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Do the Right Thing: Incentives for Policy Selection in Presidential and Parliamentary Systems

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  • Michela Cella
  • Giovanna Iannantuoni
  • Elena Manzoni

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  • Michela Cella & Giovanna Iannantuoni & Elena Manzoni, 2017. "Do the Right Thing: Incentives for Policy Selection in Presidential and Parliamentary Systems," Economica, London School of Economics and Political Science, vol. 84(335), pages 430-453, July.
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