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University of Nebraska Public Policy Center

Peer Reviewed Publications

An Experiment in E-Rulemaking with Natural Language Processing and Democratic Deliberation

Muhlberger, P., Stromer-Galley, J., & Webb, N. (2012). An Experiment in E-Rulemaking with Natural Language Processing and Democratic Deliberation. In K. Kloby & M. J. D’Agostino (Eds.), Citizen 2.0: Public and Governmental Interaction Through Web 2.0 Technologies (pp. 23–40). Hershey, PA: IGI Global Publishers.

Author: Peter Muhlberger,

Using Court Date Reminder Postcards to Reduce Courts’ Failure to Appear Rates: A Benefit-Cost Analysis

Rosenbaum, D. I., Hutsell, N., Tomkins, A. J., Bornstein, B. H., Herian, M. N., & Neeley, E. M. (2012). Using court date reminder postcards to reduce courts’ failure to appear rates: A benefit-cost analysis. Judicature, 95, 177-187.

Author: Brian Bornstein, Mitchel N. Herian, David Rosenbaum, Alan Tomkins,

Public Participation, Procedural Fairness and Evaluations of Local Governance: The Moderating Role of Uncertainty

Herian, M. N., Hamm J. A., Tomkins A. J., & Pytlik-Zillig L. M. (2012). Public participation, procedural fairness and evaluations of local governance: The moderating role of uncertainty. Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, Online. DOI:10.1093/jopart/mur064

Author: Lisa Pytlik Zillig, Alan Tomkins, Mitchel N. Herian,

Using Public Engagements to Provide Input and Insights into Policy, Legal, Ethical, and Other Impacts of Science

Pytlik Zillig, L. M., Tomkins, A. J., Muhlberger, P., Pardy, R. L., Morris, T. J., Dzenis, Y. A., … Collins, T. P. (2011). Using Public Engagements to Provide Input and Insights into Policy, Legal, Ethical, and Other Impacts of Science. The International Journal of Science in Society, 2(3), 273–290.

Author: Peter Muhlberger, Lisa Pytlik Zillig, Alan Tomkins,

Public Input for Municipal Policymaking

Tomkins, A. J., PytlikZillig, L. M., Herian, M. N., Abdel-Monem, T., & Hamm, J. A. (2010, May 17-20). Public input for municipal policymaking: Engagement methods and their impact on trust and confidence. Paper presented at the 11th Annual Conference on Digital Government Research, Public Administration Online: Challenges and Opportunities, Puebla, Mexico.

Author: Tarik Abdel Monem, Mitchel N. Herian, Lisa Pytlik Zillig, Alan Tomkins,