Advances in Political Economy

Institutions, Modelling and Empirical Analysis

  • Norman Schofield
  • Gonzalo Caballero
  • Daniel Kselman

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVII
  2. Institutions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Gonzalo Caballero, Xosé Carlos Arias
      Pages 3-29
    3. Katja Michalak, Gerald Pech
      Pages 67-89
    4. Evan Schnidman, Norman Schofield
      Pages 91-127
    5. Olga Shvetsova, Katri K. Sieberg
      Pages 145-166
  3. Modelling

  4. Empirical Analysis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 263-263
    2. Harold D. Clarke, Walter Borges, Marianne C. Stewart, David Sanders, Paul Whiteley
      Pages 265-287
    3. Kevin McAlister, Jee Seon Jeon, Norman Schofield
      Pages 289-315
    4. James Adams, Thomas L. Brunell, Bernard Grofman, Samuel Merrill III
      Pages 331-350

About this book

Introduction

This book presents latest research in the field of Political Economy, dealing with the integration of economics and politics and the way institutions affect social decisions. The focus is on innovative topics such as an institutional analysis based on case studies; the influence of activists on political decisions; new techniques for analyzing elections, involving game theory and empirical methods.

Keywords

Institutions Political Economy Voting

Editors and affiliations

  • Norman Schofield
    • 1
  • Gonzalo Caballero
    • 2
  • Daniel Kselman
    • 3
  1. 1.Center in Political EconomyWashington University in St.LouisSaint LouisUSA
  2. 2., Faculty of EconomicsUniversity of VigoVigoSpain
  3. 3.Centro de Estudios Avanzados, en Ciencias SocialesJuan March InstituteMadridSpain

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-35239-3
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Humanities, Social Sciences and Law
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-35238-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-35239-3
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