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Do Public Funding Programs Enhance Electoral Competition?
The Marketplace of Democracy: Electoral Competition and American Politics (2006)
  • Kenneth R Mayer
  • Timothy Werner
  • Amanda Williams
Abstract

Finds that public election funding -- "clean elections" -- increases electoral competition in state legislative elections.

Keywords
  • campaign finance,
  • public funding,
  • elections,
  • electoral competition
Disciplines
Publication Date
2006
Editor
Michael McDonald, John Samples
Publisher
Brookings Institution Press
Citation Information
Kenneth R Mayer, Timothy Werner and Amanda Williams. "Do Public Funding Programs Enhance Electoral Competition?" Washington, DCThe Marketplace of Democracy: Electoral Competition and American Politics (2006)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/mayer/15/