|Cervellati, Matteo; Fortunato, Piergiuseppe; Sunde, Uwe (2007): Are all democracies equally good? The role of interactions between political environment and inequality for rule of law. IZA Discussion Papers / Forschungsinstitut für Zukunft und Arbeit, Bonn, 2984|
Using cross-country data, we find evidence for a significant negative interaction effect between democracy and inequality in determining the quality of growth-promoting institutions like rule of law. Democracy is associated with institutions of higher quality when inequality is lower.
|Item Type:||Paper (Discussion Paper)|
Economics > Chairs > Chair for Population Economics
|Subjects:||300 Social sciences > 330 Economics|
|Deposited On:||15. Apr 2014 08:55|
|Last Modified:||29. Apr 2016 09:17|