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...