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Policy gold or wooden spoon? Is there a case for putting government targets into law?

Norris, Emma (2012) Policy gold or wooden spoon? Is there a case for putting government targets into law? British Politics and Policy at LSE (06 Sep 2012). Website.

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Abstract

Emma Norris argues that although legislated policy targets have their many advantages, of which a focus on longer-term objectives is one, they can also devalue the legislative process by by placing too few penalties on non-compliance. Here Emma highlights ways in which they might be more effective.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy/
Additional Information: © 2012 The Author; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Sets: Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Date Deposited: 13 Feb 2013 10:36
Last Modified: 13 Jan 2020 00:22
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/48598

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