Building institutions at the micro-level : Results from a field experiment in property dispute and conflict resolution *

@inproceedings{Blattman2012BuildingIA,
  title={Building institutions at the micro-level : Results from a field experiment in property dispute and conflict resolution *},
  author={Christopher Blattman},
  year={2012}
}
How to promote local order and property rights under weak rule of law? States commonly use education campaigns to influence citizen behavior and, ultimately, change generalized practices and norms (or informal institutions). But can education alone influence behavior, let alone “institutions”? In Liberia, property disputes are endemic, but access to formal… CONTINUE READING