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Call for nominations: 2017 Levine Book Prize

The Levine Book Prize Committee is seeking nominations for the 2017 Levine Prize.  More details here.  The committee is composed of Professor Tobias Bach (University of Oslo), Professor Caspar van den Berg (Leiden University), and Professor Ting Gong (City University of Hong Kong).   Information about previous winners is available here.

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November 20, 2016 at 7:52 pm

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Call for nominations: 2017 Levine Book Prize

The Levine Book Prize Committee is seeking nominations for the 2017 Levine Prize.  More details here.  The committee is composed of Professor Tobias Bach (University of Oslo), Professor Caspar van den Berg (Leiden University), and Professor Ting Gong (City University of Hong Kong).   Information about previous winners is available here.

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August 10, 2016 at 10:59 am

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Hadden wins Levine Book Prize

The Levine Book Prize for books published in 2015 has been awarded to Jennifer Hadden for her book Networks in Contention: The Divisive Politics of Climate Change.  The prize committee says that the book “makes a contribution of great academic and policy significance” about civil society organizations’ choice of mobilization strategies on climate change.  Read more about the committee’s decision.  Hadden is an assistant professor in the Department of Government and Politics at the University of Maryland.

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August 2, 2016 at 5:58 pm

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Levine Book Prize 2016: Call for nominations

Nominations for the 2016 Levine Book Prize are now being sought.  More information on the prize committee and how to nominate a book here.    You can see more information about previous winners on our Levine Book Prize page.

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February 15, 2016 at 9:28 am

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Green wins Levine Book Prize

Professor Jessica Green of New York University has won the 2015 Levine Book Prize for Rethinking Private Authority: Agents and Entrepreneurs in Global Environmental Governance, published by Princeton University Press. The prize committee says “This fascinating book is a decisive contribution to the governance debate as it investigates the emergence, growth, and influence of private actors in global environmental and climate governance.” Read more about the Levine Prize.

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July 22, 2015 at 5:04 pm

Call for nominations: 2015 Levine Prize

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March 14, 2015 at 9:04 am

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Adolph receives Levine Prize

The 2014 Levine Book Prize has been awarded to Christopher Adolph of the University of Washington for his book Bankers, Bureaucrats, and Central Bank Politics (Cambridge University Press).  The prize committee was composed of Professors Agnes Batory (Central European University; Chair), Luc Juillet (University of Ottawa) and Julia Fleischer (University of Amsterdam).  The committee says that Adolph’s book “raises important questions about the assumed all-importance of central bank independence and provides a fascinating insight into the ways the professional background of key officials shapes monetary policy.”  Read more.

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July 15, 2014 at 6:19 am

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