Congratulations to Assistant Professor Jonas Meckling for winning the Evan Ringquist Best Paper Award from the American Political Science Association. The award recognizes Meckling and Jonas Nahm's paper “The Power of Process: State Capacity and Climate Policy," which appeared in Governance. Meckling studies climate and clean energy policy. His award-winning paper draws on California and Germany to argue that the division of labor between bureaucracy and legislature is an important factor in the ability of states to meet climate goals.
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