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Adjusting National Tax Policy to Economic Internationalization Strategies and Outcomes

Steffen Ganghof

in Welfare and Work in the Open Economy Volume II: Diverse Responses to Common Challenges in Twelve Countries

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199240920
eISBN:
9780191600180
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199240922.003.0013
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

While tax competition is widely regarded as a major fiscal constraint on the welfare state, in fact, very little is known about its real impact. How have advanced industrialized states reacted to the ... More


Governing America: An Introduction

Julian E. Zelizer

in Governing America: The Revival of Political History

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691150734
eISBN:
9781400841899
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691150734.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This book offers fresh narratives about U.S. political history by focusing on policy, political institutions, and electoral politics. It argues that the field of American political history, once ... More


The Growth of Private Security

Trevor Jones and Tim Newburn

in Private Security and Public Policing

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198265696
eISBN:
9780191682933
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198265696.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

It is generally accepted that private security is a growth industry. As far as North America is concerned, Johnston notes that the main burst of expansion probably occurred during the 1960s and ... More


Policing Wandsworth in Practice

Trevor Jones and Tim Newburn

in Private Security and Public Policing

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198265696
eISBN:
9780191682933
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198265696.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter looks at some of the relationships that develop between policing bodies in practice, and how ‘collectively’ they police Wandsworth. In building up a picture of policing in Wandsworth, ... More


Financing Higher Education:: Mobility, Quality, and Access

Nicholas Barr

in The Mobility of Students and the Highly Skilled: Implications for Education Financing and Economic Policy

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780262028172
eISBN:
9780262326018
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028172.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter provides an extensive theoretical discussion of an issue already raised in Chapter 6: higher education financing through income-contingent loans. It argues that loans with ... More


. Explaining the Postwar Rise of Welfare Opposition

Ellen Reese

in Backlash against Welfare Mothers: Past and Present

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520244610
eISBN:
9780520938717
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520244610.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

This chapter explores the role of large farmers and white racists in the 1950s welfare backlash and how their opposition to welfare was shaped by perceived threats to their interests and values. It ... More


The Tilting Triangle and Commercialization

Peter J. Westwick

in Into the Black: JPL and the American Space Program, 1976-2004

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300110753
eISBN:
9780300134582
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300110753.003.0016
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter discusses the link of Total Quality Management and reengineering to two other features of the 1990s: downsizing and regulatory pressure. These four threads intertwined and reinforced ... More


“The Arms of Democracy”: Economic Security in the Nation’s Broader National Security Agenda

Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar and Connor Raso

in Shared Responsibility, Shared Risk: Government, Markets and Social Policy in the Twenty-First Century

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
February 2015
ISBN:
9780199781911
eISBN:
9780190252519
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199781911.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter examines the relationship between economic security and the broader national security agenda in the United States. It begins by outlining some of the common features of economic policy ... More


The Smithsonian’s World: Exclusivity and Power

Marcel Chotkowski Lafollette

in Science on American Television: A History

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226921990
eISBN:
9780226922010
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226922010.003.0014
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter examines the history of the Smithsonian Institution's venture into television production, discussing the conflict between efforts to maintain the exclusivity of materials and to achieve ... More


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