Publications and Reports

Halpin, D. and Fraussen, B (forthcoming). Conceptualising the Policy Engagement of Interest Groups: Involvement, Access and Prominence European Journal of Political Research.

 

Halpin, D., Fraussen, B. and Nownes, A. (2016).What Factors Guide Issue Prioritisation among Interest Groups

Prepared for presentation at the Annual Conference of the Australian Political Studies Association (APSA), University of New South Wales (UNSW), Australia.

 

Daugbjerg, K., Halpin, D. and Fraussen, B. (2016). Organised Interests and Policy Capacity.

Prepared for presentation at the Annual Conference of the Australian Political Studies Association (APSA), University of New South Wales (UNSW), Australia.

 

Halpin, D., Fraussen, B. and Ackland, R. (2016). Assessing the Role of Policy Identity in Explaining Interest Group Audiences on Twitter.

Prepared for presentation at the 10th ECPR General Conference, Prague, Czech Republic.

 

Halpin, D. and Fraussen, B. (2016). Riding the Wave: Assessing Agenda Setting Processes Within Interest Groups.

Prepared for presentation at the 10th ECPR General Conference, Prague, Czech Republic.

 

Halpin, D., Fraussen, B. and Nownes, A. (2016). The Balancing Act of Establishing a Policy Agenda: Conceptualizing and Measuring Drivers of Issue Prioritization within Interest Groups.

Prepared for presentation at the Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association (APSA), Philadelphia, United States.

 

Halpin, D. and Fraussen, B. (2016). Research Highlights: Survey of National Advocacy Groups.

Brief presentation which highlights some key findings from our survey of national groups conducted in 2015.

 

 

Halpin, D., Fraussen, B. and Thomas, H.F. (2016). Organised Interests and the “Social Media” Effect: Does Online Prominence Translate into Newspaper Coverage?

Prepared for presentation at the 2016 Annual Meeting of the Mid-West Political Science Association (MPSA), Chicago, United States.

 

Halpin, D. and Fraussen, B. (2016). Reaching Across the Interest Group Generations. Organizational Diversity and Innovation in Group Systems. 

Prepared for presentation at the 2016 Annual Meeting of the Mid-West Political Science Association (MPSA), Chicago, United States.

 

Fraussen, B., and Halpin, D. (2016). Political Parties and Interest Organizations at the Crossroads: Perspectives on the Transformation of Political Organizations. Political Studies Review. doi: 10.1177/1478929916644868. http://psw.sagepub.com/content/early/2016/06/10/1478929916644868.abstract

 

Fraussen, B., and Halpin, D. (2016). Assessing the Composition and Diversity of the Australian Interest Group System. Australian Journal of Public Administration. doi: 10.1111/1467-8500.12188. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/1467-8500.12188/abstract

 

Fraussen, B., and Halpin, D. (2016). Think tanks and strategic policymaking: the contribution of think tanks to policy advisory systems. Policy Sciences. doi: 10.1007/s11077-016-9246-0. http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11077-016-9246-0

 

Nownes, A., Halpin, D. and Fraussen, B. (2016) What Factors Guide Issue Prioritization among Interest Groups? Evidence from the US and Australia.

Prepared for presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Southern Political Science Association; Puerto Rico, United States.

 

Halpin, D., Fraussen, B. and Thomas, H.F. (2015). Interest Group Mobilization: Evidence from Australia.

Prepared for presentation at the Annual Conference of the Australian Political Studies Association (APSA), University of Canberra, Australia.

 

Fraussen, B. and Halpin, D. (2015). Think Tanks and Strategic Policymaking. Practices and Prospects.

Prepared for presentation at the Annual Conference of the Australian Political Studies Association (APSA), University of Canberra, Australia.

 

Halpin, D. and Warhurst, J. (2015). Commercial Lobbying in Australia: Exploring the Australian Lobby Register. Australian Journal of Public Administration. doi: 10.1111/1467-8500.12159. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/1467-8500.12159/abstract

 

Halpin, D., Fraussen, B. and Thomas, H.F. (2015). Identifying the Interest Groups that Matter: Towards Measuring and Explaining Patterns of Group Involvement, Access and Prominence in the Legislative Arena.

Prepared for presentation at the 5th Annual Conference of the European Political Science Association (EPSA), Vienna, Austria & Seminar Series of the Antwerp Centre for Institutions and Multilevel Politics (ACIM), University of Antwerp, Belgium.

 

Halpin, D., Fraussen, B. and Thomas, HF. (2015). Conceptualising and Measuring Patterns of Group Involvement, Access and Prominence.

Prepared for presentation at the Workshop Interest Group Populations in Comparative Perspective, University of Hamburg, Germany.

 

Halpin, D. and Thomas, H.F. (2014). Interest Group and the Media: the Role of Media Releases in Policy Advocacy.

Prepared for presentation at the 2014 Annual Conference of the Australian Political Studies Association (APSA), Sydney University, Australia.

 

Halpin, D. and Fraussen, B. (2014). The Transformation of Political Organizations: Combining the Study of Parties and Interest Organizations .

Prepared for presentation at the 2014 Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association (APSA), Washington, United States.