Undergraduate Module Descriptor

POL3195: The Politics of Regulation: Risks and Regulatory Failures

This module descriptor refers to the 2016/7 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

Basic reading:

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Baldwin, R, Cave, M and Lodge, M eds (2010) The Oxford Handbook of Regulation, Oxford: OUP

Carpenter, D (2013) eds. Preventing Regulatory Capture: Special Group Interest Influence and How to Limit It, Cambridge University Press.

Carpenter, D (2010) Reputation and Power: Organizational Image and Pharmaceutical Regulation at the FDA, Princeton University Press.

Hood, C and Rothstein H and Baldwin, R (2001) The Government of Risk: Understanding Risk Regulation Regimes, Oxford: OUP

 Slovic, P (2000) The Perception of Risk. Routledge

Renn, O (2008) Risk Governance: Coping with Uncertainty in a Complex World, Routledge.

 Kelemen, R D, Vogel, D (2010) ‘Trading places: the role of the United States and the European Union in international environmental politics’ Comparative Political Studies 43: 427

 Vogel, D (2003) ‘The hare and tortoise revisited’ British Journal of Political Science 33: 557-80

 Ayres, I and Braithwaite, J (1992), Responsive Regulation: Transcending the Deregulation Debate, Oxford: OUP

 Moran, M (2013) The British Regulatory State, Oxford: OUP

 Alasdair, R. (2011) The logic of discipline: global capitalism and the architecture of government, Oxford: OUP

 Mayntz, R ed (2012) Crisis and Control: Institutional change in financial market regulation, University of Chicago Press