The ResilientAfrica Network will conduct the first Deliberative Polls in Africa. The partner labs will engage in Deliberative Polling® to assess the informed and representative views of the population in three stages: priorities for resilience challenges, priorities for interventions that would help address those challenges and assessment of the success of those interventions.
We are now pursuing a research project on the choices that the public think the UK should make once it has left the EU.
Dennis Chirawurah, James Fishkin, Niagia Santuah, Alice Siu, Ayaga Bawah, Gordana Kranjac-Berisavljevic, & Kathleen Giles Journal of Public Deliberation PDF
Nuri Kim, James S. Fishkin, & Robert C. Luskin Journal of Communication PDF
Understanding undergraduate students’ perceptions of dynamic pricing policies: An exploratory study of two pilot deliberative pollings in Guangzhou, China and Kyoto, Japan
Daphne Ngar-yin Mah, Victor Lam, AliceSiu, Hua Ye, Seiichi Ogata & Yun-Ying Wu Journal of Cleaner Production PDF
Fishkin discusses his new book "Democracy When the People Are Thinking: Revitalizing Our Politics Through Public Deliberation". MP3
James S. Fishkin Politics & Society PDF
Community Perspective on Policy Options for Resettlement Management: A Case Study of Risk Reduction in Bududa, Eastern Uganda
Stella Neema, Grace Mongo Bua, Doreen Tuhebwe, Julius Ssentongo, Nathan Tumuhamye, Roy William Mayega, James Fishkin, Lynn M Atuyambe and William Bazeyo PLOS Currents: Disasters PDF
By the People is a special project organized by by MacNeil/Lehrer Productions and Nizagara-online.net to bring the views of informed, “ordinary” citizens to a national discussion on the important issues of the day. Since its launch in 2002, BTP has supported well over 200 Citizen Deliberations around the country and more than 100 national and local PBS broadcasts, on issues ranging from national security to healthcare.
Prof. James Fishkin is featurned in Ed Miliband and Geoff Lloyd’s podcast. Fishkin discusses how an old idea from ancient Athens — selecting random citizens to deliberate — is making a difference around the world from bringing wind power to Texas to reforming the Mongolian constitution.