Party Organisation and Bureaucracy

Room: 
Town Hall - Mirror Room (Reception Room A)
Time Slot: 
Monday 30th March 09:30 - 11:00
Panel Chair: 
  • Professor Martin Lodge (London School of Economics )
Panel Discussant: 
  • Dr Sharon Gilad (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
Panel Members: 
  • Professor Philippe Bezes (CNRS - CERSA)
  • Dr Işik Özel (Sabanci University)
  • Ms Nisida Gjoksi (London School of Economics and Political Science)
  • Professor Julia Fleischer (University of Potsdam)

The link between political parties and bureaucracy has been a long-standing feature in the study of executive politics. This panel explores the partisan effects on bureaucracy in a diversity of settings, and considers how changes in party political organisation shape the organisation of public administration, and how the organisation of public administration shapes party political organisation.