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Political Institutions

Democracy and Social Choice (Comparative Politics)

by Josep H. Colomer

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages266
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Open LibraryOL7403420M
ISBN 100199241848
ISBN 109780199241842

  Using cross-country enterprise-level data, it investigates (1) the effect of a key political institution, namely electoral rules, on the probability that a firm engages in lobbying activities and (2) the impact of lobbying on influence, accounting for corruption and political by: 4. Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty, first published in , is a non-fiction book by Armenian-American economist Daron Acemoglu from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and British political scientist James A. Robinson from the University of Chicago.. The book applies insights from institutional economics, development economics and economic history to Genre: Nonfiction.

For a state traditionally characterised by the stability and continuity of its political institutions the United Kingdom has undergone a remarkable period of rapid institutional change in recent times. This title monitors these changes and provides the most comprehensive, up-to-date analysis of the major institutions at work in the United Kingdom. Abortion Law and Political Institutions: Explaining Policy Resistance is comprehensive, rigorous, and passionate. It represents a significant original empirical contribution to the literature on politics in Northern Ireland, and well as the international gender and politics literature.

Reviewed by Michael C. Munger | In Veto Players, George Tsebelis advances a grand thesis. Simply put, all political institutions can be modeled as a framework of vetoes. Different institutions have predictably different impacts on shaping the way preferences become policy because each institution confers a unique set of capacities to exercise vetoes. This book's success, signaling what it. Comparative Political Institutions is written by leading scholars for use by both students and teachers of political science. The series offers comprehensive and challenging accounts of the institutional structures of national political systems, and an authoritative and up-to-date collection of analyses of contemporary politics.


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