Mutual interdependence is a characteristic of an oligopoly. An oligopoly is a form of market. In oligopolies, the number of oligopolists, the sellers or producers, is limited. The word "oligopoly" comes from medieval Lat... More »

An example of one of Gallup's best-known public opinion questions is presidential approval. The question is worded as follows: "Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling his job as president?" The ... More » Government & Politics Politics

A town hall meeting is held to present information to residents of the town and hear their concerns and opinions. The focus of these meetings include topics of local concern, such as capital projects, programs, services,... More »

Major issues in the 2014 Florida gubernatorial race between incumbent Rick Scott and former governor Charlie Crist included the economy, Scott's former position with a company fined for Medicare fraud, Crist's change of ... More » Government & Politics Politics

An individualistic political culture is one where individual liberties and the right to pursue personal happiness are the dominant concerns and primary political virtues. Philosophically, these values are perhaps best re... More »

The easiest way to contact the Ministere du Revenu in Quebec is through its website's Contact Us page. Upon arriving at the page, users are prompted to indicate if they are seeking information relevant to one of the foll... More » Government & Politics Politics

As of January 2015, Hillary Diane Clinton is 67 years old. She was born in Chicago, Illinois, on Oct. 26, 1947. Clinton served as the secretary of state to President Barack Obama from 2009 to 2013, and she was also the d... More » Government & Politics Politics