Non-partisan governments Italian-style: decision-making and accountability

  title={Non-partisan governments Italian-style: decision-making and accountability},
  author={Gianfranco Pasquino and Marco Valbruzzi},
  journal={Journal of Modern Italian Studies},
  pages={612 - 629}
Abstract Three non-partisan governments in less than 20 years, Italy reveals once more her deviance from European parliamentary democracies. This article explores the reasons why and how non partisan governments have been formed. It evaluates their contributions in terms of problem-solving and decision-making capabilities. It identifies their major democratic inconvenient in their almost total lack of accountability. Non-partisan governments are the consequence of the failure of political… Expand
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