Rowman & Littlefield Publishers / Brookings Institution Press
978-0-8157-0233-7 • Paperback • October 2001 • $11.99 • (£8.99)
978-0-8157-9880-4 • eBook • June 2004 • $10.99 • (£7.99)
Pietro S. Nivola is a vice president of the Brookings Institution, where he is the director of Governance Studies. Among his previous books are Tense Commandments: Federal Prescriptions and City Problems (Brookings, 2002) and Agenda for the Nation, coedited with Henry J. Aaron and James M. Lindsay (Brookings, 2003). Jon A. Shields is a graduate student in the Department of Government and Foreign Affairs at the University of Virginia.