The Political Dynamics of Economic Growth

@article{Sen2013ThePD,
  title={The Political Dynamics of Economic Growth},
  author={K. Sen},
  journal={World Development},
  year={2013},
  volume={47},
  pages={71-86}
}
  • K. Sen
  • Published 2013
  • Economics
  • World Development
We argue that an understanding of the political drivers of economic growth needs an explanation of the political dynamics around the transition from one growth phase to another, and that the political drivers of early stage growth accelerations are different from that of growth maintenance. Informal institutions are likely to play a role in growth acceleration, while formal institutions of credible commitment, the provisioning of public goods and the overcoming of co-ordination failures will be… Expand
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