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Congressional voting behavior an econometric approach by Yu-Kuang Joseph Lee

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  • United States. -- Congress -- Voting -- Mathematical models.,
  • Campaign funds -- United States.,
  • Political action committees -- United States.,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1981-1989.,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1989-1993.

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Statementby Yu-Kuang Joseph Lee.
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 88 leaves, bound :
Number of Pages88
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14708823M

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