Money, Political Ambition, and the Career Decisions of Politicians, Second Version

In this paper we assess the impact of a variety of policies that may influence the career decisions of members of the U.S. Congress, using the empirical framework of Diermeier, Keane and Merlo (2005). These policies alter incentives to run for re-election, run for higher office or leave Congress, by...

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Main Author: Keane, Michael P
Merlo, Antonio
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: 01.02.2010
Related: Penn Institute for Economic Research, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania
Data of publication: 2010/02/01
Series: PIER Working Paper Archive
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: RePEc IDEAS
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