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A Spatial Analysis Of Italian Second Republic, Riccardo Pelizzo, Massimiliano Landi Feb 2008

A Spatial Analysis Of Italian Second Republic, Riccardo Pelizzo, Massimiliano Landi

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An Ethical Map Of Indonesian Mps, Riccardo Pelizzo, Bernice Ang Jan 2008

An Ethical Map Of Indonesian Mps, Riccardo Pelizzo, Bernice Ang

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Building on the work by Mancuso (1993, 1995), the paper presents the results of an elite survey conducted among members of the DPR and DPD in 2006. The data analysis reveals the distribution of ethical preferences among MPs and the existence of four different types of MPs


Legislative Ethics And Codes Of Conduct, Riccardo Pelizzo, Rick Stapenhurst Jan 2008

Legislative Ethics And Codes Of Conduct, Riccardo Pelizzo, Rick Stapenhurst

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This chapter discusses the difference between codes of ethics and codes of conduct, their role, their function and their distribution. The chapter also pays some attention to what makes codes of conduct most effective.


Cartel Parties And Cartel Party Systems, Riccardo Pelizzo Jan 2008

Cartel Parties And Cartel Party Systems, Riccardo Pelizzo

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The transformation of Western European Party Systems was associated with the emergence of a new model of party organization: the cartel party.The cartel party differs from previous party models because it is increasingly less an agent of society, has interests on its own, depends on state subsidies and struggles to preserve the conditions under whihc it prospers by distorting electoral competition. Through such a distortion the cartel of parties resembles the behavior of oligopolistic firms. The purpose of this book is to investigate whether and to what extent patterns of inter-party competition resemble the functioning of oligopolistic markets.The ...