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Patience Capital, Occupational Choice, and the Spirit of Capitalism

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  • Matthias Doepke

    (UCLA and CEPR)

  • Fabizio Zilibotti

    (IIES Stockholm and CEPR)

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Paper provided by UCLA Department of Economics in its series UCLA Economics Working Papers with number 848.

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  2. Oded Galor & Stelios Michalopoulos, 2009. "The Evolution of Entrepreneurial Spirit and the Process of Development," Carlo Alberto Notebooks 111, Collegio Carlo Alberto.
  3. Bauer, Michal & Chytilová, Julie, 2009. "The Impact of Education on the Subjective Discount Rate in Ugandan Villages," IZA Discussion Papers 4057, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).

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