The Political Economy of Democratic Transitions

@inproceedings{Haggard1995ThePE,
  title={The Political Economy of Democratic Transitions},
  author={Stephan Haggard and R. Kaufman},
  year={1995}
}
Since the 1970s there has been a widespread movement from authoritarian to democratic rule among developing countries, often occuring against a backdrop of severe economic crises and the adoption of market-oriented reforms. The coincidence of these events raises long-standing questions about the relationship between economic and political change. This book analyzes this relationship, addressing a variety of questions: What role have economic crises played in the current wave of political… Expand
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