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An Economic Theory of Institutional Change: Induced and Imposed Change


  • Justin Yifu Lin


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  • Justin Yifu Lin, 1989. "An Economic Theory of Institutional Change: Induced and Imposed Change," Cato Journal, Cato Journal, Cato Institute, vol. 9(1), pages 1-33, Spring/Su.
  • Handle: RePEc:cto:journl:v:9:y:1989:i:1:p:1-33

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