Institutional Development and Economic Growth

UCLA Working Paper No. 782

55 Pages Posted: 8 Oct 1999

See all articles by Deepak Lal

Deepak Lal

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics; University College London

Date Written: February 1998

Abstract

This paper surveys the role of institutions in promoting economic growth in cross-cultural and historical perspective. It examines inter alia, whether institutional development can be incorporated in formal growth theory, the influence of politics on economic growth and the relationship of institutional development and income distribution.

JEL Classification: O1, O40, Z1

Suggested Citation

Lal, Deepak K., Institutional Development and Economic Growth (February 1998). UCLA Working Paper No. 782, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=185629 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.185629

Deepak K. Lal (Contact Author)

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics ( email )

Box 951477
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1477
United States
310-825-4521 (Phone)
310-825-1011 (Fax)

University College London

Gower Street
London
United Kingdom

Do you have a job opening that you would like to promote on SSRN?

Paper statistics

Downloads
493
Abstract Views
1,766
rank
68,845
PlumX Metrics