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The three essays cover the economic, political and institutional aspects of the impact drug smuggling activities have had on the Colombian economy. In the first essay, I examine drug smuggling activities as factors of institutional change forcing Colombia to adopt an export-led growth model of...
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within the budget rationalities construct, and applies economic sociology theory to explain budgeting behavior in this …
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economics, to anthropology and political science. However, as The Bounds of Reason demonstrates, game theory alone cannot fully …
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economics, to anthropology and political science. However, as The Bounds of Reason demonstrates, game theory alone cannot fully …
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In the 1960s and 1970s, the social science associations (anthropology, sociology, economics, political science, and …
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-state enforcement strategies are rooted in preexisting institutions and cultural practices, and develop in response to specific kinds of …, and contributes to the literature on the role of the state in capitalist development, and cultural neo …
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This dissertation explores the role of efficiency of redistributive institutions (ERI)on redistribution. The first substantive essay proposes a theoretical model to explain thelack of strong empirical evidence in favor of a positive relationship between incomeinequality and redistribution. This...
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. Literature within the field of economics and sociology has argued for tradeoffs in outcomes of allocative efficiency and equity …
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This study is an attempt to test the hypothesis that outward orientation is favorable for income distribution in labor abundant country. The hypothesis is examined by using data from a cross-section of 34 developing countries. A positive relationship is found between outward orientation and...
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