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Bottom-up accountability and public service provision: evidence from a field experiment in Brazil
Does grassroots participation improve public service delivery? We study the e ect of a mobile phone application that allows citizens to monitor school construction projects in Brazilian municipalities. The app provides a ...
Supply chain resilience: the whole is not the sum of the parts
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to investigate how resilience at different nodes in the supply chain influences overall supply chain resilience (SCRES) during an extreme weather event. Design/methodology/approach – ...
Evolução dos gastos públicos no Brasil com base na demografia
Este artigo faz uma simulação acerca da evolução dos gastos públicos no Brasil com base nas mudanças demográficas. O fim do bônus demográfico, com o envelhecimento da população brasileira e o aumento do peso relativo dos ...
Legislature size and welfare: evidence from Brazil
What is the effect of legislature size on public service provision? While the literature relates legislature size to representation and government expenditure, its implications for welfare remain understudied. In this ...
Latin American elites favor polycentric governance in climate change agreements
Scholars and policy-makers generally assume that climate change mitigation requires global scale governance. However, the international provision of public goods is particularly susceptible to free riders and poor monitoring. ...
Investment capacity and the electoral marketplace: evidence from Brazil
The importance of money in elections is a hallmark of contemporary democracies. In this paper, we study how investment capacity, defined as the resources remaining after the municipality perform the mandatory expenditures, ...
Dinâmica demográfica e gastos públicos no Brasil
Measuring portfolio salience using paired comparisons: a new application of the Bradley-Terry model
We propose measuring portfolio salience by analyzing paired comparisons data using the Bradley-Terry model. Paired-comparison data are easy to collect using surveys that are userfriendly, rapid, and inexpensive, and we ...
Expertise e politização nas diretorias colegiadas das agências reguladoras brasileiras
Este policy paper foca em implicações e recomendações de políticas públicas decorrentes dos resultados da pesquisa aplicada “Agenda regulatória na prática: uma análise das políticas adotadas por agências reguladoras nos ...
Electoral systems, competition, and incentives for corruption
What is the effect of electoral rules on political corruption? While the influence of electoral systems on accountability and representation has been widely studied, the link between electoral systems and corruption remains ...