Adam Wellstead

Michigan Technological University

Associate Professor

Department of Social Sciences

Houghton, MI 49931

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

10

DOWNLOADS

807

SSRN CITATIONS

1

CROSSREF CITATIONS

3

Scholarly Papers (10)

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The Rise of Policy Innovation Labs: A Catalog of Policy Innovation in the United States (1st Edition)

Number of pages: 129 Posted: 30 Jan 2020
Adam Wellstead and Sun Nguyen
Michigan Technological University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 259 (148,877)
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policy innovation labs, United States

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Re-Thinking Think Tanks: Differentiating Knowledge-Based Policy Influence Organizations

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2021
Adam Wellstead and Michael P. Howlett
Michigan Technological University and Simon Fraser University
Downloads 122 (286,542)

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think tanks, policy labs, knowledge-based organizations

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The 'Lumpiness' Thesis Revisited: The Venues of Policy Work and the Distribution of Analytical Techniques in Canada

Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy Research Paper No. 13-04
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 04 May 2013
Simon Fraser University, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, Michigan Technological University, Simon Fraser University - Department of Political Science and Department of Politics and Public Administration - Ryerson University
Downloads 55 (458,758)
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policy analysis, analytical tools, policy consultants, NGOs, policy venues

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New Governance Arrangements at the Intersection of Climate Change and Forest Policy: Institutional, Political and Regulatory Dimensions

Public Administration Vol. 90, No. 1, 2012 (37–55)
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 10 Nov 2012
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Independent, University of Victoria - Faculty of Law and Michigan Technological University
Downloads 54 (462,505)

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governance arrangements, climate policy, forest management

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Where is the Policy? A Bibliometric Review of the State of Policy Research on Medical Tourism

Number of pages: 107 Posted: 17 Sep 2019
Altaf Virani, Adam Wellstead and Michael P. Howlett
Monash University, Indonesia, Michigan Technological University and Simon Fraser University
Downloads 52 (470,349)
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medical tourism; health tourism; healthcare tourism; policy research; bibliometric analysis

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Fourth Industrial Revolution and Algorithms: New Challenges for Policy Design

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 May 2021 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2021
Tanya A. Heikkila and Adam Wellstead
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Michigan Technological University
Downloads 47 (491,045)
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algorithms, policy design, policy labs, trust, policy learning

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Causal Mechanisms in Policy Process Research: Are We Taking Them Seriously? Should We?

Making Policies Work: First-and Second-order Mechanisms in Policy Design, 2019
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 17 Oct 2019
Evert Lindquist and Adam Wellstead
University of Victoria and Michigan Technological University
Downloads 46 (495,394)

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mechanisms, policy process frameworks, causality

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Trusting Datification Through Labification

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Jan 2020
Adam Wellstead
Michigan Technological University
Downloads 23 (620,130)

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big data, trust, policy innovation labs

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Have Policy Process Scholars Embraced Causal Mechanisms? A Review of Five Popular Frameworks

Forthcoming in Public Policy and Administration
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Mar 2020
Victoria University of Wellington, School of Government, Öffentliche Versicherung Braunschweig, University of Victoria and Michigan Technological University
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policy process, meta-review, multiple streams approach, advocacy coalition framework, punctuated equilibrium theory, narrative policy framework, institutional analysis and development.