Rational ignorance is not bliss: When do lazy voters learn from decentralised policy experiments?
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- Schnellenbach Jan, 2008. "Rational Ignorance is not Bliss: When do Lazy Voters Learn from Decentralised Policy Experiments?," Journal of Economics and Statistics (Jahrbuecher fuer Nationaloekonomie und Statistik), De Gruyter, vol. 228(4), pages 372-393, August.
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KeywordsPolicy decentralisation; fiscal competition; model uncertainty; collective learning.;
- H73 - Public Economics - - State and Local Government; Intergovernmental Relations - - - Interjurisdictional Differentials and Their Effects
- O31 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Innovation; Research and Development; Technological Change; Intellectual Property Rights - - - Innovation and Invention: Processes and Incentives
- D83 - Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty - - - Search; Learning; Information and Knowledge; Communication; Belief; Unawareness
NEP fieldsThis paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2007-06-18 (All new papers)
- NEP-CBE-2007-06-18 (Cognitive & Behavioural Economics)
- NEP-CDM-2007-06-18 (Collective Decision-Making)
- NEP-KNM-2007-06-18 (Knowledge Management & Knowledge Economy)
- NEP-PBE-2007-06-18 (Public Economics)
- NEP-POL-2007-06-18 (Positive Political Economics)
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