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The people's agents and the battle to protect the American public : special interests, government, and threats to health, safety, and the environment / Rena Steinzor and Sidney Shapiro.

Author/Creator:
Steinzor, Rena.
Publication:
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2010.
Format/Description:
Book
x, 269 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
Public safety -- United States.
Public interest -- United States.
Government accountability -- United States.
Administrative agencies -- United States.
Contents:
Diagnosis. Public interest lost
The people's agents
Hollow government
Cost-benefit analysis
Institutions. Congress
The White House
The judiciary
Solutions. Positive metrics
Renewing the civil service
The road forward.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Shapiro, Sidney A., 1947-
ISBN:
9780226772028 (cloth : alk. paper)
0226772020 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC:
457149482