Political Entrepreneurship and Institutional Change: an Evolutionary Approach
AbstractThe paper is a contribution to the theory of institutional change. Using a process-based, evolutionary framework, a comparative analysis of economic and political entrepreneurship is provided and implications are derived for the role of political entrepreneurship, and the element of agency in general, for the evolution of formal institutions and institutional innovation.
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Institutional change; entrepreneurship; market process theory; evolutionary approach;
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- D70 - Microeconomics - - Analysis of Collective Decision-Making - - - General
- B52 - Schools of Economic Thought and Methodology - - Current Heterodox Approaches - - - Institutional; Evolutionary
- P48 - Economic Systems - - Other Economic Systems - - - Political Economy; Legal Institutions; Property Rights; Natural Resources; Energy; Environment; Regional Studies
This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2008-04-21 (All new papers)
- NEP-CBE-2008-04-21 (Cognitive & Behavioural Economics)
- NEP-ENT-2008-04-21 (Entrepreneurship)
- NEP-EVO-2008-04-21 (Evolutionary Economics)
- NEP-PKE-2008-04-21 (Post Keynesian Economics)
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