Congress, the Courts, and Public Policy: Consequences of the One Man, One Vote Rule.

American Journal of Political Science, Vol. 32 No. 2, May 1988

Posted: 28 Aug 2007  

Mathew D. McCubbins

Department of Political Science and Law School, Duke University

Thomas Schwartz

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Political Science

Abstract

Examines the consequences of the one man, one vote rule in congress, the courts and public policy. Analysis of the court-ordered congressional redistricting in the United States House of Representatives based on the one man, one vote rule; Policy changes attributable to the one man, one vote rule.

Keywords: congress, courts, public policy, one man, one vote, redistricting

Suggested Citation

McCubbins, Mathew D. and Schwartz, Thomas, Congress, the Courts, and Public Policy: Consequences of the One Man, One Vote Rule.. American Journal of Political Science, Vol. 32 No. 2, May 1988. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1010008

Mathew D. McCubbins (Contact Author)

Department of Political Science and Law School, Duke University ( email )

210 Science Drive
Box 90362
Durham, NC 27708
United States

Thomas Schwartz

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Political Science

405 Hilgard Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1472
United States
310-825-1972 (Phone)

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