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Institutionalizing horizontal accountability

Harald Waldrauch

Institutionalizing horizontal accountability

a conference report

by Harald Waldrauch

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Published by Institut für Höhere Studien/Institute for Advanced Studies in Vienna .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political corruption.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHarald Waldrauch.
    SeriesInstitut für Höhere Studien -- 55, Feb. 1998, Institute for Advanced Studies -- no.55, Feb. 1998
    ContributionsInstitut für Höhere Studien und Wissenschaftliche Forschung.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination36p. ;
    Number of Pages36
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17314335M

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