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Article by Aron Buzogany

Policy-Making und Legitimation in Autokratien: Das Beispiel der Innovationspolitik

TD: volume 13, issue 2016, 2, page 257–280


Es folgt die Zusammenfassung in englischer Sprache following the article short description

In addition to repression and co-optation, authoritarian regimes use redistributive and legitimizing strategies in order to secure heir survival. In this article we conceptualize and discuss different opportunities of legitimation through policy-making that can be sed in autocracies. We exemplify this concept by outlining autocractic legitimation strategies in innovation policy. Legitimation through policy-making is a double-edged sword, as it includes both potentials and risks for legitimation.