Fishing Rights and Colonial Government: Institutional Development in the Bengal Presidency
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Keywordsfishing rights; state formation; relational contracts; colonialism; credible commitments;
- N55 - Economic History - - Agriculture, Natural Resources, Environment and Extractive Industries - - - Asia including Middle East
- O13 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Agriculture; Natural Resources; Environment; Other Primary Products
- P48 - Economic Systems - - Other Economic Systems - - - Political Economy; Legal Institutions; Property Rights; Natural Resources; Energy; Environment; Regional Studies
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- NEP-CTA-2019-01-28 (Contract Theory & Applications)
- NEP-HIS-2019-01-28 (Business, Economic & Financial History)
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