Problem Stream

One of the three streams within Multiple Streams Analysis, the problem stream is the one that contains those actors trying to raise the alarm about issue x
See also – problems have to become issues (Blumer, 1971).

epistemic communities

Policy entrepreneurs try to engage in ‘consequential coupling’ if the opportunity arises in the problem stream (or ‘doctrinal if it arose in the politics stream)


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