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Carles Boix
2015
Carles Boix April, 2015 in The Politics of Advanced Capitalism, eds. Pablo Beramendi, Silja Hausermann, Herbert Kitschelt, Hanspeter Kriesi (New York, Cambridge University Press, 2015) Development Macroeconomics Domestic Politics Economics and Finance ...
Brandice Canes-Wrone
2014
We consider two classes of explanations for the rise in policy-related economic uncertainty in the United States since 1960. The first stresses growth in government spending, taxes, and regulation. A second stresses increased political polarization and ...
Grigore Pop-Eleches
2012
This article lays out a methodology for studying the nature of communist legacies and their impact on current political behavior and attitudes. It identifies four possible linkages between the communist past and the present: early socialization, socio ...
Atif Mian
2012
Debtors bear the brunt of a decline in asset prices associated with financial crises and policies aimed at partial debt relief may be warranted to boost growth in the midst of crises. Drawing on the US experience during the Great Recession of 2008-09 and ...