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CALL FOR PAPERS: Institutions of Accountability -- The "In-betweens"

Chr. Michelsen Institute in collaboration with the Department of Administration and Organization Theory, University of Bergen, arranges a workshop 22-23 April 2015 to network for potential joint future research. Please send abstracts of no more than 300 words by 1 November 2014. We call for papers on four sub-themes related to in-between accountability institutions: Institutional arrangements and culture, International standardisation and collaboration, and Responsiveness and effectiveness. Abstracts of no more than 300 words should be submitted by 1 November 2014to Dr Sofie Schuette: Please indicate which of the four themes the paper addresses. If selected, complete papers (7000 words) are due for submission by 15 March 2015.