in The World Bank Economic Review
June 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Microeconomics; Analysis of Collective Decision-making; Law and Economics; Socialist Institutions and their Transitions; Other Economic Systems. 7691 words.
Collective action by the business community to counter corruption in the award of government licenses and contracts is analyzed, by analogy with contract enforcement institutions studied by...
Organized Business, Political Competition, and Property Rights: Evidence from the Russian Federation
in The Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization
April 2011; p ublished online June 2009 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Production and Organizations; Socialist Systems and Transitional Economies; Analysis of Collective Decision-making. 11579 words.
Political competition and “merchant group” pressures have been pointed to as forces that limit state threats to the property rights of firms. This article presents evidence confirming their...