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作者 Givens, David Michael
書名 Four essays in the measurement of governance institutions
國際標準書號 9781124486611
book jacket
說明 193 p
附註 Source: Dissertation Abstracts International, Volume: 72-04, Section: A, page: 1380
Advisers: Peter Murrell; John Chao
Thesis (Ph.D.)--University of Maryland, College Park, 2010
This dissertation produces a new set of orthogonal governance measures based on expert assessment data. Chapter 1 constructs the measures using a factor model. Chapter 2 applies the measures to study comparative economic development. Chapter 3 conducts a number of robustness checks on results from the first two chapters. Chapter 4 uses Monte Carlo experiments to assess potential inaccuracy in my governance measures caused by the application of the maximum-likelihood estimator to polytomous data
School code: 0117
Host Item Dissertation Abstracts International 72-04A
主題 Law
Economics, General
Economics, History
Alt Author University of Maryland, College Park. Economics
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