Politics at the Water's Edge: Crisis Bargaining and Electoral Competition

TitlePolitics at the Water's Edge: Crisis Bargaining and Electoral Competition
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2004
AuthorsRamsay KW
JournalJournal of Conflict Resolution
Volume48
Issue4
Pagination - 486
Date PublishedAugust 2004
ISBN Number0022-0027, 0022-0027
KeywordsAfrica, Bargaining, Conflict, Conflict Resolution, Alliances, Revolutions (D74), Egypt, Europe, Politic, Political Processes: Rent-seeking, Lobbying, Elections, Legislatures, and Voting Behavior (D72), U.K.
AbstractThe role of domestic politics is investigated, using a model to show how domestic opposition during a crisis can reveal to a rival state private information about the incumbent. In particular, the public nature of democratic competition results in the institutionally induced credibility of the message.
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