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Reflections on devolution: Twenty years on (2019)
Journal Article
Greer, A. (2019). Reflections on devolution: Twenty years on. Political Quarterly, 90(3), 553-558. https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-923X.12700

May 2019 marks twenty years since the first elections to the Scottish Parliament and Welsh Assembly. This report discusses a paper published by the Institute for Government (IFG) that reflects on the experience to date of devolution, drawing on inter... Read More about Reflections on devolution: Twenty years on.

Brexit and devolution (2017)
Journal Article
Greer, A. (2018). Brexit and devolution. Political Quarterly, 89(1), 134-138. https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-923X.12442

A report on debates about Brexit in relation to devolution and the relationships between the 'UK' government and Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Post-exceptional politics in agriculture: an examination of the 2013 CAP reform (2017)
Journal Article
Greer, A. (2017). Post-exceptional politics in agriculture: an examination of the 2013 CAP reform. Journal of European Public Policy, 24(11), 1585-1603. https://doi.org/10.1080/13501763.2017.1334080

© 2017 Informa UK Limited, trading as Taylor & Francis Group. A core claim about agricultural policy making is that it is ‘compartmentalized’ and ‘exceptional’. In this picture, the policy process is insulated from other policy concerns, has a dist... Read More about Post-exceptional politics in agriculture: an examination of the 2013 CAP reform.

Devolution aspects of Brexit and agriculture (2017)
Other
Greer, A. (2017). Devolution aspects of Brexit and agriculture

A submission requested by the House of Lords European Union Committee for its enquiry into Brexit and Agriculture

Devolution aspects of Brexit (2017)
Report
Greer, A. (2017). Devolution aspects of Brexit

A post Brexit referendum report on devolution and agriculture, written for the Yorkshire Agricultural Society and the Farmer Scientist Network.

The implications of brexit for UK agriculture (2016)
Report
Grant, W., Cardwell, M., Greer, A., Rogers, C., Smith, F., Swinbank, A., …Jones, H. (2016). The implications of brexit for UK agriculture

A multi-authored briefing paper prepared for the Yorkshire Agricultural Society/The Farmer Scientist Network to inform the debate on the EU referendum in relation to agriculture.

The common agricultural policy and the EU budget: Stasis or change? (2013)
Journal Article
Greer, A. (2013). The common agricultural policy and the EU budget: Stasis or change?. European Journal of Government and Economics, 2(2), 119-136

After highlighting the budgetary context and the historical trends on the funding of the CAP, this paper considers contemporary debates about its reform in the context of two ‘historic firsts’. Negotiations about the multiannual financial framework (... Read More about The common agricultural policy and the EU budget: Stasis or change?.

Agriculture and rural policy since 1914 (2012)
Book Chapter
Greer, A. (2012). Agriculture and rural policy since 1914. In P. Ollerenshaw, & L. Kennedy (Eds.), Ulster Since 1600: Politics, Economy and Society, 275-290. Oxford University Press

The chapter considers agriculture and rural policy in the six counties of Ulster that formed Northern Ireland after 1921. First, trends in the socio-economic structure of the rural world are examined, considering changes in farm size, production pat... Read More about Agriculture and rural policy since 1914.

Inter-institutional decision-making: The case of the Common Agricultural Policy (2012)
Journal Article
Greer, A., & Hind, T. (2012). Inter-institutional decision-making: The case of the Common Agricultural Policy. Policy and Society, 31(4), 331-341. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.polsoc.2012.09.005

The dominant portrayal of the policy process around the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) emphasises a system of inter-governmental bargaining, close links between institutions and farming interests, and compartmentalised closed policy networks. This... Read More about Inter-institutional decision-making: The case of the Common Agricultural Policy.

Understanding the effect of decentralisation on health services: The Nepalese experience (2010)
Journal Article
Regmi, K., Regmi, K. R., Naidoo, J., Pilkington, P., & Greer, A. (2010). Understanding the effect of decentralisation on health services: The Nepalese experience. Journal of Health Organization and Management, 24(4), 361-382. https://doi.org/10.1108/14777261011064986

Purpose: Despite enormous progress in health globally, primary healthcare services in many developing countries are facing different challenges. Many studies have documented that decentralisation could be useful in supporting and developing health se... Read More about Understanding the effect of decentralisation on health services: The Nepalese experience.

Decentralization and district health services in Nepal: Understanding the views of service users and service providers (2010)
Journal Article
Pilkington, P. A., Regmi, K., Regmi, K. R., Naidoo, J., Pilkington, P., & Greer, A. (2010). Decentralization and district health services in Nepal: Understanding the views of service users and service providers. Journal of Public Health, 32(3), 406-417. https://doi.org/10.1093/pubmed/fdp116

Background: Within the decentralization framework of Government, the Ministry of Health (MoH) Nepal initiated the decentralization of primary care services closer to citizens. This paper aims to examine and understand the effect of decentralization a... Read More about Decentralization and district health services in Nepal: Understanding the views of service users and service providers.

Agricultural policy (2008)
Book Chapter
Greer, A. (2008). Agricultural policy. In M. Woods (Ed.), New Labour’s Countryside: Rural Policy in Britain since 1997, 149-165. The Policy Press

The agricultural policy of the New Labour governments has been central in their approach to governing the countryside. This is highlighted in the rhetoric of multifunctional agriculture, which stresses the central contribution that farmers make to th... Read More about Agricultural policy.

Countryside Issues: A Creeping Crisis (2003)
Journal Article
Greer, A. (2003). Countryside Issues: A Creeping Crisis. Parliamentary Affairs, 56(3), 523-542+ii+v. https://doi.org/10.1093/parlij/gsg104

This article explores the idea of countryside crisis in Britain. Countryside crisis is contrasted with more conventional single-issue crises because of its multi-stranded and complex character. Its main components are the contemporary problems of the... Read More about Countryside Issues: A Creeping Crisis.