Passing the Affordable Care Act: Transaction Costs, Legerdemain, Acquisition of Control
Government officials in favor of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 used a variety of methods to ensure its passage and entrenchment. The power of these strategies and tactics can be seen most clearly by viewing them through the analytical lens of political transaction-cost manipulation theory.
Twight, Charlotte. (2017). "Passing the Affordable Care Act: Transaction Costs, Legerdemain, Acquisition of Control". The Independent Review, 22(2), .