Third Party Influences
Third parties may also be used to influence the actions of public officials. Legal opinions and academic studies of the likely effect of certain policies, or economic impact reports of those policies, can be powerful aids to legislative or policy advocates.
To read any of the studies, click on the link below:
Jonathan M. Gruber, PhD & Robert L. Carey, January 2010
Sage Policy Group, February 2011
Sage Policy Group, March 2013