President George W. Bush’s Influence over Bureaucracy and Policy

Extraordinary Times, Extraordinary Powers

  • Colin Provost
  • Paul Teske

Part of the The Evolving American Presidency Series book series (EAP)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Extraordinary Powers, Extraordinary Policies?

    1. Colin Provost, Paul Teske
      Pages 1-15
  3. An Overview of the Bush Bureaucracy

  4. Control and Constraints in Cabinet Agencies

  5. Regulation of Business in the MBA Presidency

  6. An Assessment of George W. Bush’s Policy Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 219-219
    2. Colin Provost
      Pages 221-232
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 233-272

About this book


This book investigates the methods used by the Bush Administration to control bureaucratic agencies, including executive orders, signing directives, political appointments, and others, as well as the effects those methods have had on agency outputs.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Colin Provost
    • 1
  • Paul Teske
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Public PolicyUniversity CollegeLondonUK
  2. 2.School of Public AffairsUniversity of Colorado DenverUSA

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