A Model of Ideological Transmission with Endogenous Paternalism

We develop a dynamic framework of ideological evolution in a two-trait population of perfect foresight individuals. We model how children are educated to a specific ideological trait, liberal or traditional, which later in life will influence the level of economic activity and therefore the well-bei...

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Main Author: Melindi Ghidi, Paolo
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: 15.12.2009
Related: Université catholique de Louvain, Institut de Recherches Economiques et Sociales (IRES)
Data of publication: 2009/12/15
Series: Discussion Papers (IRES - Institut de Recherches Economiques et Sociales)
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: RePEc IDEAS
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