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Democracy, technology, and growth

Philippe Aghion

Democracy, technology, and growth

by Philippe Aghion

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Democracy -- Economic aspects,
  • Economic development -- Econometric models

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPhilippe Aghion, Alberto Alesina, Francesco Trebbi.
    SeriesNBER working paper series -- no. 13180., Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 13180.
    ContributionsAlesina, Alberto., Trebbi, Francesco., National Bureau of Economic Research.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination22, [9] p. ;
    Number of Pages22
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17634369M
    OCLC/WorldCa155854254

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Democracy, Technology, and Growth Philippe Aghion, Alberto Alesina, Francesco Trebbi. NBER Working Paper No. Issued in June NBER Program(s):Political Economy, Economic Fluctuations and Growth We explore the question of how political Democracy and particularly democracy affect economic by: Democracy, Technology, and Growth Philippe Aghion, Alberto Alesina, and Francesco Trebbi Harvard University, Harvard University, and University of Chicago GSB First draft: December Revised: May Abstract We explore the Democracy of how political institutions and particularly democracy affect economic growth.

Downloadable. We explore the question of how political institutions and particularly democracy affect economic growth. Although empirical evidence of a positive effect of democracy on economic performance in the aggregate is weak, we provide evidence that democracy influences productivity growth in different sectors differently and that this differential effect may be one of the reasons of the.

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Economic freedom, however, is not a single. Democracy is (or should be) something that gives the weak the same chance as the strong. The vote and the voice represent the balancing of the weak with the strong.

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