Outsourcing sovereignty : why privatization of government functions threatens democracy and what we can do about it / Paul R. Verkuil.
New York : Cambridge University Press, 2007.
xiii, 232 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction: Why outsourcing threatens democracy The outsourcing of sovereignty Case study: public and private approaches to transportation security The public/private distinction The case for constitutional governance Statutory and administrative limitations on private delegations Outsourcing government services : contract theory and practice Structural reforms to government Conclusions (wherein the principal instructs her agents).
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-227) and index.
KF4880 .V47 2007
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