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Economic freedom, culture, and growth

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  • Claudia Williamson & Rachel Mathers, 2011. "Economic freedom, culture, and growth," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 148(3), pages 313-335, September.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:pubcho:v:148:y:2011:i:3:p:313-335
    DOI: 10.1007/s11127-010-9656-z
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    Keywords

    Culture; Informal institutions; Economic freedom; Economic growth; O43; P50; Z1;

    JEL classification:

    • O43 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity - - - Institutions and Growth
    • P50 - Economic Systems - - Comparative Economic Systems - - - General
    • Z1 - Other Special Topics - - Cultural Economics

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