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1. Which group are given by Bakke and Wibbels as an example of a minority seeking more power due to redistributive concerns?

  • Punjabi Sikhs in the 1970s and 1980s
  • Scottish minority in UK in 2014
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2. Who says that federalism is more like a marble cake than a layer cake?

  • Grozdins
  • Brancati
  • Wilkinson
  • Gurr

3. Which two countries have the greatest levels of peace without foreign military intervention due to their establishment of consociational power sharing arrangements?

  • Belgium and Tanzania
  • Luxembourg and Niger
  • The Netherlands and Madagascar

4. Who finds that the race to the bottom in federal systems is not found in undercutting other states but rather in a failure to adjust for inflation unless other states do the same?

  • Hale
  • Volden
  • Bakke and Wibbels
  • Bermeo

5. Wibbels finds that federal economies in developing systems fair worse than their unitary counterparts, increasing the budget deficits by what percent of expenditure?

  • 1.5
  • 2.8
  • 6.2
  • 3.4

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