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Governing for the Future

Designing Democratic Institutions for a Better Tomorrow

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Governing for the Future by unknown
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This book is about governing well for the future. It investigates the nature of, and the conditions for, prudent long-term democratic governance in a dynamic, complex, and uncertain world, the reasons why such governance is politically challenging, and how such challenges can best be tackled. In particular, it addresses the problem of ‘short-termism’ – or a ‘presentist bias’ – in policy-making; that is, the risk of governments placing undue weight on near-term considerations at the expense of a society’s overall long-term welfare. As such, the book traverses both normative and empirical issues. The approach is primarily qualitative rather than quantitative.
Emerald Group Publishing Limited; November 2016
576 pages; ISBN 9781786350558
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Title: Governing for the Future
Author: unknown