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Comparative Political Finance Among the Democracies

1st Edition

Edited by Herbert E. Alexander


228 pages

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This book is an in-depth exploration of political finances in and among mature and developing democracies of the world of politics in most continents: Japan and South Korea in Asia; Brazil in South America; Mexico and the United States in North America; and Italy, Germany, and Spain in Europe.

Table of Contents

Preface and Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- British Party Funding, 1983-1988 -- Developments in Australian Election Finance -- American Presidential Elections, 1976-1992 -- U.S. State-Level Campaign Finance Reform -- The Cost of Election Campaigns in Brazil -- Regulation of Political Finance in France -- Problems in Spanish Party Financing -- Regulation of Party Finance in Sweden -- Dutch Political Parties: Money and the Message -- Political Finance in West Germany -- Citizens’ Cash in Canada and the United States -- The Reform Efforts in India -- Financing Political Parties in South Korea: 1988-1991 -- Political Finance and Scandal in Japan

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