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A review of the political economy of governance: from property rights to voice 0 0 2 530 0 1 7 1,112
Assessing Political Commitment to Fighting Corruption 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 29
Beyond legal origin and checks and balances: political credibility, citizen information, and financial sector development 0 2 2 106 0 3 3 419
Boondoogles and expropriation: rent-sseking and policy distortion when property rights are insecure 0 0 0 212 0 0 0 779
Checks and balances, private information, and the credibility of monetary commitments 0 0 0 106 1 1 2 969
Collective action, political parties and pro-development public policy 0 0 1 125 3 3 13 420
Contract Intensive Money 0 0 7 285 2 7 39 1,401
Curbing Grand Corruption in the Contracting Out of Public Services: Lessons from a Pilot Study of the School Meals Program in Colombia 0 0 0 8 0 0 2 18
Democracy, Democratic Consolidation and Military Spending 0 0 1 4 0 1 2 41
Democracy, credibility and clientelism 0 0 0 447 0 1 11 1,190
Democracy, public expenditures, and the poor 0 0 0 265 0 0 1 643
Democratization and clientelism: why are young democracies badly governed? 0 1 7 266 1 6 19 547
Do informed citizens receive more...or pay more ? the impact of radio on the government distribution of public health benefits 0 0 0 75 0 0 3 185
Does inequality harm growth only in democracies? A replication and extension 0 0 1 58 1 1 4 223
Earthquake propensity and the politics of mortality prevention 0 0 0 57 0 0 3 173
Elections, special interests, and the fiscal costs of financial crisis 0 1 1 93 0 2 3 252
Employee Trust and Performance Constraints in Public Sector Organizations 1 1 8 8 2 3 8 8
Encouraging Service Delivery to the Poor: Does Money Talk When Health Workers Are Pro-Poor ? 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 71
How Capital Projects are Allocated in Papua New Guinean Villages: The Influence of Local Collective Action, Local-level Institutions, and Electoral Politics 0 0 0 11 0 0 0 29
Incumbent Advantage, Voter Information and Vote Buying 1 1 3 15 3 5 22 146
Institutions and Economic Performance: Cross-Country Tests Using Alternative Institutional Indicators 1 3 10 739 2 6 26 1,674
Insurgency and credible commitment in autocracies and democracies 0 0 0 93 0 1 1 260
Intrinsic motivation, effort and the call to public service 0 0 1 74 0 1 6 214
It's not all fun and games: Feedback, task motivation, and effort 0 0 1 82 0 1 5 106
Love the Job... or the Patient?: Task vs. Mission-Based Motivations in Health Care 0 0 0 39 0 0 2 55
Love the job... or the patient ? task vs. mission-based motivations in health care 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 56
Love the job... or the patient? Task vs. mission-based motiviations in healthcare 0 0 0 27 0 1 2 80
Making Policies Matter: Voter Responses to Campaign Promises 1 1 2 42 1 2 12 142
Mass media and public services: the effects of radio access on public education in Benin 0 0 0 85 0 1 2 306
Mellowing with tenure? Socialization increases prosocial behavior in public organizations 1 1 1 23 1 1 1 64
New tools and new tests in comparative political economy - the database of political institutions 1 3 11 699 3 7 33 2,194
Organizing for prosperity: collective action, political parties and the political economy of development 0 2 3 80 2 8 14 144
Party Age and Party Color: New Results on the Political Economy of Redistribution and Inequality 0 0 0 15 0 1 2 74
Party age and party color: new results on the political economy of redistribution and inequality 0 0 0 95 0 1 2 214
Polarization, politics, and property rights: links between inequality and growth 1 2 6 673 4 11 43 2,058
Policy Misperceptions, Information, and the Demand for Redistributive Tax Reform: Experimental Evidence from Latin American Countries 0 0 6 6 0 4 11 11
Political Parties, Clientelism, and Bureaucratic Reform 0 0 0 7 0 0 2 50
Political budget cycles and the organization of political parties 0 0 0 47 0 1 3 93
Politics and the Determinants of Banking Crises: the Effects of Political Checks and Balances 0 0 0 237 0 0 1 684
Promises, promises: vote-buying and the electoral mobilization strategies of non-credible politicians 2 2 5 58 2 3 7 139
Property and Contract Rights in Autocracies and Democracies 0 0 0 105 0 0 7 381
Pyramid Capitalism: Cronyism, Regulation, and Firm Productivity in Egypt 0 0 0 2 2 2 8 53
Pyramid Capitalism: Cronyism, Regulation, and Firm Productivity in Egypt 0 0 0 16 0 0 1 92
Pyramid capitalism: political connections, regulation, and firm productivity in Egypt 0 0 9 56 0 3 69 230
Radio's impact on preferences for patronage benefits 0 0 0 41 0 1 1 118
Social Trust and Electoral Populism: Explaining the Quality of Government 0 0 0 6 1 1 3 26
Social capital, social norms and the New Institutional Economics 1 2 2 292 1 3 8 945
Social polarization, social institutions, and country creditworthiness 0 0 0 175 1 2 11 528
The Impact of Social Ties and Third-Party Enforcement on Collective Action and Growth: Micro Evidence from Peru 0 0 1 6 0 0 5 30
The development impact of the illegality of drug trade 0 0 1 231 0 1 3 505
The ethnicity distraction ? political credibility and partisan preferences in Africa 0 0 1 87 1 1 5 193
The organization of political parties and the politics of bureaucratic reform 0 0 0 36 0 0 2 127
Trust, Collaboration, and Policy Attitudes in the Public Sector 0 0 0 22 0 0 2 36
Vote Buying or Campaign Promises?: Electoral Strategies When Party Credibility is Limited 0 1 3 29 0 2 6 73
Voter Preferences, Electoral Promises, and the Composition of Public Spending 0 0 0 7 1 2 3 20
Voting Age, Information Experiments, and Political Engagement: Evidence from a General Election 0 0 3 3 0 0 4 4
What does political economy tell us about economic development - and vice versa? 0 0 2 396 0 4 15 918
When do Legislators pass on"Pork"? the determinants of legislator utilization of a constituency development fund in India 0 1 2 94 0 2 5 218
When do special interests run rampant ? disentangling the role in banking crises of elections, incomplete information, and checks and balances 0 0 1 121 0 0 3 884
When does delegation improve credibility? Central Bank independence and the separation of powers 0 0 0 16 1 1 1 91
Why Do Voters Support Procyclical Fiscal Policies? Experimental Evidence from Latin America 0 1 3 3 2 3 10 10
Why follow the leader ? collective action, credible commitment and conflict 0 0 1 75 0 0 2 191
Total Working Papers 10 25 108 7,634 38 112 491 22,946


Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
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Boondoggles, Rent-Seeking, and Political Checks and Balances: Public Investment under Unaccountable Governments 0 0 4 199 0 0 6 528
Buying Informed Voters: New Effects of Information on Voters and Candidates 0 1 3 12 2 6 11 47
Checks and Balances, Private Information, and the Credibility of Monetary Commitments 0 0 0 15 0 0 1 110
Clientelism, Credibility, and the Policy Choices of Young Democracies 0 0 3 9 0 0 10 41
Collective Action, Political Parties, and Pro-Development Public Policy 0 0 0 0 0 1 16 198
Collective Action, Political Parties, and Pro-Development Public Policy 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1
Comment on "Evaluating Recipes for Development Success": The Policy Usefulness of Institutional and Political Analyses of Development 0 0 0 18 0 0 0 107
Contract-Intensive Money: Contract Enforcement, Property Rights, and Economic Performance 0 0 2 686 2 3 12 2,179
Demand-side determinants of public spending allocations: Voter trust, risk and time preferences 0 0 1 7 0 3 13 35
Democracy, Public Expenditures, and the Poor: Understanding Political Incentives for Providing Public Services 0 0 0 1 0 1 9 463
Does Social Capital Have an Economic Payoff? A Cross-Country Investigation 4 10 43 469 11 33 137 5,410
Earthquake Propensity and the Politics of Mortality Prevention 0 0 3 35 0 1 5 145
Elections, Special Interests, and Financial Crisis 0 0 1 57 0 0 1 170
INSTITUTIONS AND ECONOMIC PERFORMANCE: CROSS‐COUNTRY TESTS USING ALTERNATIVE INSTITUTIONAL MEASURES 8 25 78 1,246 18 69 208 3,546
Institutions really don't matter for development? A response to Chang 0 0 0 70 0 0 1 141
Insurgency and Credible Commitment in Autocracies and Democracies 0 0 0 41 0 1 1 132
Introduction to the special issue: In memoriam Stephen Knack 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 21
Investment without democracy: Ruling-party institutionalization and credible commitment in autocracies 5 7 14 82 7 15 43 309
Mass media and public education: The effects of access to community radio in Benin 0 1 2 99 0 2 8 458
Polarization, Politics and Property Rights: Links between Inequality and Growth 0 1 1 198 2 5 10 624
Pro-social motivation, effort and the call to public service 0 0 2 105 0 3 20 336
Property and Contract Rights in Autocracies and Democracies 0 0 0 0 4 4 9 970
Protection Against a Capricious State: French Investment and Spanish Railroads, 1845–1875 0 1 2 15 0 1 2 53
Pyramid capitalism: Cronyism, regulation, and firm productivity in Egypt 1 1 6 16 1 1 12 60
Reforma y Fraude Fiscal en el Reinado de Carlos II: La Sala de Millones (1658–1700). By Beatriz Cárceles de Gea. Servicio de Estudios, Estudios de Historia Económica, No. 31. Madrid: Banco de Españna, 1995. Pp. 154 0 0 0 5 0 0 1 52
The Government Response to Informed Citizens: New Evidence on Media Access and the Distribution of Public Health Benefits in Africa 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 61
The Limits of Delegation: Veto Players, Central Bank Independence, and the Credibility of Monetary Policy 0 1 2 14 1 3 6 40
The use of video vignettes to measure health worker knowledge. Evidence from Burkina Faso 0 0 1 3 0 0 2 35
Vote buying and campaign promises 2 4 5 22 3 7 11 93
Voting in Firms: The Role of Agenda Control, Size and Voter Homogeneity 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 175
When Do Legislators Pass on Pork? The Role of Political Parties in Determining Legislator Effort 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 20
Why Don't Poor Countries Catch Up? A Cross-National Test of Institutional Explanation 0 0 0 0 4 13 46 2,511
Younger parties, bigger spenders? Party age and political budget cycles 0 0 1 39 0 0 10 174
Total Journal Articles 20 52 174 3,480 56 173 615 19,245


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Better Spending for Better Lives: How Latin America and the Caribbean Can Do More with Less 3 4 9 69 4 10 36 319
Innocent Bystanders: Developing Countries and the War on Drugs 0 0 3 25 3 14 34 188
Jobs or Privileges: Unleashing the Employment Potential of the Middle East and North Africa 1 2 2 18 3 6 8 93
Shortchanging the Future: The Short-Term Bias of Politics 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Shortchanging the Future: The Short-Term Bias of Politics 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Trust: The Key to Social Cohesion and Growth in Latin America and the Caribbean 0 0 2 33 1 4 10 99
Total Books 4 6 16 145 11 34 89 700


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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A Primer on Trust: Measures and Determinants 0 1 2 2 0 1 3 3
Collective action and government: still a mystery 0 2 4 8 0 2 6 21
Formal versus informal institutions in economic development 8 14 35 501 10 19 69 1,166
Institutions: Mitigating Mistrust 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 2
Mellowing with Tenure? Socialization Increases Prosocial Behavior in Public Organizations 1 1 1 5 1 1 1 26
Navigating a Sea of Mistrust 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Organization, Citizenship, and the Social Contract 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Political Stability and Economic Stagnation 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 7
Politics and the Determinants of Banking Crises: The Effects of Political Checks and Balances 0 0 0 77 0 0 1 453
Social Capital, Social Norms and the New Institutional Economics 0 0 0 0 1 4 17 43
Social Capital, Social Norms and the New Institutional Economics 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 11
The Power of Information 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Trust and the Economy 0 1 2 2 0 1 6 6
Trust, Citizenship, and the Making of Good Public Policy 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 4
Trust, Social Cohesion, and Growth in Latin America and the Caribbean 1 2 2 2 2 5 8 8
Total Chapters 10 21 46 597 14 34 123 1,751
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