Call for papers
The 5th Annual Conference of the Comparative Agendas Project (CAP)
June 14-16, 2012
Reims, Sciences-Po Campus, France
Local organization: Sciences Po/CEE
Conference committee: Emiliano Grossman (chair), Marcello Carammia, Christopher Green-Pedersen
The 5th CAP conference will take place in Reims at the Euro-American Campus of Sciences Po, hosted in a beautiful 17th Century Jesuit College. The Comparative Agendas Project (CAP) has grown out of the cooperation between more than a dozen national agendas projects. It is a lose structure that does not build on any permanent association or membership.
Paper submissions will be accepted in all areas related to the study of agenda-setting. We encourage contributions building on extensive empirical studies, but will also consider theoretical contributions. We are open to all types of approaches and methodologies.
In particular, we are interested in contributions focusing on the following issues:
-Parties and policy
-Policy process and institutions
-Media and policymaking
-Issues and electoral campaigns
-Framing and policy outcomes
Submissions are now closed.
Reims is directly accessible from Charles-de-Gaulle Airport (30 to 60 minutes by train) and from the Paris train station Gare de l'Est (40 minutes). Be careful to book a train to REIMS GARE. There is another TGV station, called Reims Champagne-Ardenne, which is 8 km outside Reims.
Further information with regard to travel and housing will be posted in due course. Information on Reims is available here.
The conference will take place at the Collège des Jésuites, which is situated 1, place Museux. The buses 4, 6 and 9 take you there from the Central Station; get off at "Saint-Maurice".