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9 Save up to 20% at e-elgar.com I For our electronic content, visit: elgaronline.com POLITICAL SCIENCE & PUBLIC POLICY NEW TITLES, APRIL - JUNE 2023 Handbook on International Development and the Environment Edited by Benedicte Bull and Mariel Aguilar-Støen, University of Oslo, Norway Fifty years after the Stockholm Conference first placed the environment on the international development agenda, this Handbook continues the debate. Not only does it discuss the profound environmental and theoretical critique against ‘development’ as modernization and economic growth, but also how perspectives on nature have changed from an infinite resource to a fragile subject. Jun 2023 c 400 pp Hardback 978 1 80088 377 2 c £160.00 / c $235.00 eBook • Elgaronline Elgar Handbooks in Development Handbook on the Political Economy of Health Systems Edited by Joan Costa-Font, London School of Economics and Political Science, UK, Alberto Batinti, La Sapienza University of Rome and Gilberto Turati, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Italy ‘Health systems and reforms in the health sector play a fundamental role in policymaking and in the political process, as emphasized during the COVID-19 pandemic crisis. This book collects important contributions to develop an innovative view of the political economy of health systems, where political and economic factors interact in determining policy decisions in the health care domain. The book provides an excellent unified, broad and thorough vision of one of the most promising and interdisciplinary areas of the current and future political economy debate.’ – Paola Profeta, Bocconi University, Italy Jun 2023 c 496 pp Hardback 978 1 80088 505 9 c £210.00 / c $305.00 eBook • Elgaronline Handbook on the Politics and Governance of Big Data and Artificial Intelligence Edited by Andrej Zwitter and Oskar J. Gstrein, University of Groningen, the Netherlands ‘This volume succeeds in bringing together a wide ranging collection of original studies in a field that is as fast developing as it is important to keep track of. The reader who is interested in normative political and governance perspectives on AI and big data will find insightful analyses and wellinformed discussions of the key problems of regulation and policy making in a digital age.’ – Jeroen van den Hoven, Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands Jun 2023 c 560 pp Hardback 978 1 80088 736 7 c £190.00 / c $275.00 eBook • Elgaronline Elgar Handbooks in Political Science (Mis)managing Macroprudential Expectations How Central Banks Govern Financial and Climate Tail Risks John Hogan Morris, University of Nottingham and Hannah Collins, University of Reading, UK ‘Morris and Collins’ ground-breaking book reveals the dangers of the Bank of England’s efforts to govern climate change by calculating tail risks. As market actors find new ways of profiting from these climate tail risks, they warn, it is the most vulnerable populations that will pay the price.’ – Jacqueline Best, University of Ottawa, Canada Jun 2023 c 192 pp Hardback 978 1 80088 758 9 c £80.00 / c $115.00 eBook • Elgaronline Religion and Public Administration An Introduction Edoardo Ongaro, the Open University, UK and Michele Tantardini, Penn State Harrisburg, US ‘This book is a revelation about both the influences of religion on public administration and how the field could be enriched from deeper scholarly attention to religion. I am struck by the breadth of the relevance of religion to public administration. The authors illuminate the relevance of the world’s great religions to the field as a whole and to prominent research streams, such as public service motivation. Ongaro and Tantardini offer new perspectives for all public administration scholars to consider and embrace in their research and teaching.’ – James L. Perry, Indiana University, Bloomington, US Jun 2023 c 252 pp Hardback 978 1 80088 802 9 c £90.00 / c $130.00 eBook • Elgaronline A Research Agenda for Public Diplomacy Edited by Eytan Gilboa, Bar-Ilan University, Israel ‘A major theoretical contribution to the literature on public diplomacy, a comprehensive and innovative overview of the actors, disciplines, and instruments that continue to shape and advance the field. The volume is a must-read for anyone interested in learning why, what and how the study of public diplomacy needs to advance in order to meet new global challenges.’ – Corneliu Bjola, University of Oxford, UK Jun 2023 c 330 pp Hardback 978 1 80220 731 6 c £105.00 / c $155.00 eBook • Elgaronline Elgar Research Agendas