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Governance: An international journal of policy, administration and institutions

Blame the center

In the current issue of Governance, Peter Mortensen of Aarhus University explains when regional officials are likely to use rhetoric that blames central government for unpopular decisions.  Examining the behavior of officials within the Danish healthcare system, Mortensen explores the political and institutional factors that make some policymakers more likely to engage in blame-shifting strategies.  Read the article.

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August 22, 2012 at 2:19 pm

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