Learning while governing expertise and accountability in the executive branch (eBook, 2013) [WorldCat.org]
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Learning while governing expertise and accountability in the executive branch

Author: Sean Gailmard; John W Patty
Publisher: Chicago The University of Chicago Press 2013
Series: Chicago studies in American politics
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Although their leaders and staff are not elected, bureaucratic agencies have the power to make policy decisions that carry the full force of the law. In this groundbreaking book, Sean Gailmard and John W. Patty explore an issue central to political science and public administration: How do Congress and the president ensure that bureaucratic agencies implement their preferred policies? The assumption has long been  Read more...
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Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sean Gailmard; John W Patty
ISBN: 9780226924403 9780226924427 0226924424 0226924408 9780226924410 0226924416
OCLC Number: 871539803
Reproduction Notes: [Birmingham, Ala.] Ebsco. online-Ressource ISBN 978-0-226-92442-7 (electronic bk.) ISBN 0-226-92442-4 (electronic bk.) ISBN 978-0-226-92440-3 ISBN 0-226-92440-8 ISBN 978-0-226-92441-0 ISBN 0-226-92441-6 ISBN 0-226-92442-4 (e-book) [Online-Ausg.]
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Series Title: Chicago studies in American politics
Responsibility: Sean Gailmard and John W. Patty

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Although their leaders and staff are not elected, bureaucratic agencies have the power to make policy decisions that carry the full force of the law. This book explores an issue central to political  Read more...

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