El Rentismo Empresarial En México (Renter Behavior in Mexican Business)

Revista de Economía Institucional Vol. 18, No. 35, 2016

19 Pages Posted: 4 Dec 2016

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Mario Hernández

National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM)

Date Written: December 1, 2016

Abstract

Spanish Abstract: El capitalismo latinoamericano adolece de un comportamiento rentista que obstaculiza su desarrollo. Si bien no es el único factor del atraso, es uno de los más importantes y un rasgo característico del capitalismo mexicano. Desde una perspectiva institucional histórica, este artículo analiza sus orígenes y su consolidación en el capitalismo mexicano para contribuir a la discusión del desempeño del empresariado a la luz de las exigencias del presente.

English Abstract: Latin American capitalists have shown of a renter behavior that has been an obstacle to its full development. While it is not the only factor, it is one of the most important that perpetuate the economic backwardness in the region, and particularly is a characteristic feature of Mexican capitalism. The purpose of this article is to analyze, from an institutional-historical perspective, the origins and consolidation behavior, which remains distinctive of Mexican capitalism. It also aims to contribute to the discussion of the performance of the Mexican business class in current circumstances.

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Keywords: rentismo, patrón de dependencia, trayectoria institucional, desempeño empresarial, rentismo, pattern of dependency, institutional history, business performance

JEL Classification: L11, L12, N16, N26, P12

Suggested Citation

Hernández, Mario, El Rentismo Empresarial En México (Renter Behavior in Mexican Business) (December 1, 2016). Revista de Economía Institucional Vol. 18, No. 35, 2016, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2879015

Mario Hernández (Contact Author)

National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) ( email )

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Lomas de las Palmas, 52760
Mexico

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