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Political parties and political shirking

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Article provided by Springer in its journal Public Choice.

Volume (Year): 150 (2012)
Issue (Month): 3 (March)
Pages: 651-670

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Handle: RePEc:kap:pubcho:v:150:y:2012:i:3:p:651-670

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Keywords: Political parties; Shirking; Ideology; H11; D72;

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