Professor Colin Hay - Full List of Publications


  • Hay C & Wincott D (2012) The Political Economy of European Welfare Capitalism. Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Dunleavy P, Heffernan R & Cowley P (2011) Developments in British Politics 9. Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Gofas A, Britain EASRCG & Regionalisation UOWCFTSOGA (2009) The role of ideas in political analysis. Taylor & Francis.
  • Hay C (2007) Why we hate politics. Polity.
  • Hay C & Menon A (2007) European politics. Oxford University Press, USA.
  • Dunleavy P (2006) Developments in British Politics 8. Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Hay C, Lister M & Marsh D (2006) The state. Palgrave MacMillan.
  • Hay C (2002) Political analysis. Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Hay C (2002) Demystifying globalization.
  • Hay C (1999) The political economy of new Labour. Manchester Univ Pr.
  • O'Brien M, Penna S & Hay C (1999) Theorising modernity. Addison-Wesley Longman Ltd.

Journal articles


  • Hay C (2015) Social constructivism, Routledge Handbook of Interpretive Political Science (pp. 99-112).
  • Berry CP (2015) The Final Nail in the Coffin: Crisis, Manufacturing Decline, and Why It Matters In Green J, Hay C & Taylor-Gooby P (Ed.), The British Growth Crisis The Search for a New Model (pp. 174-199). Palgrave Macmillan
  • Hay C (2015) Depoliticisation as process, governance as practice: What did the ‘first wave’ get wrong and do we need a ‘second wave’ to put it right?, Tracing the Political: Depoliticisation, Governance and the State (pp. 203-226).
  • Hay C (2014) Levels of governance and their interaction, Handbook of the International Political Economy of Governance (pp. 32-47).
  • Gofas A & Hay C (2012) Varieties of Ideational Explanation In Gofas A & Hay C (Ed.), The Role of Ideas in Political Analysis Routledge
  • Gofas A & Hay C (2012) The Ideational Turn and the Persistence of Perennial Dualisms In Gofas A & Hay C (Ed.), The Role of Ideas in Political Analysis Routledge
  • Hay C & Smith NJ (2012) The resilience of anglo-liberalism in the absence of growth: The UK and irish cases, Resilient Liberalism in Europe's Political Economy (pp. 289-312).
  • Hay C (2011) Ideas and the Construction of Interests, Ideas and Politics in Social Science Research
  • Hay C (2009) Globalization and Public Policy, The Oxford Handbook of Public Policy
  • Hay C (2009) Constructivist Institutionalism, The Oxford Handbook of Political Institutions
  • Flinders M, Gamble A, Hay C & Kenny M (2009) Preface In Flinders M, Gamble A, Hay C & Kenny M (Ed.), The Oxford Handbook of British Politics Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Hay C (2006) The genealogy of neoliberalism, Neoliberalism: National and Regional Experiments with Global Ideas (pp. 51-70).
  • Hay C (2006) Political Ontology, The Oxford Handbook of Contextual Political Analysis

Conference proceedings papers

Edited books

Working papers

  • Farrall S, Gray E, Jennings W & Hay C (2014) Using Ideas Derived from Historical Institutionalism to Illuminate the Long-term Impacts on Crime of ‘Thatcherite’ Social and Economic Policies. ESRC Longterm Crime Trends, 1, 1-43. View this article in WRRO