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  • Multi-Ethnic Coalitions in Africa

    Multi-Ethnic Coalitions in Africa
    av Leonardo R. Arriola

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107605435

    Why are politicians able to form electoral coalitions that bridge ethnic divisions in some countries and not others? This book answers this question by presenting a theory of pecuniary coalition building in multi-ethnic countries governed through pa…

  • Multi-Ethnic Coalitions in Africa

    Multi-Ethnic Coalitions in Africa
    av Leonardo R. Arriola

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107021112

    Why are politicians able to form electoral coalitions that bridge ethnic divisions in some countries and not others? This book answers this question by presenting a theory of pecuniary coalition building in multi-ethnic countries governed through pa…

  • Post-Imperial Democracies

    Post-Imperial Democracies
    av Stephen E. Hanson

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521883511

    This book examines the causal impact of ideology through a comparative-historical analysis of three cases of 'post-imperial democracy': the early Third Republic in France (1870-86); the Weimar Republic in Germany (1918-34); and post-Soviet Russia (1…

  • Post-Imperial Democracies

    Post-Imperial Democracies
    av Stephen E. Hanson

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521709859

    This book examines the causal impact of ideology through a comparative-historical analysis of three cases of 'post-imperial democracy': the early Third Republic in France (1870-86); the Weimar Republic in Germany (1918-34); and post-Soviet Russia (1…

  • Internationalization and Domestic Politics

    Internationalization and Domestic Politics

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521565875

    Rapid increases in international economic exchanges during the past four decades have made national economies very open to the world economy by historical standards. Much recent economic analysis has been devoted to exploring the effects of such int…

  • Institutional Change and Political Continuity in Post-Soviet Central Asia

    Institutional Change and Political Continuity in Post-Soviet Central Asia
    av Pauline Jones Luong

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521801096

    This book examines the diversity of electoral systems in Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and Uzbekistan.

  • Continuity and Change in Contemporary Capitalism

    Continuity and Change in Contemporary Capitalism

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521634960

    In the early 1980s, many observers, argued that powerful organized economic interests and social democratic parties created successful mixed economies promoting economic growth, full employment, and a modicum of social equality. The present book ass…

  • Continuity and Change in Contemporary Capitalism

    Continuity and Change in Contemporary Capitalism

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521624466

    In the early 1980s, many observers, argued that powerful organized economic interests and social democratic parties created successful mixed economies promoting economic growth, full employment, and a modicum of social equality. The present book ass…

  • Making Autocracy Work

    Making Autocracy Work
    av Rory Truex

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107172432

    Can meaningful representation emerge in an authoritarian setting? If so, how, when, and why? Making Autocracy Work identifies the trade-offs associated with representation in authoritarian environments and then tests the theory through a detailed in…

  • Making Autocracy Work

    Making Autocracy Work
    av Rory Truex

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781316623701

    Can meaningful representation emerge in an authoritarian setting? If so, how, when, and why? Making Autocracy Work identifies the trade-offs associated with representation in authoritarian environments and then tests the theory through a detailed in…

  • The Political Construction of Business Interests

    The Political Construction of Business Interests
    av Cathie Jo Martin

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107603646

    Many societies use labor market coordination to maximize economic growth and equality, yet employers' willing cooperation with government and labor is something of a mystery. The Political Construction of Business Interests recounts employers' strug…

  • The Political Construction of Business Interests

    The Political Construction of Business Interests
    av Cathie Jo Martin

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107018662

    Many societies use labor market coordination to maximize economic growth and equality, yet employers' willing cooperation with government and labor is something of a mystery. The Political Construction of Business Interests recounts employers' strug…

  • Skeletons in the Closet

    Skeletons in the Closet
    av Monika Nalepa

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521514453

    This book tackles three puzzles of pacted transitions to democracy. First, why do autocrats ever step down from power peacefully if they know that they may be held accountable for their involvement in the ancien regime? Second, when does the opposit…

  • Skeletons in the Closet

    Skeletons in the Closet
    av Monika Nalepa

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521735506

    This book tackles three puzzles of pacted transitions to democracy. First, why do autocrats ever step down from power peacefully if they know that they may be held accountable for their involvement in the ancien regime? Second, when does the opposit…

  • Policy, Office, or Votes?

    Policy, Office, or Votes?

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521637237

    Leaders of political parties often have to choose between conflicting objectives, such as influence on policy, control of the government, and support among the voters. This book examines the behavior of political parties in situations where they exp…

  • Policy, Office, or Votes?

    Policy, Office, or Votes?

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521631358

    Leaders of political parties often have to choose between conflicting objectives, such as influence on policy, control of the government, and support among the voters. This book examines the behaviour of political parties in situations where they ex…

  • Making Peace in Drug Wars

    Making Peace in Drug Wars
    av Benjamin Lessing

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781316648964

    Over the past thirty years, a new form of conflict has ravaged Latin America's largest countries, with well-armed drug cartels fighting not only one another but the state itself. In Colombia, Mexico, and Brazil, leaders cracked down on cartels in ho…

  • Making Peace in Drug Wars

    Making Peace in Drug Wars
    av Benjamin Lessing

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107199637

    Over the past thirty years, a new form of conflict has ravaged Latin America's largest countries, with well-armed drug cartels fighting not only one another but the state itself. In Colombia, Mexico, and Brazil, leaders cracked down on cartels in ho…

  • Forbearance as Redistribution

    Forbearance as Redistribution
    av Alisha C. Holland

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107174078

    Why do governments tolerate the violation of their own laws and regulations? Conventional wisdom is that governments cannot enforce their laws. Forbearance as Redistribution challenges the standard interpretation by showing that politicians choose n…

  • Forbearance as Redistribution

    Forbearance as Redistribution
    av Alisha C. Holland

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781316626351

    Why do governments tolerate the violation of their own laws and regulations? Conventional wisdom is that governments cannot enforce their laws. Forbearance as Redistribution challenges the standard interpretation by showing that politicians choose n…

  • Quiet Politics and Business Power

    Quiet Politics and Business Power
    av Pepper D. Culpepper

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521118590

    Does democracy control business, or does business control democracy? This study of how companies are bought and sold in four countries - France, Germany, Japan and the Netherlands - explores this fundamental question. It does so by examining variati…

  • Quiet Politics and Business Power

    Quiet Politics and Business Power
    av Pepper D. Culpepper

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521134132

    Does democracy control business, or does business control democracy? This study of how companies are bought and sold in four countries - France, Germany, Japan and the Netherlands - explores this fundamental question. It does so by examining variati…

  • Dismantling the Welfare State?

    Dismantling the Welfare State?
    av Paul Pierson

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521555708

    This book offers a careful examination of the politics of social policy in an era of austerity and conservative governance. Focusing on the administrations of Ronald Reagan and Margaret Thatcher, Pierson provides a compelling explanation for the wel…

  • Political Topographies of the African State

    Political Topographies of the African State
    av Catherine Boone

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521532648

    This 2003 study brings Africa into the mainstream of studies of state-formation in agrarian societies. Territorial integration is the challenge: institutional linkages and political deals that bind center and periphery are the solutions. In African…

  • Political Topographies of the African State

    Political Topographies of the African State
    av Catherine Boone

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521825573

    This 2003 study brings Africa into the mainstream of studies of state-formation in agrarian societies. Territorial integration is the challenge: institutional linkages and political deals that bind center and periphery are the solutions. In African…

  • Age in the Welfare State

    Age in the Welfare State
    av Julia Lynch

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521849982

    This book asks why some countries devote the lion's share of their social policy resources to the elderly, while others have a more balanced repertoire of social spending. Far from being the outcome of demands for welfare spending by powerful age-ba…

  • Age in the Welfare State

    Age in the Welfare State
    av Julia Lynch

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521615167

    This book asks why some countries devote the lion's share of their social policy resources to the elderly, while others have a more balanced repertoire of social spending. Far from being the outcome of demands for welfare spending by powerful age-ba…

  • Bankers, Bureaucrats, and Central Bank Politics

    Bankers, Bureaucrats, and Central Bank Politics
    av Christopher Adolph

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107032613

    Most studies of the political economy of money focus on the laws protecting central banks from government interference; this book turns to the overlooked people who actually make monetary policy decisions. Using formal theory and statistical evidenc…

  • Bankers, Bureaucrats, and Central Bank Politics

    Bankers, Bureaucrats, and Central Bank Politics
    av Christopher Adolph

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107567092

    Most studies of the political economy of money focus on the laws protecting central banks from government interference; this book turns to the overlooked people who actually make monetary policy decisions. Using formal theory and statistical evidenc…

  • Crony Capitalism

    Crony Capitalism
    av David C. Kang

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521808170

    Why has the literature on Asian development not addressed the issue of money politics in Korea? How can we reconcile the view of an efficient developmental state in Korea before 1997 with reports of massive corruption and inefficiency in that same c…

  • Cultural Contestation in Ethnic Conflict

    Cultural Contestation in Ethnic Conflict
    av Marc Howard Ross

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521690324

    Ethnic conflict often focuses on culturally charged symbols and rituals that evoke strong emotions from all sides. Marc Howard Ross examines battles over diverse cultural expressions, including Islamic headscarves in France, parades in Northern Irel…

  • Cultural Contestation in Ethnic Conflict

    Cultural Contestation in Ethnic Conflict
    av Marc Howard Ross

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521870139

    Ethnic conflict often focuses on culturally charged symbols and rituals that evoke strong emotions from all sides. Marc Howard Ross examines battles over diverse cultural expressions, including Islamic headscarves in France, parades in Northern Irel…

  • The Political Geography of Inequality

    The Political Geography of Inequality
    av Pablo Beramendi

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107637214

    This book addresses two questions - why some political systems have more centralized systems of interpersonal redistribution than others, and why some political unions make larger efforts to equalize resources among their constituent units than othe…

  • The Political Geography of Inequality

    The Political Geography of Inequality
    av Pablo Beramendi

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107008137

    This book addresses two questions - why some political systems have more centralized systems of interpersonal redistribution than others, and why some political unions make larger efforts to equalize resources among their constituent units than othe…

  • Why Women Protest

    Why Women Protest
    av Lisa Baldez

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521010061

    Why do women protest? Under what conditions do women protest on the basis of their gender identity? Professor Baldez answers in terms of tipping, timing and framing. She relies on the concept of tipping to identify the point at which diverse organiz…

  • Why Women Protest

    Why Women Protest
    av Lisa Baldez

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521811507

    Why do women protest? Under what conditions do women protest on the basis of their gender identity? Professor Baldez answers in terms of tipping, timing and framing. She relies on the concept of tipping to identify the point at which diverse organiz…

  • Clientelism, Interests, and Democratic Representation

    Clientelism, Interests, and Democratic Representation

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521800334

    This 2001 book charts the evolution of clientelist practices in several western European countries. Through the historical and comparative analysis of countries as diverse as Sweden and Greece, England and Spain, France and Italy, Iceland and the Ne…

  • Clientelism, Interests, and Democratic Representation

    Clientelism, Interests, and Democratic Representation

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521804776

    This 2001 book charts the evolution of clientelist practices in several western European countries. Through the historical and comparative analysis of countries as diverse as Sweden and Greece, England and Spain, France and Italy, Iceland and the Ne…

  • Nationalist Mobilization and the Collapse of the Soviet State

    Nationalist Mobilization and the Collapse of the Soviet State
    av Mark R. Beissinger

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521806701

    This study examines the process by which the seemingly impossible in 1987 - the disintegration of the Soviet state - became the seemingly inevitable by 1991, providing an original interpretation not only of the Soviet collapse, but also of the pheno…

  • Nationalist Mobilization and the Collapse of the Soviet State

    Nationalist Mobilization and the Collapse of the Soviet State
    av Mark R. Beissinger

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521001489

    This 2002 study examines the process by which the seemingly impossible in 1987 - the disintegration of the Soviet state - became the seemingly inevitable by 1991, providing an original interpretation not only of the Soviet collapse, but also of the…

  • Popular Movements in Autocracies

    Popular Movements in Autocracies
    av Guillermo Trejo

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521197724

    This book presents a new explanation of the rise, development and demise of social movements and cycles of protest in autocracies; the conditions under which protest becomes rebellion; and the impact of protest and rebellion on democratization. Focu…

  • Popular Movements in Autocracies

    Popular Movements in Autocracies
    av Guillermo Trejo

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107680562

    This book presents a new explanation of the rise, development and demise of social movements and cycles of protest in autocracies; the conditions under which protest becomes rebellion; and the impact of protest and rebellion on democratization. Focu…

  • Forces of Labor

    Forces of Labor
    av Beverly J. Silver

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521817516

    Recasting labor studies in a long-term and global framework, this 2003 book draws on a major database on world labor unrest to show how local labor movements have been related to world-scale political, economic and social processes since the late-ni…

  • Forces of Labor

    Forces of Labor
    av Beverly J. Silver

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521520775

    Recasting labor studies in a long-term and global framework, the book draws on a major new database on world labor unrest to show how local labor movements have been related to world-scale political, economic and social processes since the late-nine…

  • Presidentialism and Democracy in Latin America

    Presidentialism and Democracy in Latin America

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521576147

    This book addresses the current debate regarding the liabilities and merits of presidential government. Does presidentialism make it less likely that democratic governments will be able to manage political conflict, as many prominent scholars have a…

  • Presidentialism and Democracy in Latin America

    Presidentialism and Democracy in Latin America

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521572668

    This 1997 book addresses the current debate regarding the liabilities and merits of presidential government. Does presidentialism make it less likely that democratic governments will be able to manage political conflict? With the unprecedented wave…

  • Candidate Strategies and Electoral Competition in the Russian Federation

    Candidate Strategies and Electoral Competition in the Russian Federation
    av Regina Smyth

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107404823

    In the early 1990s, competitive elections in the Russian Federation signaled the end of the authoritarian political system dominated by a single political party. More than ten years and many elections later, a single party led by Russian President V…

  • Candidate Strategies and Electoral Competition in the Russian Federation

    Candidate Strategies and Electoral Competition in the Russian Federation
    av Regina Smyth

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521846905

    In the early 1990s, competitive elections in the Russian Federation signaled the end of the authoritarian political system dominated by a single political party. More than ten years and many elections later, a single party led by Russian President V…

  • Deadly Clerics

    Deadly Clerics
    av Richard A. Nielsen

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108416689

    Deadly Clerics explains why some Muslim clerics adopt the ideology of militant jihadism while most do not. The book explores multiple pathways of cleric radicalization and shows that the interplay of academic, religious, and political institutions h…

  • Deadly Clerics

    Deadly Clerics
    av Richard A. Nielsen

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108404051

    Deadly Clerics explains why some Muslim clerics adopt the ideology of militant jihadism while most do not. The book explores multiple pathways of cleric radicalization and shows that the interplay of academic, religious, and political institutions h…

  • Exclusion by Elections

    Exclusion by Elections
    av John D. Huber

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781316633977

    Exclusion by Elections develops a theory about the circumstances under which 'class identities' as opposed to 'ethnic identities' become salient in democratic politics, and links this theory to issues of inequality and the propensity of governments…

  • Exclusion by Elections

    Exclusion by Elections
    av John D. Huber

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107182943

    Exclusion by Elections develops a theory about the circumstances under which 'class identities' as opposed to 'ethnic identities' become salient in democratic politics, and links this theory to issues of inequality and the propensity of governments…

  • Building States and Markets after Communism

    Building States and Markets after Communism
    av Timothy Frye

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521767736

    Does democracy promote the creation of market economies and robust state institutions? Do state-building and market-building go hand in hand? Or do they work at cross-purposes? This book examines the relationship between state-building and market-bu…

  • Building States and Markets after Communism

    Building States and Markets after Communism
    av Timothy Frye

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521734622

    Does democracy promote the creation of market economies and robust state institutions? Do state-building and market-building go hand in hand? Or do they work at cross-purposes? This book examines the relationship between state-building and market-bu…

  • Macroeconomic Policies of Developed Democracies

    Macroeconomic Policies of Developed Democracies
    av Jr, Robert J. Franzese

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521004411

    This book synthesizes and extends modern political-economic theory to explain the postwar evolution of macroeconomic policy in developed democracies. Chapters II-IV study transfers, debt, and monetary/wage policy-making and outcomes, stressing that…

  • Macroeconomic Policies of Developed Democracies

    Macroeconomic Policies of Developed Democracies
    av Jr, Robert J. Franzese

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521802949

    This book synthesizes and extends modern political-economic theory to explain the postwar evolution of macroeconomic policy in developed democracies. Chapters 2-4 study transfers, debt, and monetary/wage policy-making and outcomes, stressing that pa…

  • Electoral Systems and the Balance of Consumer-Producer Power

    Electoral Systems and the Balance of Consumer-Producer Power
    av Eric C. C. Chang

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521192651

    This book investigates the effects of electoral systems on the relative legislative and, hence, regulatory influence of competing interests in society. Building on Ronald Rogowski and Mark Andreas Kayser's extension of the classic Stigler-Peltzman m…

  • Electoral Systems and the Balance of Consumer-Producer Power

    Electoral Systems and the Balance of Consumer-Producer Power
    av Eric C. C. Chang

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521138154

    This book investigates the effects of electoral systems on the relative legislative and, hence, regulatory influence of competing interests in society. Building on Ronald Rogowski and Mark Andreas Kayser's extension of the classic Stigler-Peltzman m…

  • Money, Markets, and the State

    Money, Markets, and the State
    av Ton Notermans

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521633390

    Numerous Social Democrats undeniably believe that mass-unemployment is the main scourge of the market economy. Yet, social democratic policies for full-employment have met with strikingly different levels of success. Money, Markets, and the State pr…

  • Money, Markets, and the State

    Money, Markets, and the State
    av Ton Notermans

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521033268

    Money, Markets, and the State, first published in 2000, provides in-depth explanations behind the various successes and failures of the economic policies of social democratic governments in five Western European countries: Germany, Great Britain, Sw…

  • The Price of a Vote in the Middle East

    The Price of a Vote in the Middle East
    av Daniel Corstange

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107514409

    Clientelism and ethnic favoritism appear to go hand in hand in many diverse societies in the developing world. However, while some ethnic communities receive generous material rewards for their political support, others receive very modest payoffs.…

  • The Price of a Vote in the Middle East

    The Price of a Vote in the Middle East
    av Daniel Corstange

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107106673

    Clientelism and ethnic favoritism appear to go hand in hand in many diverse societies in the developing world. However, while some ethnic communities receive generous material rewards for their political support, others receive very modest payoffs.…

  • Boundary Control

    Boundary Control
    av Edward L. Gibson

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521192231

    The democratization of a national government is only a first step in diffusing democracy throughout a country's territory. Even after a national government is democratized, subnational authoritarian 'enclaves' often continue to deny rights to citize…

  • Boundary Control

    Boundary Control
    av Edward L. Gibson

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521127332

    The democratization of a national government is only a first step in diffusing democracy throughout a country's territory. Even after a national government is democratized, subnational authoritarian 'enclaves' often continue to deny rights to citize…

  • The Political Mobilization of the European Left, 1860-1980

    The Political Mobilization of the European Left, 1860-1980
    av Stefano Bartolini

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521033435

    In an in-depth comparative analysis, Stefano Bartolini studies the history of socialism and working-class politics in Western Europe. While examining the social contexts, organizational structures and political developments of thirteen socialist exp…

  • Contested Economic Institutions

    Contested Economic Institutions
    av Torben Iversen

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521642262

    This book helps explain one of the most intriguing and politically salient puzzles in comparative political economy: why some countries have much higher unemployment rates than others. Contrary to new classical economics the focus is on explaining d…

  • Contested Economic Institutions

    Contested Economic Institutions
    av Torben Iversen

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521645324

    This book helps explain one of the most intriguing and politically salient puzzles in comparative political economy: why some countries have much higher unemployment rates than others. Contrary to new classical economics the focus is on explaining d…

  • Deliberate Discretion?

    Deliberate Discretion?
    av John D. Huber

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521817448

    The laws that legislatures adopt provide the most important and definitive opportunity elected politicians have to define public policy. But the ways politicians use laws to shape policy varies considerably across polities. In some cases, legislatur…

  • Deliberate Discretion?

    Deliberate Discretion?
    av John D. Huber

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521520706

    The laws that legislatures adopt provide the most important and definitive opportunity elected politicians have to define public policy. But the ways politicians use laws to shape policy varies considerably across polities. In some cases, legislatur…

  • Capitalism, Democracy, and Welfare

    Capitalism, Democracy, and Welfare
    av Torben Iversen

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521613071

    This book, first published in 2005, builds on institutionalist theory in both economics and political science to offer a general political economy framework for the study of welfare capitalism. Based on the key idea that social protection in a moder…

  • Capitalism, Democracy, and Welfare

    Capitalism, Democracy, and Welfare
    av Torben Iversen

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521848619

    This book, first published in 2005, builds on institutionalist theory in both economics and political science to offer a general political economy framework for the study of welfare capitalism. Based on the key idea that social protection in a moder…

  • Hamilton's Paradox

    Hamilton's Paradox
    av Jonathan A. Rodden

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521603669

    As new federations take shape and old ones are revived around the world, a difficult challenge is to create incentives for fiscal discipline. A key question is whether a politically-motivated central government can credibly commit not to bail out su…

  • Hamilton's Paradox

    Hamilton's Paradox
    av Jonathan A. Rodden

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521842693

    As new federations take shape and old ones are revived around the world, a difficult challenge is to create incentives for fiscal discipline. A key question is whether a politically-motivated central government can credibly commit not to bail out su…

  • Regressive Taxation and the Welfare State

    Regressive Taxation and the Welfare State
    av Junko Kato

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521153546

    Government size has attracted much scholarly attention. Political economists have considered large public expenditures a product of leftist rule and an expression of a stronger representation of labour interest. Although the size of the government h…

  • Regressive Taxation and the Welfare State

    Regressive Taxation and the Welfare State
    av Junko Kato

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521824521

    Government size has attracted much scholarly attention. Political economists have considered large public expenditures a product of leftist rule and an expression of a stronger representation of labour interest. Although the size of the government h…

  • Representation through Taxation

    Representation through Taxation
    av Scott Gehlbach

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521168809

    Social scientists teach that politicians favor groups that are organized over those that are not. Representation Through Taxation challenges this conventional wisdom. Emphasizing that there are limits to what organized interests can credibly promise…

  • Representation through Taxation

    Representation through Taxation
    av Scott Gehlbach

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521887335

    Social scientists teach that politicians favor groups that are organized over those that are not. Representation Through Taxation challenges this conventional wisdom. Emphasizing that there are limits to what organized interests can credibly promise…

  • Information for Autocrats

    Information for Autocrats
    av Melanie Manion

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107049116

    This book investigates the new representation unfolding in Chinese local congresses. Drawing qualitative fieldwork and data analysis from original surveys of 5,130 township, county, and municipal congressmen and women and constituents, Melanie Manio…

  • Information for Autocrats

    Information for Autocrats
    av Melanie Manion

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107637030

    This book investigates the new representation unfolding in Chinese local congresses. Drawing qualitative fieldwork and data analysis from original surveys of 5,130 township, county, and municipal congressmen and women and constituents, Melanie Manio…

  • Unemployment in the New Europe

    Unemployment in the New Europe

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521002769

    The movement for European integration has yielded a European Union of fifteen states with a unified monetary system that will eventually embrace over 370 million people. If current trends continue, an average of one in ten of these people will be un…

  • Unemployment in the New Europe

    Unemployment in the New Europe

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521802413

    The movement for European integration has yielded a European Union of fifteen states with a unified monetary system that will eventually embrace over 370 million people. If current trends continue, an average of one in ten of these people will be un…

  • Elite Parties, Poor Voters

    Elite Parties, Poor Voters
    av Tariq Thachil

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107070080

    Why do poor people often vote against their material interests? This puzzle has been famously studied within wealthy Western democracies, yet the fact that the poor voter paradox also routinely manifests within poor countries has remained unexplored…

  • Elite Parties, Poor Voters

    Elite Parties, Poor Voters
    av Tariq Thachil

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107678446

    Why do poor people often vote against their material interests? This puzzle has been famously studied within wealthy Western democracies, yet the fact that the poor voter paradox also routinely manifests within poor countries has remained unexplored…

  • The Transformation of European Social Democracy

    The Transformation of European Social Democracy
    av Herbert Kitschelt

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521457156

    This book explains the contrasting strategies and their electoral fortunes of social democratic parties in the major European democracies in the 1970s and 1980s. Going beyond approaches that focus on the influence of class structure and political ec…

  • The Transformation of European Social Democracy

    The Transformation of European Social Democracy
    av Herbert Kitschelt

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521451062

    This book explains the contrasting strategies and their electoral fortunes of social democratic parties in the major European democracies in the 1970s and 1980s. Going beyond approaches that focus on the influence of class structure and political ec…

  • Global Capital and National Governments

    Global Capital and National Governments
    av Layna Mosley

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521521628

    Global Capital and National Governments suggests that international financial integration does not mean the end of social democratic welfare policies. Capital market openness allows participants to react swiftly and severely to government policy; bu…

  • Global Capital and National Governments

    Global Capital and National Governments
    av Layna Mosley

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521815215

    Global Capital and National Governments suggests that international financial integration does not mean the end of social democratic welfare policies. Capital market openness allows participants to react swiftly and severely to government policy; bu…

  • Democracy, Development, and the Countryside

    Democracy, Development, and the Countryside
    av Ashutosh Varshney

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521646253

    Several scholars have written about how authoritarian or democratic political systems affect industrialization in the developing countries. There is no literature, however, on whether democracy makes a difference to the power and well-being of the c…

  • When Movements Become Parties

    When Movements Become Parties
    av Santiago Anria

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108427579

    Why do some parties formed by social movements develop top-down structures while others stay more open and responsive to their social bases? The first rigorous comparative study of movement-based parties, this book shows not only how movements can f…

  • The Political Economy of Trust

    The Political Economy of Trust
    av Henry Farrell

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521886499

    Trust and cooperation are at the heart of the two most important approaches to comparative politics - rational choice and political culture. Yet we know little about trust's relationship to political institutions. This book sets out a rationalist th…

  • The Political Economy of Trust

    The Political Economy of Trust
    av Henry Farrell

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107404304

    Trust and cooperation are at the heart of the two most important approaches to comparative politics - rational choice and political culture. Yet we know little about trust's relationship to political institutions. This book sets out a rationalist th…

  • State Repression and the Domestic Democratic Peace

    State Repression and the Domestic Democratic Peace
    av Christian Davenport

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521168717

    Does democracy decrease state repression in line with the expectations of governments, international organizations, NGOs, social movements, academics and ordinary citizens around the world? Most believe that a 'domestic democratic peace' exists, riv…

  • State Repression and the Domestic Democratic Peace

    State Repression and the Domestic Democratic Peace
    av Christian Davenport

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521864909

    Does democracy decrease state repression in line with the expectations of governments, international organizations, NGOs, social movements, academics and ordinary citizens around the world? Most believe that a 'domestic democratic peace' exists, riv…