Skip navigation Jump to navigation

TGC – Engagement

Practical Engagement


  • Piotrowski, Suzanne. (August 7, 2017) “Why Governmental Transparency Will Not Work Without Strong Leadership” The Conversation
  • Porumbescu, Gregory. (June 7, 2017) “Will Trump and the FCC heal or worsen America’s digital divide?” The Conversation 
  • Piotrowski, Suzanne. (November 5, 2016) “Commentary: What the FBI’s Clinton Email Case Teaches Leaders About Delivering Tough News” 

Applied Research Reports

Academic Engagement

Recent Events

  • Transparency Research Workshop, School of Public Affairs and Administration, Rutgers University–Newark. 15 faculty and student participants from US and European universities. September 22, 2017.

Representative Publications

  • Felix Deat, Stephan Grimmelikhuijsen and Suzanne Piotrowski, (forthcoming) “Numbers over Narratives? How Government Message Strategies Affects Citizens’ Attitudes” Public Performance & Management Review
  • Porumbescu, G., Bellé, N., Cucciniello, M., & Nasi, G. (forthcoming). “Translating policy transparency into policy understanding and policy support: Evidence from a survey experiment.” Public Administration.
  • Porumbescu, G. A., Lindeman, M. I., Ceka, E., & Cucciniello, M. (forthcoming). “Can Transparency Foster More Understanding and Compliant Citizens?”. Public Administration Review.
  • Porumbescu, G. A., Grimmelikhuijsen, S.G. (forthcoming). “Linking decision-making procedures to decision acceptance and citizen voice: Evidence from two studies” American Review of Public Administration.
  • Rui Pedro Lourenço, Suzanne Piotrowski, Alex Ingrams, (2017) "Open data driven public accountability", Transforming Government: People, Process and Policy, Vol. 11 Issue: 1, pp.42-57,
  • Suzanne J Piotrowski; Review of Transparency and the Open Society: Practical Lessons for Effective Policy, Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, Volume 27, Issue 4, 1 October 2017, Pages 710–711.
  • Kasymova, J., Ferreira, M., Piotrowski S. (2016). “Do Open Data Initiatives Promote and Sustain Transparency? A Comparative Analysis of Open Budget Portals in Developing Countries”. In Ed. Jing Zhang, Luis Luna-Reyes, Theresa A. Pardo, Djoko Sigit Sayogo. Information, Models, and Sustainability: Policy Informatics in the Age of Big Data and Open Government. Springer.