Electoral Competition when Candidates are Better Informed than Voters
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Keywordselectoral competition; uncertainty; information; candidate quality;
- D72 - Microeconomics - - Analysis of Collective Decision-Making - - - Political Processes: Rent-seeking, Lobbying, Elections, Legislatures, and Voting Behavior
- D82 - Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty - - - Asymmetric and Private Information; Mechanism Design
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- NEP-ALL-2009-09-11 (All new papers)
- NEP-CDM-2009-09-11 (Collective Decision-Making)
- NEP-CTA-2009-09-11 (Contract Theory & Applications)
- NEP-MIC-2009-09-11 (Microeconomics)
- NEP-POL-2009-09-11 (Positive Political Economics)
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