While you’re here… help us stay here.

Are you enjoying open access to policy and research published by a broad range of organisations? Please donate today so that we can continue to provide this service.


Aila M. Matanock


Learning to share: Explaining the conditions under which states delegate governance

This US paper investigates why and when weak states delegate selected governance functions to others -- and why a stronger state, such as Australia, would agree to take on the job. A potential solution for weak or failing states is to enact a delegation agreement...