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The Resource Dust-up : asbestos litigation and the failure of commonsense policy reform, Jeb Barnes, (electronic resource)

Dust-up : asbestos litigation and the failure of commonsense policy reform, Jeb Barnes, (electronic resource)

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Dust-up : asbestos litigation and the failure of commonsense policy reform
Title
Dust-up
Title remainder
asbestos litigation and the failure of commonsense policy reform
Statement of responsibility
Jeb Barnes
Title variation
Asbestos litigation and the failure of commonsense policy reform
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In an era of polarization, narrow party majorities, and increasing use of supermajority requirements in the Senate, policy entrepreneurs must find ways to reach across the aisle and build bipartisan coalitions in Congress. One such coalition-building strategy is the "politics of efficiency," or reform that is aimed at eliminating waste from existing policies and programs. After all, reducing inefficiency promises to reduce costs without cutting benefits, which should appeal to members of both political parties, especially given tight budgetary constraints in Washington. Dust-Up explo
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Barnes, Jeb
Dewey number
344.04/6335
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Products liability
  • Damages
  • Asbestos
  • Law reform
  • United States
Label
Dust-up : asbestos litigation and the failure of commonsense policy reform, Jeb Barnes, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Today's challenging legislative environment and the politics of efficiency -- The asbestos crisis in the United States -- Asbestos litigation reform as a "likely" case for the politics of efficiency -- The puzzling politics of the Fair Act -- The asbestos case and the politics of efficiency -- The asbestos case, institutional change, and the judicialization of American policymaking
Control code
ocn763156467
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 138 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781589017863
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)763156467
Label
Dust-up : asbestos litigation and the failure of commonsense policy reform, Jeb Barnes, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Today's challenging legislative environment and the politics of efficiency -- The asbestos crisis in the United States -- Asbestos litigation reform as a "likely" case for the politics of efficiency -- The puzzling politics of the Fair Act -- The asbestos case and the politics of efficiency -- The asbestos case, institutional change, and the judicialization of American policymaking
Control code
ocn763156467
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 138 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781589017863
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)763156467

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