Say It Ain't So, Moe: Institutional Design, Policy Effectiveness, and Drug Policy

Meier, Kenneth J.; Smith, Kevin B.
September 1994
Journal of Public Administration Research & Theory;Sep94, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p429
Academic Journal
Examines the institutional design of the federal drug law enforcement agencies and how the built-in characteristics of the federal bureaucracy have influenced drug law enforcement. Authors' assertion that drug law enforcement is a failure; Reasons for the failure; Limitations that institutional design places on public policy.


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