Ambition, Federalism, and Legislative Politics in Brazil

@inproceedings{Samuels2003AmbitionFA,
  title={Ambition, Federalism, and Legislative Politics in Brazil},
  author={David J. Samuels},
  year={2003}
}
List of tables and figures Abbreviations and acronyms Acknowledgments Introduction Part I: 1. Ambition theory and political careers in Brazil 2. In the absence of congressional careerism: short stints, flat hierarchies and low payoffs in the chamber of deputies 3. Progressive ambition and congressional 'hot seats' in Brazil, 1945-98 4. Labyrinths of power, Brazilian style: post-chamber political careers Part II: 5. The 'Gubematorial coattails effect': federalism and congressional elections in… Expand
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