Voting for Policy, Not Parties: How Voters Compensate for Power Sharing . By Orit Kedar. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009. 240p. $85.00.

@article{Adams2010VotingFP,
  title={Voting for Policy, Not Parties: How Voters Compensate for Power Sharing . By Orit Kedar. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009. 240p. \$85.00.},
  author={James Adams},
  journal={Perspectives on Politics},
  year={2010},
  volume={8},
  pages={1257 - 1258}
}
  • James Adams
  • Published 23 November 2010
  • Economics
  • Perspectives on Politics
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