Comparative Political Studies published the article "The Global Diffusion of Regulatory Agencies: Channels of Transfer and Stages of Diffusion" in October 2011 (volume 44, number 10, pages 1344-1369)
The article is based on a inedit dataset. This is the accompanying digital page which provides the dataset and more comprehensive information about the collected data.
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When citing the dataset, please use the following:
Jordana, Jacint, Levi-Faur, David & Fernández-i-Marín, Xavier (2011): "The Global Diffusion of Regulatory Agencies: Channels of Transfer and Stages of Diffusion". Comparative Political Studies 44(10). Data and codebook available at http://globalreg-project.net/cps-2011.
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Supporting online material for the dataset on the creation of Regulatory Agencies (http://globalreg.eu/cps-2011)