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Politics and the corporation

Author: Harland N Prechel
Publisher: Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier JAI, 2005.
Series: Research in political sociology, v. 14.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Focuses on the ways in which corporations exercise political power, and how changes in the political-legal arrangements in which corporations are embedded affect their organizational behavior. This volume examines the historical and dialectical relationship between the corporation and the state.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Politics and the corporation.
Amsterdam ; Oxford : Elsevier JAI, 2005
(OCoLC)61129912
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Harland N Prechel
ISBN: 0080459951 9780080459950
OCLC Number: 77517409
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 246 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Cover --
Politics and the Corporation --
Contents --
List of Contributors --
Editorial Board --
Special Reviewers --
Preface --
Introduction: Politics and the Corporation --
Introduction: Politics and the Corporation --
Corporate Politics and Social Policy --
Corporate Politics and Business Policy --
Corporate Politics and Labor Policies --
Conclusion --
Notes --
References --
Part I: Corporate Politics and Social Policy --
Privatization and Low-Income Housing in the United States Since 1986 --
Introduction --
Data and Methods --
Theoretical Issues --
The Case: The Transformation of Low-Income Housing Development --
A Political History of the Lihtc --
Background Conditions and Institutions --
The Emergence of the LIHTC --
Interest Groups --
Selectivity and the LIHTC --
Discussion --
Conclusions --
Notes --
Acknowledgments --
References --
No Room for Compromise: Business Interests and the Politics of Health care Reform --
Introduction --
Business, Politics, and Health Policy in an Era of Retrenchment --
Intra-Class Conflicts and Political Realignment in the Health Care Field --
Business Coalitions and Health Care Reform: 1990-1992 --
Intra-Class Conflicts of Interest --
Early Corporate Activism: The Washington Business Group on Health --
The National Leadership Coalition for Health Care Reform --
The Chamber of Commerce and Health Care Reform --
Organizing Resistance: The NFIB and the Formation of HEAL --
The Jackson Hole Group and the Emergence of ''Managed Competition'' --
Conservative Democrats and ''Managed Competition'' --
The ''Liberal'' Version of Managed Competition and the Clinton Plan --
The Clinton Campaign: A ''New Democrat'' Middle-Way --
The Politics of Policy Formation in 1993 --
Unveiling the Clinton Plan --
Initial Reaction to the Clinton Plan by Major Business Organizations --
Reaction of the Hard Opposition: The HIAA and NFIB --
The HIAA Offensive --
The Role of the NFIB --
Congressional Reaction to the Clinton Plan --
Big Business ''Abandons'' The Clinton Plan: February 1994 --
Reversal of the Chamber of Commerce --
Rejection by the Business Roundtable --
Not Health Costs, but ''Big Government, '' as the Enemy --
The Demise of Health Care Reform: February to September 1994 --
''Grassroots'' Pressure and Political Stalemate: The Energy and Commerce Committee --
Conservative Democrats and the Senate Finance Committee --
Business Unity and the End of the Reform Effort --
Discussion: The Changing Trajectory of Corporate Political Interests --
Corporate Ambivalence over Health Care Reform --
The Effect of the ''Hard Opposition'' --
A ''Market'' Solution? The Ideological Role of ''Managed Competition'' --
The ''Reconstruction'' of Business Interests, 1993-1994 --
Conclusion: The Return of ''Business Unity'' --
Notes --
References --
Part II: Corporate Politics and.
Series Title: Research in political sociology, v. 14.
Responsibility: edited by Harland Prechel.

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