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Author Guevara Mann, Carlos.

Title Political careers, corruption, and impunity [electronic resource] : Panama's assembly, 1984-2009 / Carlos Guevara Mann.

Imprint Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dame Press, c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xvii, 453 p.
Series Recent titles from the Helen Kellogg Institute for International Studies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Political representation and representative assemblies -- The party system: parties and actors in Panama's assembly -- Formal institutional incentives to behavior -- Informal institutions and assembly members' behavior -- Political advancement through reelection: prospects and possibilities in Panama -- Political advancement through reelection: the legal and illegal uses of patronage -- Political advancement through reelection: party switching and electoral manipulation -- Personal enrichment through legal means: assembly members' wages in comparative perspective -- Personal enrichment through legal means: expanding emoluments and privileges -- Personal enrichment through illegal means -- Preserving immunity through reelection.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Panama. Asamblea Legislativa.
Legislative bodies -- Panama -- History.
Legislators -- Panama -- History.
Political corruption -- Panama.
Representative government and representation -- Panama.
Panama -- Politics and government -- 1981-
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Helen Kellogg Institute for International Studies.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780268029838 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0268029830 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780268080679 (e-book)

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