Guard labor

We explore the economic importance of the private and public exercise of power in the execution of contracts and defense of property rights. We define power and represent it in a model of growth in a modern capitalist economy, borrowing themes from the classical economists (unproductive labor, profi...

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Volume: 79
Main Author: Jayadev, Arjun
Bowles, Samuel
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Elsevier B.V 2006
Elsevier
Elsevier Science Publishers
published in: Journal of development economics Vol. 79; no. 2; pp. 328 - 348
Data of publication: 2006
ISSN: 0304-3878
1872-6089
EISSN: 1872-6089
Discipline: Economics
Series: Journal of Development Economics
Subjects:
P14
O17
D23
P16
Online Access: available in Bonn?
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