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Information Transmission in Congressional Hearings

Abstract: (Link to draft.) Congressional hearings give legislators a national stage on which to score political points by publicly chastising high-level bureaucrats, and gives lobbyists a forum to demonstrate their access and importance to policymakers. But how well do they serve...

Author: Ian Palmer Cook

Dissertation, Executive, Formal Theory, Information, Legislative   :   October 9, 2015 12:02 AM  :  read more »


About the Author

Ian P. Cook is a Ph.D. student at the University of Pittsburgh, studying American Politics. He has also been a researcher with the RAND Corporation. No material on this site implies endorsement by either institution.