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The New Institutional Economics Approach to Economic Development: A Discussion of Social, Political, Legal, and Economic Institutions

  • Omar Azfar

    (John Jay College of Criminal Justice, and at Graduate Centre, City University of New York, New York, USA.)

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Article provided by Pakistan Institute of Development Economics in its journal The Pakistan Development Review.

Volume (Year): 45 (2006)
Issue (Month): 4 ()
Pages: 965-980

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Handle: RePEc:pid:journl:v:45:y:2006:i:4:p:965-980
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  2. Avner Greif, 1997. "Self-enforcing Political System and Economic Growth: Late Medieval Genoa," Working Papers 97037, Stanford University, Department of Economics.
  3. Young Lee & Omar Azfar, 2007. "Corruption and trade regulations: an instrumental variable approach," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 15(3), pages 231-234.
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  5. Omar Azfar & William Nelson, 2007. "Transparency, wages, and the separation of powers: An experimental analysis of corruption," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 130(3), pages 471-493, March.
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  8. Anand Swamy & Stephen Knack & Young Lee & Omar Azfar, 2000. "Gender and Corruption," Center for Development Economics 158, Department of Economics, Williams College.
  9. Omar Azfar & Martin Mcguire, 2002. "The Natural Economic Advantage of Dictatorship over Democracy: A “Gresham's Law” of Governance," International Tax and Public Finance, Springer, vol. 9(4), pages 451-463, August.
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