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Up or Down! House Management and Public Finance Theory from America’s Era of Hastert

Todd J. Barry


Melissa K. Aho

Todd J. Barry 1

Melissa K. Aho 2

  1. Independent Researcher, Branford, CT, USA. 1

  2. Ph.D. Student, University of Southern Mississippi, Long Beach, MS, USA. 2

Pages: 44-57

DOI: 10.18488/journal.74.2020.71.44.57

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Article History:

Received: 30 April, 2020
Revised: 05 June, 2020
Accepted: 07 July, 2020
Published: 20 July, 2020


This primarily conceptual article hypothesizes that the deep divisions in United States politics can in part be traced to the “Hastert Rule,” a management practice since the 1990s which limits lawmakers individual respect, legitimacy, and power. The article first philosophically analyzes the noticeable change in discourse since the “Hastert Rule,” from “compromise” to “common ground.” Next the article offers a regression showing the Hastert Rule’s impact on volume of bills passed, and on public opinion, then arguing via Public Finance/Choice Economics that this management practice has led to changes in American society. A strong case regression is run concerning immigration. The results show that the Hastert Rule has hardened party lines and the public is voting for candidates according issues they suspect are not favored by the opposite party, here termed “median-division” theory. The article concludes with policy suggestions to give individual lawmakers and voters more power over legislative management- up or down!
Contribution/ Originality
This study contributes to the existing literature in that it is the first known article to regress political and societal divisiveness by the Hastert Rule which is used by the U.S. House of Representatives. Also, it proposes an original concept related to median-voter theory, highlighting the importance of voter turnout.


Hastert rule, Median voter theory, Division, Compromise, Common ground, Era of good feelings.


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( 259 ) Determinants of Profitability and its Implications on Corporate Values (Studies at Ceramic, Porcelain and Glass Sub Sector Listed in Indonesia Stock Exchange, 2009 - 2018)
( 260 ) Developing a Conceptual Model for Antecedents of Resistance to Change towards Sustainable Construction Practices
( 261 ) Towards a Proposal of a Local Authority Model Based on the Systemic Approach
( 263 ) Interest Rate Ceilings and Financial Exclusion in Kenya: Evidence from Commercial Banks’ Sectoral Credit Distribution
( 264 ) Export- Led Growth Hypothesis for Ghana: A TVAR & TVECM Analysis
( 265 ) Factors Affecting the Capital Structure of the Textile Industry in Bangladesh: An Inferential Study
( 266 ) Corporate Social Responsibility Disclosure in Indonesia: A Bibliographic Study
( 267 ) Deficit Financing Asymmetry and Nigerias Economic Growth: A Nonlinear Autoregressive Distributed Lag Approach
( 268 ) The Dimensions of the Quality Perceived by Users in a Clinical Analysis Laboratory of A University Hospital
( 270 ) A Process Model for Conformance of Health Information Systems: Towards National Interoperability
( 271 ) Likely Effect of Gender and Education on Information Adoption and Utilization among Sugarcane Farmers in the Nyanza Region, Kenya
( 272 ) Change Management and Firm Performance of Selected Deposit Money Banks in Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria
( 274 ) Factors Influencing Audit Expense and Quality in an Emerging Economy: A Study on Bangladesh
( 276 ) Factors Influencing Farmers’ Adoption of Soil Conservation Development
( 277 ) The Contingent Fit between Management Control System and Capabilities on Sustainability Performance
( 278 ) International Financial Reporting Standards Adoption and Earnings Management: The Fundamental Effect Framework
( 279 ) Influence of Corporate Characteristics on Firm Leverage: Evidence from Bangladesh
( 280 ) The Impact of Merger and Acquisition on the Financial Performance of the Nasdaq Listed Small Size Technology Companies
( 281 ) Factors Affecting Profitability of General Insurance Companies in Indonesia
( 283 ) Panel Data Estimators in the Presence of Serial and Spatial Correlation with Panel Heteroscedasticity: A Simulation Study
( 284 ) An Empirical Investigation of the Impact of FDI, Export and Gross Domestic Savings on the Economic Growth in Bangladesh
( 285 ) Exploring the Linkages between Remittances, Economic Growth and Poverty: Empirical Evidence from Pakistan
( 286 ) Human Capital Development and Economic Growth in Nigeria: An Autoregressive Distributed Lag (ARDL) Approach
( 287 ) Exchange Rate Fluctuations and the Performance of Nairobi Securities Exchange Market in Kenya During the Coronavirus Pandemic
( 288 ) A Qualitative Analysis of the Impediments to Business Innovation and Information Management in Nigeria: A Policy Stance
( 289 ) Analysis of Demographic Factors on Perceptions of Inventory Managers towards Healthcare Performance
( 290 ) Contribution of Domestic Direct Investment and Direct Foreign Investment to Economic Growth in Indonesia Era Joko Widodo
( 291 ) The Euribor and EONIA Reform: Achieving Regulatory Compliance while Protecting Financial Stability
( 292 ) The Financial Decentralization Policy for Local Development in Cameroon: An Econometric Analysis
( 293 ) The Reasons Behind the Shift of Patients from Public to Private Hospitals: Evidence from Public Hospitals in Cumilla City Corporation
( 294 ) Innovation Efforts in the Face of Institutional Obstacles in Latin America
( 295 ) Assessment of Mental Health of Undergraduate Students Based on Age: A Bayesian Ordinal Quantile Regression Approach
( 296 ) Research on the Construction and Application of Chinese Enterprises Overseas Port Investment Confidence Index Based on D-S Evidence Theory
( 297 ) Assessing Access to Comprehensive HIV Treatment Services for Men Who Have Sex with Men and Female Sex Workers in the Bamenda Health District
( 298 ) The Promise and Reality of Public Sector Reform – A Case Study of the Implementation of Trinidad and Tobagos Health Sector Reform
( 299 ) Sustainability Performance and Sustainable Development Goals
( 300 ) Impacts of Domestic Savings and Domestic Investment on Economic Growth: An Empirical Study for Pakistan
( 301 ) A Study on Financial Performance of Transport & Warehouses Firms Listed on the Hanoi Stock Exchange
( 302 ) The Effects of The Covid-19 Pandemic on Exploitative and Explorative Strategies of Pharmaceutical Industries in Brazil
( 303 ) IT Governance as Drivers of Dynamic Capabilities to Gain Corporate Performance Under the Effects of Environmental Dynamism
( 304 ) Fertility, Education, Labor Force Outcomes, and Cultural Acculturation of Immigrants
( 305 ) Financial Development and Economic Growth in Nigeria: New Evidence from a Threshold Autoregressive and Asymmetric Analysis
( 307 ) Factors Influencing Profitability of Commercial Banks in Tanzania: A Case Study of CRDB Bank Plc
( 308 ) Income Shocks and Child Mortality Rates: Evidence from Fluctuations in Oil Prices
( 309 ) Nexus among Foreign Exchange Reserve, Remittance and Trade Openness: An Empirical Investigation in the Case of Bangladeshi Economy
( 310 ) Testing the Validity of Arbitrage Pricing Theory: A Study on Dhaka Stock Exchange Bangladesh
( 311 ) Employee Creative Behaviour: A Predictive Study of Perceived Relational Injustice and Workplace Ostracism among Public Sector Workers
( 312 ) Is Foreign Direct Investment the Way Forward for Manufacturing Sector Renaissance in Nigeria?
( 313 ) Analysis of Synergies in Indian Corporate M&A Deals: A Logit Regression Approach
( 314 ) The Impact of Fundamental Factors on the Share Price of Micro-Sized Nasdaq Listed Technology Companies
( 315 ) World Governance Indicators and Fraud: Evidence from One Belt One Road Countries
( 316 ) Fear of Covid-19 and Intentions towards Adopting E-Health Services: Exploring the Technology Acceptance Model in the Scenario of Pandemic
( 317 ) Economic and Noneconomic Forces on Remittance Receiving: A Panel Analysis of Top Remittance Sending Countries towards Bangladesh
( 318 ) CSR Themes Quality, Good Corporate Governance, and Earnings Management: Evidence from Indonesia
( 319 ) Income Smoothing, Earnings Management and the Credibility of Accounting Information
( 321 ) The Influence of Organizational Culture, Communication and Work Satisfaction on Organizational Commitments: A Case Study of Lecturers at Yayasan Pendidikan Borobudur
( 322 ) Relational Capabilities under Moderating and Mediating Effects to Understand their Impacts on Firm Financial Performance
( 323 ) Analysis of Factors Affecting Capital Structure and the Impact on LQ-45 Share Price in 2015-2018
( 324 ) Effects of Green Human Resource Management on Employee Green Behavior: Moderating Role of Employee Environmental Knowledge
( 325 ) Inflationary Rate in Nigeria: Impact of Foreign Capital Inflows
( 326 ) Facing the Challenges of Covid-19 in the Egyptian Banking Sector: The Role of Bricoleurs in Achieving Organizational Innovations via Learning through Improvisation
( 327 ) Modeling and Estimation of Cumulative Abnormal Return using VECM
( 328 ) Human Research Management: Effect of Covid-19 On Workers in the UK Who Have Previously Lost One or Both Arms
( 330 ) The Nexus between Financial Crisis and Household Consumption: Evidence from Emerging Countries
( 333 ) A Brief Survey of the House Allocation Problems
( 336 ) Domestic Remittances and Household Food Diversity in Rural Ghana
( 338 ) Earnings Management and Stock Market Returns
( 342 ) Moderating Effects of Project Management Experience, Project Team Size, Project Duration and Project Value Size on the Relationship between Project Manager’s Leadership Roles and Project Team Effectiveness in Malaysia
( 344 ) Determinants of Share Price Movement in Nigeria -The Management Perspective
( 346 ) A Negative Rational Pigs Game and its Applications to Website Management
( 348 ) Africa's Human Capital Development: Is Public Finance Management an Effective Strategy?
( 349 ) Activity Cost Management and its Effect on Enterprise Productivity
( 350 ) Determinant Analysis of Productivity on Rice Management in Indonesia
( 351 ) Management of The CFA Franc: What are the Fundamentals of the Real Exchange Rate in West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU)?
( 355 ) Risk Management and Shareholders’ Wealth Maximization
( 358 ) Internal Audit Quality and Disclosure on Risk Management and Internal Control
( 366 ) Kuala Lumpur Urban Biodiversity: Birds Community in Urban Public Parks
( 370 ) Republic of Zimbabwe National Water Policy: A Desk Review of the Gaps between the Policy and Its Implementation
( 372 ) Managing Public Perception towards Local Government Administration
( 373 ) The Effect of Public Debt on Domestic Product and Unemployment (An Empirical Study on the Palestinian Economy)
( 374 ) Panel Data Analysis of the Impact of Economic Freedom as Well as Economic Conditions, The Quality of Life, and Public Education Spending on U.S. Undocumented Immigrant Settlement Patterns