• Bringing policy back into the policy making process 

    Shafran, Jobeth Surface (2011-05)
    My research project is a break from the current trend in the literature that focuses on the conflict associated with roll call voting—party polarization and institutional friction. I am interested in determining how policy ...
  • Disproportionate attention on the Supreme Court 

    Whyman, Michelle C. (2011-05)
    Despite its emergence as a key player in igniting policy change, very little work has been done to understand the Supreme Court’s agenda in terms of policy content. Scholars have tended to describe the Court mostly in terms ...