Works Published

Works published, in press or accepted in English

  1. "Public Personnel Management in Latin America", in Guy Peters and Carlos Alba (cords.), Handbook of Public Administration and Civil Service in Latin America. Routledge (in press).
  2. Presidents’ Strategic Action and Policy Change in Mexico: A Comparison of the Hydrocarbon Policy Reforms of Enrique Peña and Felipe Calderon, Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis: Research and Practice, 2017
  3. “Policy Analysis and Bureucratic Capacity” (co-author with Mauricio Dussauge), in Marleen Brans, Iris Geva-May and Michael Howlett (eds.), Routledge Handbook of Comparative Policy Analysis. Routledge, 2017
  4. Policy Analysis in Mexico (coeditor with Mauricio Dussauge). Bristol, The Policy Press, 2017.
  5. “Public policy analysis as a field of studies in Mexico”, in Jose Luis Mendez y Mauricio Dussauge (eds.), Policy Analysis in Mexico, Bristol, The Policy Press, 2017.
  6. "Toward More Balanced Approaches in the Reform of the State", in Jorge I. Dominguez y Anthony Jones (eds.), The Construction of Democracy. Lessons from Practice & Research. Baltimore, The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2007. pp. 123-147.
  7. "Implementing Developed Countries Administrative Reforms in Developing Countries: The Case of Mexico", in Jon Pierre and Patricia Ingraham (eds.), Public Sector Administrative Reform and the Challenges of Effective Change. Ottawa. McGill University Press, 2010.
  8. "Mexican U.S. Border Bureaucracies and intergovernmental Relations" (coauthor con Lawrence Graham), in John Bailey (Coordinator), U.S. Mexican Economic Integration: NAFTA at the Grassroots. University of Texas at Austin. Austin, Texas, 2001
  9. "Civil Organizations in Mexico: Recent Evolution and Prospects", in Voluntas: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations, vol. 10, num. 1., 1999. pp. 93-99
  10. "Mexico Under Salinas: Towards a New Record for One Party Domination?", in Governance, vol. 7, num. 2., 1994. pp. 182-207.
  11. "The Latin American Administrative Tradition", in Jay M. Shafritz (editor), International Encyclopedia of Public Administration. Boulder. Colorado. Westview Press, 1997. pp. 1254-1261.
  12. "The challenges Facing Public Administration in a changing World" (editor of special number) International Journal of Public Administration, vol. 19. 1996.


Recent Papers presented in English

  1. "Poverty Alleviation in Mexico: Solidarity to Prospera. Policy Design & Results ", American Political Science Association (APSA)", Philadelphia, PA, September 2016.
  2. "Public personnel management in Latin America. Scope and limit of a modern professional service ", IPSA World Congress of Political Science, IPSA, Poznan, June, 2016.
  3. “Public policy as field of studies in Mexico”, 2nd International Conference on Public Policy, International Public Policy Association, Milan, 2015.
  4. "Presidential Leadership and Policy Change: Some Evidence from Latin America", International Congress of the International Association of Political Science, Montreal, July, 2014.
  5. "Presidential Leadership in Mexico and Brazil, Revisiting the importance of strategic action in politics", International Congress of the International Association of Political Science, Madrid, July, 2012.