How can experts help governments think?: inaugural lecture

@article{OHara2019HowCE,
  title={How can experts help governments think?: inaugural lecture},
  author={G. O’Hara},
  journal={Journal of Cultural Economy},
  year={2019},
  volume={12},
  pages={1 - 20}
}
  • G. O’Hara
  • Published 2019
  • Political Science
  • Journal of Cultural Economy
ABSTRACT Britain’s exit from the European Exchange Rate Mechanism in 1992 and the Second Iraq War in 2003 are two infamous examples of disastrous policy, but governments blunder all the time – whatever party is in power. Infrastructure projects overrun. The aims and techniques of different departments clash. Scandals erupt among officials and politicians. Controversies stymie attempts at agreement and consensus. But why exactly do these failures happen? Are they more or less widespread than in… Expand
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