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Appeared in: Volume 11, Number 2
Published on: October 10, 2015
If It's Broke...
The Transparency Paradox

Contrary to the naive sirens of maximum democracy, greater transparency is as much a problem for good governance as it is a solution.

Bruce E. Cain is the Charles Louis Ducommun Professor in Humanities and Sciences and the Spence and Cleone Eccles Family Director of the Bill Lane Center for the American West at Stanford University. 

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