State capture, income and institutional quality

Macha Kemperman, Robert Lensink*

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    Abstract

    This article argues that the impact of income on institutional quality depends on state capture, and that a rise in income contributes to institutional development only if the degree of state capture is low.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)423-426
    Number of pages4
    JournalApplied Economics Letters
    Volume15
    Issue number6
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2008

    Keywords

    • ECONOMIC-DEVELOPMENT

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