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Un paseo por la literatura sobre capital social desde una perspectiva económica


  • Felis-Rota, Marta


This essay considers the literature on the topic of social capital in relation to the economic science, and opens new perspectives of research in this area. This essay starts with a walk through the history of economic thought that has influenced social capital literature. Afterwards, the reader will find a discussion on different perspectives of research that have been followed up to now and some others in relation with the microeconomic foundations of the concept of social capital, and its connexion with economic growth and finance.

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  • Felis-Rota, Marta, 2011. "Un paseo por la literatura sobre capital social desde una perspectiva económica," Revista de Historia Económica, Cambridge University Press, vol. 29(03), pages 461-475, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:cup:reveco:v:29:y:2011:i:03:p:461-475_00

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    1. Juan Antonio Rubio Mondéjar & Josean Garrués Irurzun, 2012. "Estructura corporativa e interlocking directorates en las mayores empresas españolas, 1917-1970," FEG Working Paper Series 01/12, Faculty of Economics and Business (University of Granada).

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