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The Resource Elites, institutions and the quality of government, edited by Carl Dahlström, Associate Professor, University of Gothenburg, Sweden ; Lena Wängnerud, Professor, University of Gothenburg, Sweden

Elites, institutions and the quality of government, edited by Carl Dahlström, Associate Professor, University of Gothenburg, Sweden ; Lena Wängnerud, Professor, University of Gothenburg, Sweden

Label
Elites, institutions and the quality of government
Title
Elites, institutions and the quality of government
Statement of responsibility
edited by Carl Dahlström, Associate Professor, University of Gothenburg, Sweden ; Lena Wängnerud, Professor, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
Index
index present
LC call number
JC330
LC item number
.E455 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dahlström, Carl
  • Wängnerud, Lena
  • ProQuest (Firm)
Series statement
Executive politics and governance
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Elite (Social sciences)
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • Political corruption
Label
Elites, institutions and the quality of government, edited by Carl Dahlström, Associate Professor, University of Gothenburg, Sweden ; Lena Wängnerud, Professor, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based on print version record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: -- List of illustrations -- Abbreviations -- Preface -- PART I: INTRODUCTION -- 1. How institutions constrain elites from destructive behavior; Carl Dahlstrom and Lena Wangnerud -- 2. Good Societies Need Good Leaders on a Leash; Soren Holmberg and Bo Rothstein -- 3. Are Corrupt Elites Necessary for Corrupt Countries?; Susan Rose-Ackerman -- 4. Prestige, Immunity and Diplomats: Understanding Sexual Corruption; Ann Towns -- PART II: HISTORY AND STATE-BUILDING -- 5. The Political and Historical Origins of Good Government: How Social Contracts Shape Elite Behavior; Anna Persson and Martin Sjostedt -- 6. Political Leadership and Quality of Government: Restraining Elites at Nascent Statehood; Ulrika Muller and Isabell Schierenbeck -- 7. Rulers and their Elite Rivals: How Democratization has Increased Incentives for Corruption in Sub-Saharan Africa; Michelle D'Arcy -- 8. Stability and Stagnation; Anders Sundell -- PART III: POWER-SHARING -- 9. Democratic and Professional Accountability; Carl Dahlstrom and Victor Lapuente -- 10. Property Rights without Democracy: The Role of Elites' Rotation and Asset Ownership; Leonid Polishchuk and Georgiy Syunyaev -- 11. Dynamic Economic Growth as a Constraint on Elite Behavior; Petrus Olander -- 12. Political Control of Bureaucracies as an Incentive for Party Behavior; Agnes Cornell and Marcia Grimes -- PART IV: POLITICAL PARTIES -- 13. Political Parties and the Politics of The Quality Of Government; Philip Keefer -- 14. Why Women In Encompassing Welfare States Punish Corrupt Political Parties; Helena Stensota, Lena Wangnerud and Mattias Agerberg -- 15. Anti-Corruption Parties and Good Government; Andreas Bogenholm and Nicholas Charron -- 16. Can Elections Combat Corruption? Accountability and Partisanship; Georgios Xezonakis, Spyros Kosmidis and Stefan Dahberg -- Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781137556288
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12380852
System control number
(NhCcYBP)12380852
Label
Elites, institutions and the quality of government, edited by Carl Dahlström, Associate Professor, University of Gothenburg, Sweden ; Lena Wängnerud, Professor, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Publication
Note
Description based on print version record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: -- List of illustrations -- Abbreviations -- Preface -- PART I: INTRODUCTION -- 1. How institutions constrain elites from destructive behavior; Carl Dahlstrom and Lena Wangnerud -- 2. Good Societies Need Good Leaders on a Leash; Soren Holmberg and Bo Rothstein -- 3. Are Corrupt Elites Necessary for Corrupt Countries?; Susan Rose-Ackerman -- 4. Prestige, Immunity and Diplomats: Understanding Sexual Corruption; Ann Towns -- PART II: HISTORY AND STATE-BUILDING -- 5. The Political and Historical Origins of Good Government: How Social Contracts Shape Elite Behavior; Anna Persson and Martin Sjostedt -- 6. Political Leadership and Quality of Government: Restraining Elites at Nascent Statehood; Ulrika Muller and Isabell Schierenbeck -- 7. Rulers and their Elite Rivals: How Democratization has Increased Incentives for Corruption in Sub-Saharan Africa; Michelle D'Arcy -- 8. Stability and Stagnation; Anders Sundell -- PART III: POWER-SHARING -- 9. Democratic and Professional Accountability; Carl Dahlstrom and Victor Lapuente -- 10. Property Rights without Democracy: The Role of Elites' Rotation and Asset Ownership; Leonid Polishchuk and Georgiy Syunyaev -- 11. Dynamic Economic Growth as a Constraint on Elite Behavior; Petrus Olander -- 12. Political Control of Bureaucracies as an Incentive for Party Behavior; Agnes Cornell and Marcia Grimes -- PART IV: POLITICAL PARTIES -- 13. Political Parties and the Politics of The Quality Of Government; Philip Keefer -- 14. Why Women In Encompassing Welfare States Punish Corrupt Political Parties; Helena Stensota, Lena Wangnerud and Mattias Agerberg -- 15. Anti-Corruption Parties and Good Government; Andreas Bogenholm and Nicholas Charron -- 16. Can Elections Combat Corruption? Accountability and Partisanship; Georgios Xezonakis, Spyros Kosmidis and Stefan Dahberg -- Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781137556288
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12380852
System control number
(NhCcYBP)12380852

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