Chang, Eric C. C.

Electoral Systems and the Balance of Consumer-Producer Power. - Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2010. - 1 online resource (281 p.) - eBooks on Demand Cambridge Studies in Comparative Politics . - Cambridge Studies in Comparative Politics .

Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; 1 Introduction; 2 Electoral Systems and Consumer Power: Theoretical Considerations; 3 Electoral Systems and Real Prices: Panel Evidence for the OECD Countries, 1970-2000; 4 Electoral Systems and Real Prices around the World; 5 A Closer Look: Case Studies and Mechanisms; 6 Socioeconomic Origins of Electoral Systems; 7 Conclusion; Bibliography; Index

Investigates the effects of electoral systems on the relative legislative and, hence, regulatory influence of competing interests in society.

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Comparative government.
Elections -- Economic aspects.
Voting -- Economic aspects.

Electronic books.

JF1001 .E475 2010