On the Dynamics of Interest Group Formation and Endogenous Policymaking
AbstractWe present a dynamic model of the interaction between interest groupsand policymakers, featuringendogenous interest group formation. We show that complicated dynamicpatterns in economicpolicies may arise once interest group formation is taken intoaccount.
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Interest groups; Aspiration level; Endogenous fluctuations;
Other versions of this item:
- Sadiraj, V. & Tuinstra, J. & van Winden, F., 2000. "On the dynamics of interest group formation and endogenous policymaking," CeNDEF Working Papers 00-01, Universiteit van Amsterdam, Center for Nonlinear Dynamics in Economics and Finance.
- D23 - Microeconomics - - Production and Organizations - - - Organizational Behavior; Transaction Costs; Property Rights
- D72 - Microeconomics - - Analysis of Collective Decision-Making - - - Political Processes: Rent-seeking, Lobbying, Elections, Legislatures, and Voting Behavior
- D78 - Microeconomics - - Analysis of Collective Decision-Making - - - Positive Analysis of Policy Formulation and Implementation
- E32 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles - - - Business Fluctuations; Cycles
- H30 - Public Economics - - Fiscal Policies and Behavior of Economic Agents - - - General
This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2000-06-29 (All new papers)
- NEP-CDM-2000-06-29 (Collective Decision-Making)
- NEP-EVO-2000-06-29 (Evolutionary Economics)
- NEP-PUB-2000-06-29 (Public Finance)
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