Public Policy Processes, Models, and Outcomes within Systems of Multilevel Governance

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Multilevel governance presents unique possibilities regarding public policy processes, models and outcomes. Questions about how variations of multilevel governance impact public policy are at the core of this panel's set of papers. Rich in substantive topics within public policy and varied in terms of cases studied, this panel includes examples such as public-private partnerships as a funding model, multicultural policy, planning and management, the provision of public services through the nonprofit sector, welfare and social policy, and management and policy reactions to natural disasters.