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|Title:||“Institutions and Inequality”|
|University:||University of Gothenburg. School of Business, Economics and Law|
|Institution:||Department of Economics|
|Publication type:||licentiate thesis|
|Abstract:||This paper investigates the hypothesis that the association between property rights institutions and economic performance is weaker in countries with high social divisions, as measured in terms of ethnic fractionalisation and income inequality. The results of the empirical estimations support this hypothesis and indicate that it could have some relevance for explaining identified regional variation in the institutional parameter. Moreover, they point to the importance of carefully evaluatin... more|
|Appears in Collections:||Licentiat Theses / Licentiatavhandlingar|
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