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  • The Efficient Secret

    The Efficient Secret
    av Gary W. Cox

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521019019

    The Efficient Secret is an analysis of the institutional changes in parliamentary government in nineteenth-century England, concentrating on the years between the first and third Reform Acts. Professor Gary W. Cox employs a rational choice model to…

  • Institutions and the Path to the Modern Economy

    Institutions and the Path to the Modern Economy
    av Avner Greif

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521671347

    It is widely believed that current disparities in economic, political, and social outcomes reflect distinct institutions. Institutions are invoked to explain why some countries are rich and others poor, some democratic and others dictatorial. But ar…

  • Institutions and the Path to the Modern Economy

    Institutions and the Path to the Modern Economy
    av Avner Greif

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521480444

    It is widely believed that current disparities in economic, political, and social outcomes reflect distinct institutions. Institutions are invoked to explain why some countries are rich and others poor, some democratic and others dictatorial. But ar…

  • Marketing Sovereign Promises

    Marketing Sovereign Promises
    av Gary W. Cox

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781316506097

    How did England, once a minor regional power, become a global hegemon between 1689 and 1815? Why, over the same period, did she become the world's first industrial nation? Gary W. Cox addresses these questions in Marketing Sovereign Promises. The bo…

  • Marketing Sovereign Promises

    Marketing Sovereign Promises
    av Gary W. Cox

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107140622

    How did England, once a minor regional power, become a global hegemon between 1689 and 1815? Why, over the same period, did she become the world's first industrial nation? Gary W. Cox addresses these questions in Marketing Sovereign Promises. The bo…

  • Consent, Dissent, and Patriotism

    Consent, Dissent, and Patriotism
    av Margaret Levi

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521599610

    Democratic governments are able to elicit, legally and legitimately, both money and men from their populations. Certainly there is tax evasion, draft evasion, and even outright resistance; yet to a remarkable extent citizens acquiesce and even activ…

  • Consent, Dissent, and Patriotism

    Consent, Dissent, and Patriotism
    av Margaret Levi

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521590556

    Democratic governments are able to elicit, legally and legitimately, both money and men from their populations. Certainly there is tax evasion, draft evasion, and even outright resistance; yet to a remarkable extent citizens acquiesce and even activ…

  • Social Choice and Legitimacy

    Social Choice and Legitimacy
    av John W. Patty

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521138338

    Governing requires choices, and hence trade-offs between conflicting goals or criteria. This book asserts that legitimate governance requires explanations for such trade-offs and then demonstrates that such explanations can always be found, though n…

  • Social Choice and Legitimacy

    Social Choice and Legitimacy
    av John W. Patty

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521191012

    Governing requires choices, and hence trade-offs between conflicting goals or criteria. This book asserts that legitimate governance requires explanations for such trade-offs and then demonstrates that such explanations can always be found, though n…

  • Partisan Politics, Divided Government, and the Economy

    Partisan Politics, Divided Government, and the Economy
    av Alberto Alesina

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521436205

    This book develops an integrated approach to understanding the American economy and national elections. Economic policy is generally seen as the result of a compromise between the President and Congress. Because Democrats and Republicans usually mai…

  • Trading Spaces

    Trading Spaces
    av Sonal S. Pandya

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107691575

    This book is the first comprehensive study of foreign direct investment (FDI) liberalization. Political economy FDI research has long focused on how host-country politics influence the supply of FDI, or how firms choose to invest. By contrast, this…

  • Trading Spaces

    Trading Spaces
    av Sonal S. Pandya

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107040342

    This book is the first comprehensive study of foreign direct investment (FDI) liberalization. Political economy FDI research has long focused on how host-country politics influence the supply of FDI, or how firms choose to invest. By contrast, this…

  • Legislative Institutions and Ideology in Chile

    Legislative Institutions and Ideology in Chile
    av John B. Londregan

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521770842

    The 1980s and 1990s have seen several authoritarian governments voluntarily cede power to constitutionally elected democratic governments. John Londregan uses Chile as a case study of this phenomenon, exploring what sorts of guarantees are required…

  • Legislative Institutions and Ideology in Chile

    Legislative Institutions and Ideology in Chile
    av John B. Londregan

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521037266

    The 1980s and 1990s have seen several authoritarian governments voluntarily cede power to constitutionally elected democratic governments. John Londregan uses Chile as a case study of this phenomenon, exploring what sorts of guarantees are required…

  • Public Debt and the Birth of the Democratic State

    Public Debt and the Birth of the Democratic State
    av David Stasavage

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521809672

    This book develops new theory about the link between debt and democracy and applies it to a classic historical comparison: Great Britain in the eighteenth century which had strong representative institutions and sound public finance vs. ancient regi…

  • Public Debt and the Birth of the Democratic State

    Public Debt and the Birth of the Democratic State
    av David Stasavage

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521071277

    This book develops new theory about the link between debt and democracy and applies it to a classic historical comparison: Great Britain in the eighteenth century which had strong representative institutions and sound public finance vs. ancient regi…

  • The Political Economy of Poland's Transition

    The Political Economy of Poland's Transition
    av John E. Jackson

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521838955

    In the time span of a two-term US presidency, Poland went from an authoritarian one-party state with a faltering centrally planned economy to become a relatively stable multiparty democracy and a market economy with one of the highest GDP growth rat…

  • The Political Economy of Poland's Transition

    The Political Economy of Poland's Transition
    av John E. Jackson

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107405226

    In the time span of a two-term US presidency, Poland went from an authoritarian one-party state with a faltering centrally planned economy to become a relatively stable multiparty democracy and a market economy with one of the highest GDP growth rat…

  • Congress

    Congress

    Häftad - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521337502

    First published in 1987, Congress: Structure and Policy is a review of congressional research from an institutional perspective. The selections blend theoretical material found in the fields of discussion theory, political economy, social choice and…

  • Managerial Dilemmas

    Managerial Dilemmas
    av Gary J. Miller

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521457699

    In organisation theory a schism has developed between the traditional organisational behaviour literature, based in psychology, sociology and political science, and the more analytically rigorous field of organisational economics. The former stresse…

  • Managerial Dilemmas

    Managerial Dilemmas
    av Gary J. Miller

    Inbunden - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521372817

    In organisation theory a schism has developed between the traditional organisational behaviour literature, based in psychology, sociology and political science, and the more analytically rigorous field of organisational economics. The former stresse…

  • The Politics of Property Rights

    The Politics of Property Rights
    av Stephen Haber

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521820677

    This book addresses a puzzle in political economy: why is it that political instability does not necessarily translate into economic stagnation or collapse? In order to address this puzzle, it advances a theory about property rights systems in many…

  • The Politics of Property Rights

    The Politics of Property Rights
    av Stephen Haber

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521603546

    This book addresses a puzzle in political economy: why is it that political instability does not necessarily translate into economic stagnation or collapse? In order to address this puzzle, it advances a theory about property rights systems in many…

  • The Dilemma of the Commoners

    The Dilemma of the Commoners
    av Tine De Moor

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107022164

    One of the classic problems in social science is known as 'the dilemma of the commons', in which land, water, and other resources held jointly by social or economic segments tend to be depleted sooner and to a greater extent than privately held asse…

  • The Dilemma of the Commoners

    The Dilemma of the Commoners
    av Tine De Moor

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781316645826

    One of the classic problems in social science is known as 'the dilemma of the commons', in which land, water, and other resources held jointly by social or economic segments tend to be depleted sooner and to a greater extent than privately held asse…

  • Above Politics

    Above Politics
    av Gary J. Miller

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107401310

    Economic development requires secure contract enforcement and stable property rights. Normal majority-rule politics, such as bargaining over distributive and monetary policies, generate instability and frequently undermine economic development. Abov…

  • Above Politics

    Above Politics
    av Gary J. Miller

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107008755

    Economic development requires secure contract enforcement and stable property rights. Normal majority-rule politics, such as bargaining over distributive and monetary policies, generate instability and frequently undermine economic development. Abov…

  • Bicameralism

    Bicameralism
    av George Tsebelis

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521580373

    This book examines some fifty countries to ascertain how the chambers of bicameral legislatures interact when they produce legislation. An understanding of this interaction is essential because otherwise legislative behaviour in each chamber may be…

  • Bicameralism

    Bicameralism
    av George Tsebelis

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521589727

    This book examines some fifty countries to ascertain how the chambers of bicameral legislatures interact when they produce legislation. An understanding of this interaction is essential because otherwise legislative behaviour in each chamber may be…

  • Veto Bargaining

    Veto Bargaining
    av Charles M. Cameron

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521625500

    The late-twentieth century has given rise to the most concentrated period of divided party government in American history. With one party controlling the presidency and the opposing party controlling Congress, the veto has inevitably become a critic…

  • Making a Market

    Making a Market
    av Jean Ensminger

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521574266

    Economists have devoted considerable effort to explaining how a market economy functions, but they have given a good deal less attention to explaining how a market economy is formed. In Making a Market, Jean Ensminger analyses the process by which t…

  • Making a Market

    Making a Market
    av Jean Ensminger

    Inbunden - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521420600

    Economists have devoted considerable effort to explaining how a market economy functions, but they have given a good deal less attention to explaining how a market economy is formed. In Making a Market, Jean Ensminger analyses the process by which t…

  • Economic Analysis of Property Rights

    Economic Analysis of Property Rights
    av Barzel Yoram Barzel

    Inbunden - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521364096

  • Economic Analysis of Property Rights

    Economic Analysis of Property Rights
    av Barzel Yoram Barzel

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521592758

    This is a study of the way individuals organise the use of resources in order to maximise the value of their economic rights over these resources.

  • Economic Analysis of Property Rights

    Economic Analysis of Property Rights
    av Barzel Yoram Barzel

    Häftad - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521367042

  • Elbridge Gerry's Salamander

    Elbridge Gerry's Salamander
    av Gary W. Cox

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521001540

    The Supreme Court’s reapportionment decisions, beginning with Baker v. Carr in 1962, had far more than jurisprudential consequences. They sparked a massive wave of extraordinary redistricting in the mid-1960s. Both state legislative and congre…

  • Elbridge Gerry's Salamander

    Elbridge Gerry's Salamander
    av Gary W. Cox

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521806756

    The Supreme Court's reapportionment decisions, beginning with Baker v. Carr in 1962, had far more than jurisprudential consequences. They sparked a massive wave of extraordinary redistricting in the mid-1960s. Both state legislative and congressiona…

  • Individuals, Institutions, and Markets

    Individuals, Institutions, and Markets
    av C. Mantzavinos

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521773584

    Individuals, Institutions, and Markets offers a theory of how the institutional framework of a society emerges and how markets within institutions work. The book shows that both social institutions, defined as the rules of the game, and exchange pro…

  • Individuals, Institutions, and Markets

    Individuals, Institutions, and Markets
    av C. Mantzavinos

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521548335

    Individuals, Institutions, and Markets offers a theory of how the institutional framework of a society emerges and how markets within institutions work. The book shows that both social institutions, defined as the rules of the game, and exchange pro…

  • Industrializing English Law

    Industrializing English Law
    av Ron Harris

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521182522

    Between the passage of the Bubble Act in 1720 and the sweeping reforms of the General Incorporation Act of 1844, the legal framework of business organization in England remained remarkably stagnant despite the profound economic and structural change…

  • Industrializing English Law

    Industrializing English Law
    av Ron Harris

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521662758

    Between the passage of the Bubble Act in 1720 and the sweeping reforms of the General Incorporation Act of 1844, the legal framework of business organization in England remained remarkably stagnant despite the profound economic and structural change…

  • Politicians and Poachers

    Politicians and Poachers
    av Clark C. Gibson

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521663786

    Although wildlife fascinates citizens of industrialized countries, little is known about the politics of wildlife policy in Africa. In this innovative book, Clark Gibson challenges the rhetoric of television documentaries and conservation organizati…

  • Politicians and Poachers

    Politicians and Poachers
    av Clark C. Gibson

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521623858

    Although wildlife fascinates citizens of industrialized countries, little is known about the politics of wildlife policy in Africa. In this innovative book, Clark Gibson challenges the rhetoric of television documentaries and conservation organizati…

  • Partisan Bonds

    Partisan Bonds
    av Jeffrey D. Grynaviski

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521764063

    Political scientists have long painted American voters' dependence on partisan cues at the ballot box as a discouraging consequence of their overall ignorance about politics. Taking on this conventional wisdom, Jeffrey D. Grynaviski advances the pro…

  • Partisan Bonds

    Partisan Bonds
    av Jeffrey D. Grynaviski

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521757508

    Political scientists have long painted American voters' dependence on partisan cues at the ballot box as a discouraging consequence of their overall ignorance about politics. Taking on this conventional wisdom, Jeffrey D. Grynaviski advances the pro…

  • Architects of Political Change

    Architects of Political Change
    av Norman Schofield

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521832021

    This work offers a set of extended interpretations of Madison's argument in Federalist X of 1787, using ideas from social choice theory and from the work of Douglass North, Mancur Olson, and William Riker. Its focus is not on rational choice theory…

  • Architects of Political Change

    Architects of Political Change
    av Norman Schofield

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521539722

    This work offers a set of extended interpretations of Madison's argument in Federalist X of 1787, using ideas from social choice theory and from the work of Douglass North, Mancur Olson, and William Riker. Its focus is not on rational choice theory…

  • Appointing Central Bankers

    Appointing Central Bankers
    av Kelly H. Chang

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521029841

    This book examines monetary policy by focusing on how the President and the Senate influence monetary policy by appointing Federal Reserve members. It attempts to answer three questions about the appointment process and its effects. First, do politi…

  • Appointing Central Bankers

    Appointing Central Bankers
    av Kelly H. Chang

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521823333

    This book examines monetary policy by focusing on how the President and the Senate influence monetary policy by appointing Fed members. The book attempts to answer three questions about the appointment process and its effects. First, do politicians…

  • Timber Booms and Institutional Breakdown in Southeast Asia

    Timber Booms and Institutional Breakdown in Southeast Asia
    av Michael L. Ross

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107404816

    Scholars have long studied how institutions emerge and become stable. But why do institutions sometimes break down? In this book, Michael L. Ross explores the breakdown of the institutions that govern natural resource exports in developing states. H…

  • Timber Booms and Institutional Breakdown in Southeast Asia

    Timber Booms and Institutional Breakdown in Southeast Asia
    av Michael L. Ross

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521791670

    Scholars have long studied how institutions emerge and become stable. But why do institutions sometimes break down? In this book, Michael L. Ross explores the breakdown of the institutions that govern natural resource exports in developing states. H…

  • Making and Breaking Governments

    Making and Breaking Governments

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521438360

    Making and Breaking Governments offers a theoretical argument about how parliamentary parties form governments, deriving from the political and social context of such government formation its generic sequential process. Based on their policy prefere…

  • Making and Breaking Governments

    Making and Breaking Governments

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521432450

    Making and Breaking Governments offers a theoretical argument about how parliamentary parties form governments, deriving from the political and social context of such government formation its generic sequential process. Based on their policy prefere…

  • Congress

    Congress
    av Mathew D. McCubbins, Terry Sullivan, Mathew D. McCubbins

    Inbunden - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521331692

    First published in 1987, Congress: Structure and Policy is a review of congressional research from an institutional perspective. The selections blend theoretical material found in the fields of discussion theory, political economy, social choice and…

  • The Political Economy of the American Frontier

    The Political Economy of the American Frontier
    av Ilia Murtazashvili

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107019126

    This book offers an analytical explanation for the origins of and change in property institutions on the American frontier during the nineteenth century. Its scope is interdisciplinary, integrating insights from political science, economics, law and…

  • The Political Economy of the American Frontier

    The Political Economy of the American Frontier
    av Ilia Murtazashvili

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107514775

    This book offers an analytical explanation for the origins of and change in property institutions on the American frontier during the nineteenth century. Its scope is interdisciplinary, integrating insights from political science, economics, law and…

  • Perspectives on Positive Political Economy

    Perspectives on Positive Political Economy

    Inbunden - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521392211

  • Beyond the Miracle of the Market

    Beyond the Miracle of the Market
    av Bates Robert H. Bates

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521437929

  • Institutions, Institutional Change and Economic Performance

    Institutions, Institutional Change and Economic Performance
    av Douglass C. North

    Inbunden - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521394161

    Continuing his groundbreaking analysis of economic structures, Douglass North develops an analytical framework for explaining the ways in which institutions and institutional change affect the performance of economies, both at a given time and over…

  • The Fruits of Revolution

    The Fruits of Revolution
    av Jean-Laurent Rosenthal

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521103121

    In The Fruits of Revolution Jean-Laurent Rosenthal investigates two central questions in French economic history: To what extent did institutions hold back agricultural development under the Old Regime, and did reforms carried out during the French…

  • Presidents, Parliaments, and Policy

    Presidents, Parliaments, and Policy

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521773041

    Advocates of parliamentary rule have been highly critical of presidentialism for dividing powers and providing the opportunity for gridlock between branches. Fixed executive terms can saddle publics with ineffectual leaders who are not easily remove…

  • Southern Paternalism and the American Welfare State

    Southern Paternalism and the American Welfare State
    av Lee J. Alston

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521622103

    Using the new institutional economics, Professors Alston and Ferrie show how paternalism in Southern agriculture helped shape the growth of the American welfare state in the hundred years following the Civil War. It was an integral part of agricultu…

  • Southern Paternalism and the American Welfare State

    Southern Paternalism and the American Welfare State
    av Lee J. Alston

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521035798

    Using institutional economics, Professors Alston and Ferrie show how paternalism in Southern agriculture helped shape the growth of the American welfare state in the hundred years following the Civil War. It was an integral part of agricultural cont…

  • Globalization, Politics, and Financial Turmoil

    Globalization, Politics, and Financial Turmoil
    av Shanker Satyanath

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521854924

    In a world where capital moves freely across national borders, developing countries have increasingly been subjected to devastating financial crises caused by the sudden withdrawal of foreign capital. How do such crises come about? This book focuses…

  • Globalization, Politics, and Financial Turmoil

    Globalization, Politics, and Financial Turmoil
    av Shanker Satyanath

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521107433

    In a world where capital moves freely across national borders, developing countries have increasingly been subjected to devastating financial crises caused by the sudden withdrawal of foreign capital. How do such crises come about? This book focuses…

  • Cabinet Ministers and Parliamentary Government

    Cabinet Ministers and Parliamentary Government

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521438377

    One of the key constitutional features of a parliamentary democracy is that the political executive, or cabinet, derives its mandate from - and is politically responsible to - the legislature. What makes a parliamentary democracy democratic is that,…

  • Odd Markets in Japanese History

    Odd Markets in Japanese History
    av J. Mark Ramseyer

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521563864

    Employing a rational-choice approach, Professor Ramseyer studies the impact of Japanese law on economic growth in Japan. Toward that end, the author investigates the way law governed various markets and the way that people negotiated contracts withi…

  • Odd Markets in Japanese History

    Odd Markets in Japanese History
    av J. Mark Ramseyer

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521048255

    Employing a rational-choice approach, Professor Ramseyer studies the impact of Japanese law on economic growth in Japan. Toward that end, the author investigates the way law governed various markets and the way that people negotiated contracts withi…

  • Ideology and Strategy

    Ideology and Strategy

    Inbunden - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521343305

    Ideology and Strategy is an analysis of issues in Swedish parliamentary history over the past 100 years. Leif Lewin has chosen eight issues and scrutinized them using traditional analysis and, importantly, game-theoretic reasoning. For each, he pres…

  • Institutions and Ethnic Politics in Africa

    Institutions and Ethnic Politics in Africa
    av Daniel N. Posner

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521541794

    This book presents a theory to account for why and when politics revolves around one axis of social cleavage instead of another. It does so by examining the case of Zambia, where people identify themselves either as members of one of the countryR…

  • Institutions and Ethnic Politics in Africa

    Institutions and Ethnic Politics in Africa
    av Daniel N. Posner

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521833981

    This book presents a theory to account for why and when politics revolves around one axis of social cleavage instead of another. It does so by examining the case of Zambia, where people identify themselves either as members of one of the country's s…

  • Contracting for Property Rights

    Contracting for Property Rights
    av Libecap Gary D. Libecap

    Inbunden - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521366205

    Libecap examines the political and economic considerations that influence property rights arrangements in the USA.

  • Multiparty Democracy

    Multiparty Democracy
    av Norman Schofield

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521450355

    This book adapts a formal model of elections and legislative politics to study party politics in Israel, Italy, the Netherlands, Britain, and the United States. The approach uses the idea of valence, that is, the party leader's non-policy electoral…

  • Multiparty Democracy

    Multiparty Democracy
    av Norman Schofield

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521456586

    This book adapts a formal model of elections and legislative politics to study party politics in Israel, Italy, the Netherlands, Britain, and the United States. The approach uses the idea of valence, that is, the party leader's non-policy electoral…

  • Efficient Secret

    Efficient Secret
    av Cox Gary W. Cox

    Inbunden - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521327794

    A rational choice model analyses the problems of voter choice, the emergence of partly loyalty and cabinet government in Victorian England.

  • The Democratic Dilemma

    The Democratic Dilemma
    av Arthur Lupia

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521585934

    Voters cannot answer simple survey questions about politics. Legislators cannot recall the details of legislation. Jurors cannot comprehend legal arguments. Observations such as these are plentiful and several generations of pundits and scholars hav…

  • The Democratic Dilemma

    The Democratic Dilemma
    av Arthur Lupia

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521584487

    Voters cannot answer simple survey questions about politics. Legislators cannot recall the details of legislation. Jurors cannot comprehend legal arguments. Observations such as these are plentiful and several generations of pundits and scholars hav…

  • Imperfect Union

    Imperfect Union
    av Christopher R. Berry

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521758352

    Imperfect Union offers the first political theory of special purpose jurisdictions, which constitute the most common form of local government in the United States today. Collectively, special purpose governments have more civilian employees than the…

  • Imperfect Union

    Imperfect Union
    av Christopher R. Berry

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521764735

    Imperfect Union offers the first political theory of special purpose jurisdictions, which constitute the most common form of local government in the United States today. Collectively, special purpose governments have more civilian employees than the…

  • African Economies and the Politics of Permanent Crisis, 1979-1999

    African Economies and the Politics of Permanent Crisis, 1979-1999
    av Nicolas Van de Walle

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521803649

    This 2001 book explains why African countries have remained mired in a disastrous economic crisis since the late 1970s. It shows that dynamics internal to African state structures largely explain this failure to overcome economic difficulties rather…

  • African Economies and the Politics of Permanent Crisis, 1979-1999

    African Economies and the Politics of Permanent Crisis, 1979-1999
    av Nicolas Van de Walle

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521008365

    This 2001 book explains why African countries have remained mired in a disastrous economic crisis since the late 1970s. It shows that dynamics internal to African state structures largely explain this failure to overcome economic difficulties rather…

  • The Political Economy of Property Rights

    The Political Economy of Property Rights

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521581011

    Originally published in 1997, The Political Economy of Property Rights reports on comparative research into the transformation of property rights in post-communist countries and China. Two important theoretical questions unify the contributions: wha…

  • The Political Economy of Property Rights

    The Political Economy of Property Rights

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521180702

    Originally published in 1997, The Political Economy of Property Rights reports on comparative research into the transformation of property rights in post-communist countries and China. Two important theoretical questions unify the contributions: wha…

  • From Warfare to Wealth

    From Warfare to Wealth
    av Mark Dincecco

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781316612590

    The economic rise of Europe over the past millennium represents a major human breakthrough. To explain this phenomenon, this book highlights a counterintuitive yet central feature of Europe's historical landscape: warfare. Historical warfare inflict…

  • From Warfare to Wealth

    From Warfare to Wealth
    av Mark Dincecco

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107162358

    The economic rise of Europe over the past millennium represents a major human breakthrough. To explain this phenomenon, this book highlights a counterintuitive yet central feature of Europe's historical landscape: warfare. Historical warfare inflict…

  • Making Votes Count

    Making Votes Count
    av Gary W. Cox

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521585163

    Popular elections are at the heart of representative democracy. Thus, understanding the laws and practices that govern such elections is essential to understanding modern democracy. In this book, Cox views electoral laws as posing a variety of coord…

  • Making Votes Count

    Making Votes Count
    av Gary W. Cox

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521585279

    Popular elections are at the heart of representative democracy. Thus, understanding the laws and practices that govern such elections is essential to understanding modern democracy. In this book, Cox views electoral laws as posing a variety of coord…