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Governance: An international journal of policy, administration and institutions

How professionalized legislatures level the playing field

On the Quantitative Peace blog, Alissandra Stoyan and and Sarah Shair-Rosenfield discuss their just-published article in Governance: “In our article, we argue that when legislators are highly professionalized they bring individual skills and resources to office from previous work or governing experiences, and these factors may help level the playing field to empower the legislature vis-à-vis the executive.”  Read the blog comment.

Written by Governance

May 18, 2016 at 7:07 pm

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