What Determines the Capital Share over the Long Run of History?

This paper analyzes the determinants of the labor-capital split in national incomefor 20 countries since the late 1800s. Our main identification strategy focuseson unique historical quasi-experimental events: i) the introduction of universalsuffrage, ii) close election wins of left-wing governments,...

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Main Author: Bengtsson, Erik
Rubolino, Enrico
Waldenström, Daniel
Format: Publication
Language: Swedish
Place of publication: 2020
Data of publication: 2020
Series: WID.world Working Papers
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Database: SwePub Other
SwePub Other - Free Access
SWEPUB Lunds universitet
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