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Author Geddes, Barbara.
Title Politician's dilemma : building state capacity in Latin America / Barbara Geddes.
Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, 1994.

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Author Geddes, Barbara.
Series California series on social choice and political economy ; 25
California series on social choice and political economy ; 25.
Subject Latin America -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Bureaucracy -- Latin America -- History -- 20th century.
Civil service reform -- Latin America -- History -- 20th century.
Description 1 online resource (xiii, 246 pages).
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-240) and index.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780520918665 (electronic bk.)
0520918665 (electronic bk.)
0585098328 (electronic bk.)
9780585098326 (electronic bk.)
0520072502 (alk. paper)
0520207629
OCLC # 44954678
Additional Format Print version: Geddes, Barbara. Politician's dilemma. Berkeley : University of California Press, 1994 0520072502 (DLC) 93014439 (OCoLC)28378446
Table of Contents
 Figures and Tables 
 Acknowledgments 
1The State1
2Reform as a Collective Good: Political Entrepreneurs and Democratic Politics24
3Insulation and the Struggle for Reform in Brazil, 1930-196443
4Legislators and the Supply of Public Goods: A Brazilian Example and a Model83
5A Test of the Game Theoretic Model: When Legislators Initiate Reforms99
6The Political Uses of Bureaucracy: Presidential Survival versus Administrative Competence131
7The Effects of Institutions182
 Appendix A: Assessment of Achievement for the Various Targets in the Target Plan197
 Appendix B: Creation of Appointment and Survival Strategy Indices210
 Appendix C: Variable Construction217
 Bibliography223
 Index241



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