Public Choice

, Volume 156, Issue 3–4, pp 409–421 | Cite as

Institutional quality and the tenure of autocrats



Public Choice Capita Income Economic Freedom Economic Institution Institutional Quality 
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This paper was presented at the annual meetings of the Public Choice Society in New Orleans, and the European Public Choice Society in Zurich, in 2013. The authors gratefully acknowledge helpful comments from several scholars at those conferences, and comments from two anonymous referees.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Randall G. Holcombe
    • 1
  • Christopher J. Boudreaux
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of EconomicsFlorida State UniversityTallahasseeUSA

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