The rise of the public authority : statebuilding and economic development in Twentieth-Century America / Gail Radford.

Author
Radford, Gail [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, [2013]
Description
ix, 218 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm

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Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
The campaign for a federal fleet corporation -- The creation of the federal land banks -- Municipalities struggle to meet new needs -- The truncated career of autonomous federal agencies -- The federal government promotes public authorities -- Public authorities since the Second World War -- Epilogue: The future of public authorities -- Appendix: Federal corporate agencies.
ISBN
  • 9780226037691 (cloth : alkaline paper)
  • 022603769X (cloth : alkaline paper)
  • 9780226037721 (paperback : alkaline paper)
  • 022603772X (paperback : alkaline paper)
LCCN
2012047522
OCLC
809911062
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