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Unformatted text preview: Entrepreneurial Politics i. In the 1960s and 1970s, many environmental and consumer protection laws were passed ii. Not all regulations of business are helpful for the public nor are the costs on the businesses that great II. Perceptions, Beliefs, Interests, and Values A. Introduction i. Perception is the key to the enthusiasm of advocates of a policy ii. The here-and-now argument is when views about the present and near future are far more important than the distance future B. Deregulation i. Airlines have become deregulated and prices have dropped ii. Regulations can hurt consumers by keeping prices too high iii. Process regulation- rules governing commercial activities designed to improve consumer, worker, or environmental conditions...
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This note was uploaded on 09/17/2008 for the course PS 100 taught by Professor Schrad during the Fall '08 term at University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign.
- Fall '08