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Credible communication in dynastic government

  • Roger Lagunoff


    (Georgetown University)

This paper examines the mechanics of intertemporal information provision in dynastic governments.

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Volume (Year): 28 (2002)
Issue (Month): 4 ()
Pages: A0

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Handle: RePEc:ebl:ecbull:eb-02aa0006
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