Set them (almost) free. Discretion in electoral campaigns under asymmetric information
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KeywordsElectoral campaigns; Ideological bias; Uncertainty;
- 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
NEP fieldsThis paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2016-12-18 (All new papers)
- NEP-CDM-2016-12-18 (Collective Decision-Making)
- NEP-MIC-2016-12-18 (Microeconomics)
- NEP-POL-2016-12-18 (Positive Political Economics)
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