Anthony M. Bertelli

New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service

Professor of the Politics of Public Policy and Vice Dean

The Puck Building

295 Lafayette Street, Second Floor

New York, NY 10012

United States

Bocconi University - DONDENA - Carlo F. Dondena Centre for Research on Social Dynamics

Via Roentgen 1

Milan, 20136

Italy

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (31)

1.

Motivation Crowding and the Federal Civil Servant: Evidence from the U.S. Internal Revenue Service

International Public Management Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 16 Nov 2005
Anthony M. Bertelli
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
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motivation crowding, pay-for-performance, public management

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The Behavioral Impact of Drinking and Driving Laws

Policy Studies Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2008
Anthony M. Bertelli and Lilliard E. Richardson
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) - School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA)
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crime policy, deterrence theories, criminal propensity, drinking and driving

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The Role of Political Ideology in the Structural Design of New Governance Agencies

Public Administration Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Nov 2005
Anthony M. Bertelli
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
Downloads 241 (117,068)
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public management, arms-length governance

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Secretaries of Pork? A New Theory of Distributive Public Policy

Journal of Politics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 14 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2008
Anthony M. Bertelli and Christian R. Grose
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and University of Southern California
Downloads 236 (119,504)
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Pork-barrel politics, Ideal Point Estimation, Public Policy, Congress, Executive Politics, Presidency

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Legislative Debate, Policy Entrepreneurship, and the Political Economy of U.S. Think Tanks

British Journal of Political Science 39(2):225-242 (April 2009)
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 May 2007 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2013
Anthony M. Bertelli and Jeffrey B. Wenger
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and RAND Corporation
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interest groups, think tanks, congress, committee, debate, research-based information, policy advocacy

Performance Measurement as a Political Discipline Mechanism

USC CLEO Research Paper No. C10-5, USC Law Legal Studies Paper No. 10-5
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2013
Anthony M. Bertelli and Peter John
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Department of Political Economy, KCL
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Performance Measures, Distributive Politics, Bureaucratic Control, Public Administration and Management

Performance Measurement as a Political Discipline Mechanism

APSA 2010 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2010
Anthony M. Bertelli and Peter John
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Department of Political Economy, KCL
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Performance Distributive Politics

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The Lengthened Shadow of Another Institution? Ideal Point Estimates for the Executive Branch and Congress

American Journal of Political Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Anthony M. Bertelli and Christian R. Grose
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and University of Southern California
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ideal point estimates, president, cabinet, executive branch, administrative agency, congress, separation-of-powers, spatial model

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Governing the Quango: An Auditing and Cheating Model of Quasi-Governmental Public Authorities

Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 07 Nov 2005
Anthony M. Bertelli
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
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public management, arms-length governance

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Public Policy Investment: Risk and Return in British Politics

Forthcoming, British Journal of Political Science
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 01 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2012
Anthony M. Bertelli and Peter John
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Department of Political Economy, KCL
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policy attention, policy priorities, political risk, public opinion, asset pricing

Determinants of Bureaucratic Turnover Intention: Evidence from the Department of the Treasury

Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 Jul 2006
Anthony M. Bertelli
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
Downloads 150 (181,350)
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turnover intention, item response theory, bureaucratic behavior, job involvement, intrinsic motivation

Determinants of Bureaucratic Turnover Intention: Evidence from the Department of the Treasury

Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, Vol. 17, Issue 2, pp. 235-258, 2007
Posted: 17 Jul 2008
Anthony M. Bertelli
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service

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Credible Governance? Transparency, Political Control, the Personal Vote, and British Quangos

Political Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 16 May 2007
Anthony M. Bertelli
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
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independent agencies, credible commitments, agency, governance, british politics, political control

Structural Reform Litigation: Remedial Bargaining and Bureaucratic Drift

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Nov 2005
Anthony M. Bertelli and Sven E. Feldmann
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Melbourne Business School
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public law litigation, agency, bureaucratic drift, bargaining, enforcement

Structural Reform Litigation: Remedial Bargaining and Bureaucratic Drift

Journal of Theoretical Politics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Nov 2005
Anthony M. Bertelli and Sven E. Feldmann
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Melbourne Business School
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public law litigation, agency, bureaucratic drift, bargaining, enforcement

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Government Checking Government: How Performance Measures Expand Distributive Politics

CELS 2009 4th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 02 Aug 2009
Anthony M. Bertelli and Peter John
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Department of Political Economy, KCL
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Performance Measurement, Distributive Politics, Independent Agencies, British Politics

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Delegating to the Quango: Ex Ante and Ex Post Ministerial Constraints

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Nov 2005
Anthony M. Bertelli
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
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delegation, quasigovernment, special purpose body, agency

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Strategic Appointments

Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 18 Apr 2006
Anthony M. Bertelli and Sven E. Feldmann
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Melbourne Business School
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administrative appointments, ally principle, agency, bargaining

Strategic Appointments

Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, Vol. 17, Issue 1, pp. 19-38, 2007
Posted: 17 Jul 2008
Anthony M. Bertelli and Sven E. Feldmann
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Melbourne Business School

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Democratic Accountability and the Politics of Mass Administrative Reorganization

Forthcoming, British Journal of Political Science , NYU Wagner Research Paper No. 2714118
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 13 Jan 2016
Anthony M. Bertelli and John Sinclair
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
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Accountability, Termination, Agency, Reorganization, Termination, British Politics, Public Administration

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Measuring the Propensity to Drink and Drive

Evaluation Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Jan 2007
Anthony M. Bertelli and Lilliard E. Richardson
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) - School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA)
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Drinking and driving, measurement, law enforcement, traffic safety, public policy

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Measuring Agency Attributes with Attitudes Across Time: A Method and Examples Using Large-Scale Federal Surveys

Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, Forthcoming, USC CLEO Research Paper No. C13-12, USC Law Legal Studies Paper No. 13-13
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 16 May 2013 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2013
Anthony M. Bertelli, Dyana Mason, Jennifer Connolly and David Gastwirth
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, University of Southern California - Price School of Public Policy, University of Southern California - Price School of Public Policy and University of Southern California - Price School of Public Policy
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measurement, item response theory, administrative surveys, public administration

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Who are the Policy Workers and What Are They Doing? Citizen's Heuristics and Democratic Accountability in Complex Governance

Public Performance Management Review, Forthcoming, NYU Wagner Research Paper No. 2703639
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Dec 2015
Anthony M. Bertelli
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
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Accountability, Governance, Heuristics, Democracy, Collaboration, Managerialism, Participation, Deliberation

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Media Attention and the Demise of Agency Independence: Evidence from a Mass Administrative Reorganization in Britain

Public Administration, Forthcoming, NYU Wagner Research Paper No. 2607087
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 18 May 2015
Anthony M. Bertelli, John Sinclair and Haram Lee
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and University of Southern California - Price School of Public Policy
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administrative reorganization, media attention, agency termination

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Mass Administrative Reorganization, Media Attention, and the Paradox of Information

Public Administration Review, Forthcoming, NYU Wagner Research Paper No. 2607110
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 18 May 2015
Anthony M. Bertelli and John Sinclair
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
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administrative reorganization, agency termination, accountability, media attention

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Public Goods, Private Partnerships, and Political Institutions

Forthcoming, Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 Jun 2018
Anthony M. Bertelli
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
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public-private partnership, governance, infrastructure, development

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Ideological Extremism, Branding, and Electoral Design: Multimember versus Single-Member Districts

Public Choice, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 11 Jun 2008
Anthony M. Bertelli and Lilliard E. Richardson
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) - School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA)
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electoral systems, roll-call voting, ideology, extremism, quantile regression

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The Demand and Supply of Parliamentary Policy Advocacy: Evidence from UK Health Policy, 1997-2005

Government and Opposition, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 02 Dec 2008
Anthony M. Bertelli and Rachel Dolan
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Georgetown University - Public Policy Institute (GPPI)
Downloads 34 (417,908)
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health policy and politics, constituency service, personal vote, legislative politics

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Small Changes, Big Results: Legislative Voting Behavior in the Presence of New Voters

Electoral Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 12 Jan 2011
Anthony M. Bertelli and Jamie L. Carson
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and University of Georgia
Downloads 32 (426,038)

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Redistricting, Legislative Voting, Roll Call Voting

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Decentralizing Pork: Congressional Roll-Call Voting, Decentralized Administration, and Distributive Politics

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Jul 2017
Anthony M. Bertelli and Pamela Clouser McCann
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and University of Southern California
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Distributive Politics, Roll-Call Voting, Congress, Pork Barrel, Federalism, Delegation, Public Administration, Intergovernmental Relations, Grants, Grant-in-aid

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Bureaucratic Autonomy in the U.S. Separation of Powers: Evidence from Cabinet Departments

Public Organization Review, March 2016, Volume 16, Issue 1, pp 139–151
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 08 Aug 2017
Anthony M. Bertelli
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
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bureaucratic discretion, delegation, presidential appointments

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Understanding Delegation through Machine Learning: A Method and Application to the European Union

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 25 Jul 2018
Jason Anastasopoulos and Anthony M. Bertelli
Princeton University and New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
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Delegation, Text Analysis, Machine Learning, European Union, Gridlock

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Policy Influence, Agency-Specific Expertise, and Exit in the Federal Service

Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, Volume 23, Issue 2, 1 April 2013, Pages 223–245
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 Aug 2017
Anthony M. Bertelli and David E. Lewis
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Vanderbilt University - Department of Political Science
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bureaucratic politics, turnover intention, administrative agencies, separation of powers, public administration

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Relational Contracting and Network Management

Forthcoming, Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 08 Aug 2017
Anthony M. Bertelli and Craig R. Smith
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and University of Arizona
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Relational Contracting, Public Administration, Governance, Public-Private Partnership

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Perceiving Credible Commitments: How Independent Regulators Shape Elite Perceptions of Regulatory Quality

British Journal of Political Science. 39(3):517-537.
Posted: 04 Sep 2005 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2015
Anthony M. Bertelli and Andrew B. Whitford
New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and University of Georgia - Department of Public Administration and Policy

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Regulatory quality, regulatory independence, political economy