By Jamie Peck,Nik Theodore
We inhabit a without end accelerating and more and more interconnected global, with new rules, fads, and models relocating at social-media velocity. New coverage principles, in particular “ideas that work,” are actually capable of finding not just a global viewers but additionally transnational salience in remarkably brief order.
Fast Policy is the 1st systematic remedy of this phenomenon, person who compares techniques of coverage improvement throughout quickly relocating fields that emerged within the international South and feature quick been followed worldwide⎯conditional funds transfers (a social coverage application that stipulations funds on behavioral compliance) and participatory budgeting (a kind of citizen-centric city governance). Jamie Peck and Nik Theodore seriously research the becoming transnational connectivity among policymaking arenas and modes of coverage improvement, assessing the results of those advancements for modern policymaking. Emphasizing that coverage types don't easily go back and forth intact from websites of invention to websites of emulation, they problematize quickly coverage as a phenomenon that's actual and consequential but susceptible to misrepresentation.
Based on fieldwork carried out throughout six continents and in fifteen international locations, Fast Policy is a vital source in offering a longer theoretical dialogue of coverage mobility and in offering a strategy for ethnographic learn on worldwide social policy.