Agency Slack and the Design of Criminal Justice Institutions

  title={Agency Slack and the Design of Criminal Justice Institutions},
  author={Aziz Huq},
  • Aziz Huq
  • Published 2015
  • Political Science
  • This book chapter analyzes the problem of state wrongs in criminal justice institutions. The chapter first evaluates the need for institutional design solutions, as opposed to political solutions, or other responses exogenous to the structure and basic operation of criminal justice institutions. The second half of the chapter defines and explores two pivotal design choices that a democratic principal must make in creating criminal justice institutions. First, should policy responses or remedies… CONTINUE READING
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