Engineering crises: Favoritism and strategic fiscal indiscipline

We develop a political economy theory of the endogenous emergence of fiscal crises based on the idea that the adjustment mechanism to a crisis favors some social groups, that may be induced ex-ante to vote for fiscal policies that are more likely to lead to a crisis. Greater levels of favoritism lea...

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Main Author: Saint-Paul, Gilles
Ticchi, Davide
Vindigni, Andrea
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: SAN FRANCISCO WILEY PERIODICALS, INC 28.03.2021
published in: Economics and politics
ORCID: 0000-0003-4166-1692
0000-0002-3339-9084
Data of publication: 2021-03-28
ISSN: 0954-1985
1468-0343
EISSN: 1468-0343
Discipline: Economics
Political Science
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Database: Web of Knowledge
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