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Cincuenta Años de Ciclo Político-Económico en Chile

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  • Paola Assael
  • Felipe Larraín

    (Instituto de Economía)

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    In democracies, governments need to be elected, and this provides a powerful incentive for incumbents to use economic instruments around elections in order to influence the electorate. Political business cycle (PBC) theory predicts that governments will u

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    Article provided by Instituto de Economía. Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. in its journal Cuadernos de Economía.

    Volume (Year): 32 (1995)
    Issue (Month): 96 ()
    Pages: 129-150

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    Handle: RePEc:ioe:cuadec:v:32:y:1995:i:96:p:129-150

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