Political Economy of Reforms

  • Elodie Douarin
  • Tomasz Mickiewicz
Part of the Studies in Economic Transition book series (SET)


In this chapter, the focus is on the determinants of reforms and the linkages between the political system, reforms, and economic growth. We ask whether democracy was good for reforms, and for which reform in particular.


Political economy Social welfare Deadweight loss Redistribution Economic growth 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Elodie Douarin
    • 1
  • Tomasz Mickiewicz
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Slavonic and East European StudiesUniversity College LondonLondonUK
  2. 2.Aston Business SchoolAston UniversityBirminghanUK

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