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Who Controls the Bureaucracy?: Presidential Power, Congressional Dominance, Legal Constraints, and Bureaucratic Autonomy in a Model of Multi-institutional Policy-Making


  • Hammond, Thomas H
  • Knott, Jack H


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  • Hammond, Thomas H & Knott, Jack H, 1996. "Who Controls the Bureaucracy?: Presidential Power, Congressional Dominance, Legal Constraints, and Bureaucratic Autonomy in a Model of Multi-institutional Policy-Making," Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, Oxford University Press, vol. 12(1), pages 119-166, April.
  • Handle: RePEc:oup:jleorg:v:12:y:1996:i:1:p:119-66

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