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Funding Science in America: Congress, Universities, and the Politics of the Academic Pork Barrel
Preface 1. The politics of academic earmarking 2. The incentives to earmark 3. AAU and the fight against earmarking 4. The struggle to fund academic research facilities 5. Lobbyists, lobbying, andExpand
Saints and Cardinals in Appropriations Committees and the Fight against Distributive Politics
According to the electoral connection theory and some models of distributive politics, members of Congress who oppose pork barrel projects and protect general benefit programs are few in number,Expand
Strengthening the European Commission's budgetary and economic surveillance capacity since Greece and the euro area crisis: a study of five Directorates-General
ABSTRACT Has the executive role of the European Commission changed since the euro area crisis? Intergovernmentalists point to the increased role of the member states and the Council at the expense ofExpand
A review of 100 closed head injuries associated with facial fractures.
One hundred closed head injuries associated with facial fractures treated over a 78-month period at a level I trauma center in Northeast Ohio were reviewed. The incidence of closed head injury inExpand
The Administrative Costs of Congressional Earmarking: The Case of the Office of Naval Research
Discussions about congressional earmarking often focus on their direct costs in the federal government's appropriations bills. This article shows that this conventional view neglects theExpand
Reconstructing Iraq's Budgetary Institutions: Coalition State Building after Saddam
1. State building and the reconstruction of Iraq's budgetary institutions 2. The evolution of Iraqi budgetary institutions from the Ottomans and the British mandate through Saddam 3. Pre-war planningExpand
Making the EMU: The Politics of Budgetary Surveillance and the Enforcement of Maastricht
1. Enforcing Maastricht: The Significance of Treaty Surveillance 2. Treaty Delegation and the Institutional Structure of Surveillance 3. Designing a Compliance Information System: ESA and theExpand