healthcare Policymaking in France Since 1981. Comparative Politics 47(39): 280-295. 


Genieys, W./Joana, J.: Bringing the State Elites Back In? Les Gardiens des Politiques de l’État en Europe et aux États-Unis. Gouvernement et Action Publique 2015(3): 57-80. 



Darviche, S./Genieys, W./Hoeffler, C./Joana, J.: Des “Long Timers“ au Sommet de l’État Américain. Les Secteurs de la Défense et de la Santé (1988-2010). Gouvernement et Action Publique 2013(1): 7-38.



Genieys, W./Hassenteufel, P.: Who Governs Public Policy? Gouvernement et Action Publique 2012(2): 89-115.



Genieys, W.: The New Custodians of the State: Programmatic Elites in French Society. London; New York: Routledge/Taylor & Francis.


Hassenteufel, P./Smyrl, M./Genieys, W./Moreno-Fuentes, F.: Programmatic Actors and the Transformation of European Health Care States. Journal of Health Politics, Policy, and Law 35(4): 517-538.



Genieys, W./Smyrl, M.: Elites, Ideas, and the Evolution of Public Policy. United States: Palgrave MacMillan. 


Prof. Dr. Nils C. Bandelow

Comparative Politics and Public Policy

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