The emergence of climate change policy entrepreneurs in urban regions
作者: Scott E. KalafatisMaria Carmen Lemos
作者单位: 1Michigan State University
2University of Michigan
刊名: Regional Environmental Change, 2017, Vol.17 (6), pp.1791-1799
来源数据库: Springer Journal
DOI: 10.1007/s10113-017-1154-0
关键词: CitiesMetropolitan/micropolitan regionsPolicy entrepreneursFragmentationPolicy innovation
英文摘要: The development of climate change policy in cities has been closely tied to the efforts of particular individuals, policy entrepreneurs. However, there is still much we do not know about the conditions underlying the emergence and spread of policy entrepreneurship both generally and in support of climate change policies specifically. In this paper, we shed light on these issues using data from 371 mid-sized cities throughout the Great Lakes region of the USA. Building upon scholarship from the public choice literature, we explore the role that fragmentation, that is, the number of independent but connected governmental units both within the city itself as well as in the city’s regional metropolitan or micropolitan area play in explaining the emergence of climate entrepreneurship. We show...
原始语种摘要: The development of climate change policy in cities has been closely tied to the efforts of particular individuals, policy entrepreneurs. However, there is still much we do not know about the conditions underlying the emergence and spread of policy entrepreneurship both generally and in support of climate change policies specifically. In this paper, we shed light on these issues using data from 371 mid-sized cities throughout the Great Lakes region of the USA. Building upon scholarship from the public choice literature, we explore the role that fragmentation, that is, the number of independent but connected governmental units both within the city itself as well as in the city’s regional metropolitan or micropolitan area play in explaining the emergence of climate entrepreneurship. We show...
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  • emergence 上升
  • policy 政策
  • urban 城市
  • climate 气候
  • micropolitan 居住区
  • change 变化
  • regional 地方的
  • innovation 革新
  • development 开发
  • metropolitan 本土