Democracy and Development: Political Institutions and Well-Being in the World, 1950-1990
Adam Przeworski, R. MICHAEL ALVAREZ, Michael E. Alvarez, Jose Antonio Cheibub, Fernando Limongi, Boeschenstein Professor of Political Economy and Public Policy and Professor of Political Science Jose Antonio Cheibub, Fernando Papaterra Limongi Neto
Cambridge University Press, 28 de ago. de 2000 - 321 páginas
Is economic development conducive to political democracy? Does democracy foster or hinder material welfare? These two questions are examined by looking at the experiences of 135 countries between 1950 and 1990. Descriptive information, statistical analyses, and historical narratives are interwoven to gain an understanding of the dynamic of political regimes and their impact on economic development. The often surprising findings dispel any notion of a tradeoff between democracy and development. Economic development does not generate democracies, but democracies are much more likely to survive in wealthy societies.
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