Brown University
Public Policy

When does democracy fail? When voters don't get what they asked for.

December 15, 2016

Mark Blyth in The Washington Post, "Unsurprisingly, people are beginning to realize that they are no longer getting what they vote for. Instead, they are being asked to pay more and more for what they already receive through taxes, taken from stagnant or declining incomes, which also must service their debts."

When does democracy fail? When voters don't get what they asked for. (written by Mark Blyth) – The Washington Post