The Fictioning Horror Sale
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Interviews | September 2, 2014

Jill Owens: IMG David Mitchell: The Powells.com Interview



David MitchellDavid Mitchell's newest mind-bending, time-skipping novel may be his most accomplished work yet. Written in six sections, one per decade, The Bone... Continue »
  1. $21.00 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

    The Bone Clocks

    David Mitchell 9781400065677

spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$47.75
New Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
25 Remote Warehouse Politics- United States Politics

This title in other editions

Other titles in the Political Economy of Institutions and Decisions series:

Bicameralism (Political Economy of Institutions and Decisions)

by

Bicameralism (Political Economy of Institutions and Decisions) Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

This book points out that the interaction between the chambers in bicameral legislatures is central to understanding behavior in each chamber, a point neglected in previous studies. It surveys bicameral institutions from numerous countries and presents models that explain the significance of different institutional arrangements. These hypotheses are illustrated and tested with data from the French Fifth Republic, and supplemented with data from Germany, Japan, Switzerland, the United States, and the European Union.

Synopsis:

This book examines how the chambers of bicameral legislatures interact when they produce legislation.

Synopsis:

This book examines how the chambers of bicameral legislatures interact when they produce legislation.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-242) and index.

Table of Contents

Part I. History and Geography of Bicameral Diversity: 1. Bicameralism in historical perspective; 2. The institutions of bicameralism; Part II. Models of Bicameral Institutions: 3. The core and the uncovered set of bicameral institutions; 4. A Model of intercameral bargaining; 5. A model of conference committees and their proposals; Part III. Empirical Studies of Bicameralism and Implications: 6. The outcomes of intercameral bargaining; 7. The process of intercameral bargaining; 8. Conference committees; 9. Implications; Conclusions.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780521589727
Editor:
Tsebelis, George
Editor:
Eggertsson, Thrainn
Editor:
Calvert, Randall
Editor:
Eggertsson, Thrainn
Author:
Eggertsson, Thrainn
Author:
Calvert, Randall
Author:
Tsebelis, George
Author:
Money, Jeannette
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Location:
Cambridge, U.K. ;
Subject:
Congress
Subject:
Legislative bodies
Subject:
Bicamâerisme
Subject:
General Political Science
Subject:
Government - Legislative Branch
Subject:
Politics-United States Politics
Series:
Political economy of institutions and decisions
Series Volume:
947
Publication Date:
20030431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
16 line diagrams
Pages:
268
Dimensions:
8.99x6.11x.71 in. .81 lbs.

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Politics » United States » Politics
Reference » Science Reference » Technology
Science and Mathematics » Mathematics » General

Bicameralism (Political Economy of Institutions and Decisions) New Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$47.75 In Stock
Product details 268 pages Cambridge University Press - English 9780521589727 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This book examines how the chambers of bicameral legislatures interact when they produce legislation.
"Synopsis" by , This book examines how the chambers of bicameral legislatures interact when they produce legislation.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.