Emissions Trading Scheme

The European Union’ Emissions Trading Scheme

The European Union's Emission Trading Scheme How successful has the European Union's Emissio Trading Scheme been in reducing emissions? This article is focused on seeking to further develop a thorough understanding of the ways in…

Home Ownership patterns in Ireland & Norway

Housing and the Home in Ireland & Norway

Housing and the Home, a comparative policy analysis of home ownership policy supports in Ireland and Norway   Abstract Ireland and Norway are two small countries on the periphery of Europe, with comparable populations, but…

Neoliberalism Explained

Neoliberalism Explained

Neoliberalism Explained It's not uncommon to hear much talk in recent years of neoliberalism, specifically the responsibility for a variety of social ills being laid at the feet of this all-encompassing ideology which is said…

Innovation Policy in Western Europe

Innovation Policy in Europe

Innovation policy in Europe What policies are driving Innovation policy within Ireland, UK, Germany, Netherlands, Sweden, Denmark, Finland? I explore in my latest piece. Comparative public policy is an area of study which frequently requires…

Rational policy-making

Rational Policy-Making Explained

What is Rational Policy-making? Rational policy-making is widespread and well-utilized, but what exactly is it that leads many to consider it "as the commonsense way in which a democracy should function."? Policy making can typically…

Does Corruption drive more or less people to…

It’s been a chaotic year for elections, with the micro-state of Liechtenstein taking us of with their presidential election back on the 5th of February, we’ve so far seen elections within the UK, France &South…