Easterly, William (2008): Institutions: top down or bottom up? Published in: American Economic Review , Vol. 2, No. 98 (May 2008): pp. 95-99.
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A large research program in economics has established a persuasive link between institutions and economic development. But what does this imply for development policymaking? Can a political leader or aid agency seeking to promote development readily change institutions? This article starts off wildly general, and then moves to specifics.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Institutions: top down or bottom up?|
|Keywords:||institutions; economic development|
|Subjects:||O - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth > O1 - Economic Development|
|Depositing User:||William Easterly|
|Date Deposited:||30. May 2012 18:31|
|Last Modified:||11. Feb 2013 20:08|
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