FACTORS AFFECTING THE FORMATION OF INTEREST GROUPS. Aileen G. Sampson Clemson University Clemson, SC. Introduction. Clemson, SC example In 2000, Wal-mart proposed Supercenter construction in Clemson on Issaqueena Trail. Citizens for Responsible Growth in Clemson opposed Wal-mart.
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Interest Group Theory of Government
Political operatives are self-interested economic agents whose behavior can be explained using general economic principles.
There is no support found for the voting theory(ies).
Community “Needs” Measures
There is no support found for the community “needs” theory(ies).