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The Commercial Lobbyists

Politics for Profit in Britain

by Grant Jordon

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  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Aberdeen Univ Pr .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages180
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Open LibraryOL7312112M
ISBN 100080379842
ISBN 109780080379845

View our complete Lobbying profile for Commercial TV & Radio Stations Industries in this Sector: Book, newspaper & periodical publishing Cable & satellite TV production Commercial TV & radio stations Computer software Electronics Mfg & Equip Internet Motion Picture production & distribution Printing & Publishing Recorded Music & music.   In interviewing 60 corporate lobbyists for my book The Business of America is Lobbying, I asked them to identify the leading opposition on .

  Lobbyists who operate in Wales should be regulated and required to register, a Plaid Cymru AM has said. Neil McEvoy said regulation would ensure a transparent culture in .   Crooked lobbyist Jack Abramoff explains how he asserted his influence in Congress for years, and how such corruption continues today despite ethics reform. Lesley Stahl reports.

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Product details Cited by: 5. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Commercial lobbyists. [Aberdeen]: Aberdeen University Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book. The Commercial lobbyists: politics for profit in Britain. Jordan, Grant. Book. English. Published Aberdeen: Aberdeen University Press, Rate this 1/5 2/5 3/5 4/5 5/5 Available at Murray Library.

This item is not reservable because: There are no reservable copies for this title. Please contact a member of library staff for further information. Once they have detected the need for influence activities, then commercial lobbyists, the so-called hired guns, are employed.

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With o lobbyists in The Commercial Lobbyists book, Brussels is often called the European capital of lobbying. Despite this, little is known on how this political system works in practice. This book offers an unprecedented window into the everyday relationships between bureaucrats and interest representatives.

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Conway. Commercial lobbyists differ from special interest groups. They act as unbiased intermediaries between policymakers and citizens. We explain why these firms exist and analyze their implications for welfare. We characterize the inefficiencies in this type of by: Downloadable. In this paper we present a model of the behavior of commercial lobbying firms (such as the so-called K-Street lobbyists of Washington, D.C.).

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Repeated Lobbying by Commercial Lobbyists and Special Interests Thomas Grolly Columbia University Christopher J.

Ellisz University of Oregon March forthcoming Economic Inquiry Abstract Developing a lobbying model of repeated agency, we explain previously unexplained features of the real-world lobbying Size: KB.

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In the second chapter of this dissertation, a novel model of lobbying is presented that explains the behavior of commercial lobbying rms (such as the so-called K-Street lobbyists of Washington, D.C.).

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Book has been a fixture in the halls of the Capitol for four decades and has built local government lobbying work into a cottage industry in Florida. House Speaker Richard Corcoran, R-Land O-Lakes. Tamasin Cave and Andy Rowell: From trying to stop plain packaging on cigarettes to pushing through HS2 and opening the countryside to fracking, big business employs lobbying companies to persuade.Political Marketing and Lobbying: A Neglected Perspective and Research Agenda Article (PDF Available) in Journal of Political Marketing 11() January with 1, Reads.Get this from a library!

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