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Nick Vlahos

PhD Candidate at York University

Nick is a Phd candidate at York University, in the political science department. His research interests include deliberative democracy, participatory budgeting, post-WWII democratization and British devolution.
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The Changing Rules Of Citizen Engagement

The push for open government by the Liberals after the Conservatives showed a staunch opposition to transparency has merit. Yet, previous Action Plans were also visible during the Harper era. Nearly every single federal government department website had and still has a similar if not the same commitment to public engagement.
11/17/2016 07:37 EST