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B. S. University of Missouri-St. Louis, 1973
M.A. University of Missouri-St. Louis , 1975
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee , 1979
State Politics and Policy
POS 2112 -- State and Local Government
POS 4424 -- Legislative Process
PAD 6108 -- Public Administration Theory
POS 6476 -- Bureaucratic Politics in the U.S.
Selected Publications and Presentations
An Evolutionary Approach
China Renmin University Press 2010
Governance and the
Changing American States
"Bootstraps and Benevolence: A Comparative
Test of States’ Capacity to Effect Change in Welfare Outcomes."
Renée J. Johnson, David M. Hedge, and Marian Currinder. 2004. State and Local Government Review.
Presidential Popularity and Congressional Control of the Bureaucracy: The Clinton Administration and the Contract with America , with Renée J. Johnson and Jeff Gill, delivered at the 2004 meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association.
"The Plot that Failed: The Republican
Revolution and Congressional Control of the Bureaucracy."
with Renee J. Johnson, Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory (July, 2002).
"Dancing with the One Who Brought You: The
Allocation and Impact of Party Giving to State Legislators." with
David L. Schecter, Legislative Studies Quarterly (Fall, 2001).
"Political Institutions and the Art of Governing."American Review of Politics (Autumn, 2000).
"Accounting for the Quality of Black Legislative Life: the View from the States." with James Button and Mary Spear, American Journal of Political Science (February, 1996).
"Legislative Life in the 1990s: A Comparison of Black and White State Legislators." with James Button, Legislative Studies Quarterly (March, 1996).
"Regulating in Time and Space: The Case of Surface Mining Regulation." with Michael Scicchitano, Journal of Politics (February, 1994).
"The Principal-Agent Model and Regulatory Federalism."with Michael Scicchitano and Patricia Metz, Western Political Quarterly (December, 1991).
State and Local Government in a Changing Society, 2nd ed., with Richard D. Bingham (McGraw Hill, 1991).
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