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Democratic constitutional design and public policy [electronic resource] :analysis and evidence / edited by Roger D. Congleton and Birgitta Swedenborg.

Contributor(s): Congleton, Roger D | Swedenborg, Birgitta, 1941-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2006Description: 1 online resource (viii, 373 p.) : ill.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780262270731 (electronic bk.); 0262270730 (electronic bk.); 9780262033497 (alk. paper); 0262033496 (alk. paper); 0262532808 (pbk. : alk. paper); 9780262532808; 9781429477253 (electronic bk.); 1429477253 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Comparative government -- Congresses | Political science -- Decision making -- Congresses | Rational choice theory -- Congresses | Political planning -- Congresses | Policy sciences -- Congresses | Economic policy -- Congresses | Constitutional law | Comparative government | Political science -- Decision making | Rational choice theory | Political planning | Policy sciences | Economic policy | Institutions politiques compar�ees -- Congr�es | Politique -- Prise de d�ecision -- Congr�es | Choix rationnels, Th�eorie des -- Congr�es | Politique publique -- Congr�es | Sciences de la politique -- Congr�es | Politique �economique -- Congr�es | Droit constitutionnel | POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- General | Grondwetten | Politieke besluitvorming | Vergelijkende politicologie | OESO-landen | Comparative government | Constitutional law | Economic policy | Policy sciences | Political planning | Political science -- Decision making | Rational choice theoryGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Conference proceedings. | Electronic books.DDC classification: 320.6 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Introduction : Rational choice politics and institutions / Roger D. Congleton and Birgitta Swedenborg -- Direct democracy : designing a living constitution / Bruno S. Frey and Alois Stutzer -- Constitutions and economic policy / Torsten Persson and Guido Tabellini -- Party-line voting and committee assignments in the mixed-member system / Thomas Stratmann -- The effects of constitutions on coalition governments in parliamentary democracies / Daniel Diermeier, H�ulya Eraslan, and Antonio Merlo -- On the merits of bicameral legislatures : intragovernmental bargaining and policy stability / Roger D. Congleton -- Bicameralism and political compromise in representative democracy / John Charles Bradbury and W. Mark Crain -- Federalism : a constitutional perspective / Dennis C. Mueller -- Common tax pool problems in federal systems / Brian Knight -- Judicial independence and economic development / Lars P. Feld and Stefan Voigt -- Constitutions and prosperity : the impact of legal and economic institutions on the wealth of nations / Randall G. Holcombe, Robert A. Lawson, and James D. Gwartney -- Amendment procedures and constitutional stability / Bj�rn Erik Rasch and Roger D. Congleton -- Designing constitutional stability / Barry R. Weingast.
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Papers originally presented at a conference sponsored by the Center for Business and Policy Studies.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction : Rational choice politics and institutions / Roger D. Congleton and Birgitta Swedenborg -- Direct democracy : designing a living constitution / Bruno S. Frey and Alois Stutzer -- Constitutions and economic policy / Torsten Persson and Guido Tabellini -- Party-line voting and committee assignments in the mixed-member system / Thomas Stratmann -- The effects of constitutions on coalition governments in parliamentary democracies / Daniel Diermeier, H�ulya Eraslan, and Antonio Merlo -- On the merits of bicameral legislatures : intragovernmental bargaining and policy stability / Roger D. Congleton -- Bicameralism and political compromise in representative democracy / John Charles Bradbury and W. Mark Crain -- Federalism : a constitutional perspective / Dennis C. Mueller -- Common tax pool problems in federal systems / Brian Knight -- Judicial independence and economic development / Lars P. Feld and Stefan Voigt -- Constitutions and prosperity : the impact of legal and economic institutions on the wealth of nations / Randall G. Holcombe, Robert A. Lawson, and James D. Gwartney -- Amendment procedures and constitutional stability / Bj�rn Erik Rasch and Roger D. Congleton -- Designing constitutional stability / Barry R. Weingast.

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