In recent decades a body of work in the social sciences has studied the way regulations work in the field of science, technology and innovation (STI). It has detected changes in the interaction of regulators with the regulated in terms of a movement away from top-down, command-and control ‘government’ towards a new bottom-up ‘governance’ approach that focuses on problemsolving rather than regulatory bargaining.
|Title of host publication||The Limits to Governance|
|Subtitle of host publication||The Challenge of Policy-Making for the New Life Sciences|
|Editors||Theo Papaioannou, Catherine Lyall, James Smith|
|Publication status||Published - Jun 2009|