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La relación entre las instituciones y el desarrollo económico de las naciones
[The relationship between institutions and economic development]

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  • Bandeira, Pablo

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The new paradigm in the field of International Cooperation is that institutions are the fundamental cause of long-run economic development. However, the lack of both a clear consensus on which are the specific institutions that promote development, and a theory that integrates economic, political and cultural aspects that lie behind these institutions, is making highly confusing to put this paradigm into practice. This essay reviews the academic literature, laying down a conceptual framework and the available empirical evidence on specific institutions, in order to understand which are these pro-growth institutions, and the political nature of the problem that entails trying to put them into practice.

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  • Bandeira, Pablo, 2008. "La relación entre las instituciones y el desarrollo económico de las naciones
    [The relationship between institutions and economic development]
    ," MPRA Paper 13371, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  • Handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:13371
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    1. Bandeira, Pablo, 2009. "El desarrollo institucional en el contexto de la ineficacia de la ayuda: ¿qué podemos hacer?
      [Promoting institutional development in the context of actual aid ineffectiveness: what can we do?]
      ," MPRA Paper 13372, University Library of Munich, Germany.

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    Institutions; Economic Development;

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    • H10 - Public Economics - - Structure and Scope of Government - - - General
    • O43 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity - - - Institutions and Growth

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