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Published: 26 September 2011

208 Pages | 3 b/w illus.

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199737543

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Access Points

An Institutional Theory of Policy Bias and Policy Complexity

Sean D. Ehrlich

  • Introduces a new, general theory of the role of political institutions on policymaking
  • Access point theory has the potential to explain policy outcomes beyond those covered in the book and should increase our understanding of the formation of policy in democracies around the world
  • Includes new results explaining policymaking in a number of important issue areas, such as trade policy, tax policy, banking regulations, and environmental policy