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|Discipline||Political science, international relations, public policy|
|Edited by||David Held, Patrick Dunleavy|
The journal was launched at the 4th Global Public Policy Network conference at the London School of Economics and Political Science on Monday 22 March 2010, with near simultaneous launch events held in Beijing and Brussels. The theme of the one day conference was "Global Challenges: Global Impact". The General Editors are David Held and Patrick Dunleavy.
Its first issue included articles by UK Development Secretary Douglas Alexander, General David Petraeus, Head of US Central Command, Mary Kaldor and Ian Goldin and Tiffany Vogel of Oxford University.
The journal's first edition defines its six main foci
- Globally relevant risks and collective action problems
- International policy coordination
- Normative theories of global governance
- The change from national-level to 'bloc'-level policy making
- The transition from single-polar to multipolar governance
- Innovations in global governance
- "Global Public Policy Network". Retrieved 2010-04-06.
- "Global Policy launches with insight and analysis on overseas aid, Afghanistan and how to prepare for the next world crisis - 02 - 2010 - News archive - News - News and media - Home". Retrieved 2010-04-06.
- David Held, Patrick Dunleavy, and Eva-Maria Nag (2010) Editorial Statement, Global Policy, Volume 1 (1), 2010. Pages: 1–3