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The political economy of productivity in Brazil
(Inter-American Development Bank, 2010-03)
This paper explores the link between Brazil’s political institutions and its disappointing productivity and growth in recent decades. Although political institutions provide the president with incentives and the instruments ...
Hybrid political institutions and governability: the budgetary process in Brazil
(Journal of Politics in Latin America, 2009)
In this paper we take a close look at some of the particular pathways by which majoritarian and consensual institutions affect governability. We demonstrate that the mix of majoritarian and consensual institutions found ...