Download e-book for kindle: Against the Profit Motive (Yale Law Library Series in Legal by Parrillo Nicholas R.

By Parrillo Nicholas R.

ISBN-10: 0300176589

ISBN-13: 9780300176582

ISBN-10: 0300194757

ISBN-13: 9780300194753

In the USA at the present time, a public official’s lawful source of revenue includes a wage. yet until eventually a century in the past, the legislations usually licensed officers to earn cash on a profit-seeking foundation. Prosecutors received a expense for every defendant convicted. Tax creditors obtained a minimize of every evasion exposed. Naval officials took a present for every send sunk. The record is going on. This e-book is the 1st to record American government’s “for-profit” prior, to find how profit-seeking outlined officers’ courting to the citizenry, and to give an explanation for how lawmakers—by banishing the revenue purpose in desire of the salary—transformed that dating forever.

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