A Carrot and Stick Approach to Agenda-Setting

with A Glazer, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2015, DOI

The most recent version is here: DahmGlazerCarrotStick (June 2015).

Click here for longer summary.

This paper models a legislature in which the same agenda setter serves for two periods, showing how he can exploit a legislature (completely) in the first period by promising future benefits to legislators who support him. Continue reading