Analysis and Conclusions

Antonio M. Merlo, Vincenzo Galasso, Massimiliano Landi and Andrea Mattozzi

in The Ruling Class

Published in print September 2010 | ISBN: 9780199588282
Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191595417 | DOI:
Analysis and Conclusions

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This chapter uses data to address a number of questions that pertain to the selection of Italian politicians, their labour market, and their overall quality. It then draws some general conclusions that contribute to the debate about the relative efficacy and desirability of alternative policies regarding the selection and the compensation of elected representatives.

Keywords: labour market; demographic characteristics; legislators

Chapter.  12183 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Financial Markets

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