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Understanding Policy Change: How to Apply Political Economy Concepts in Practice
How does the social and political context in which decision-makers find themselves in affect their ability to realize their reform goals? How does this context facilitate or inhibit specific reformExpand
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Running Uphill: Political Opportunity in Non-democracies
This study analyzes twenty-four cases of occurrence/non-occurrence of mobilization in non-democratic states to determine conditions of political opportunity in high-risk authoritarian contexts.Expand
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Clientelism, State Capacity and Economic Development: A Cross-National Study
What accounts for cross-national variation in political clientelism? We consider two prominent explanations, economic wealth and state capacity, and test them on a new dataset of politicalExpand
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