Accounting for Ministers by Samuel Berlinski,Torun Dewan,Keith Dowding

By Samuel Berlinski,Torun Dewan,Keith Dowding

Accounting for Ministers makes use of the instruments of recent political technology to examine the standards which make certain the fortunes of cupboard ministers. utilizing business enterprise idea, it describes cupboard executive as a procedure of incentives for top ministerial and parliamentary rule. The authors use a different dataset of ministers from 1945 to 2007 to ascertain the structural and person features that result in the choice and sturdiness of ministers. delicate to old context, it describes the original gains of other top Ministers and the types of concerns and scandals that result in the compelled go out of ministers. The authors establish the structural components that make sure ministerial functionality and tenure, seeing resignation calls as functionality symptoms. Probing the character of person and collective accountability inside of Westminster types of executive, its rigorous research presents strong new insights into the character of cupboard government.

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