Interstate Cooperation: Compacts and Administrative Agreements


Zimmerman places in perspective the important roles played by interstate compacts and interstate administrative agreements in the governance systems of the United States. Compacts are identified and classified by type. Particular emphasis is placed on federal government promotion of compacts including the U.S. Congress enactment of federal-state compacts, in which the federal government joins member states as partners to achieve stated goals.

Additional information

Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Westport, CT
Publication year:
  • 2002