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Itamaraty on the move: institutional and political change in Brazilian foreign service under Lula da Silva's presidency (2003-2010)
This article aims to provide answers to two questions prompted by the latest reforms of Brazilian foreign service during Lula da Silva's presidency: How exactly might these institutional changes generate any impact over ...
Political institutions as substitute for democracy: a political economy analysis of economic growth
This manuscript empirically assesses the effects of political institutions on economic growth. It analyzes how political institutions affect economic growth in different stages of democratization and economic development ...
Political Institutions, Policymaking Processes, and Policy Outcomes. An Intertemporal Transactions Framework
(Universidad de San Andrés. Departamento de Economía, 2011)
World Culture, Uncoupling, Institutional Logics, and Recoupling: Practices and Self-Identification as Institutional Microfoundations of Political Violence
This study proposes a micro-institutional theory of political violence, according to which citizens’ participation in political violence is partially an outcome of tight coupling of persons’ practices and self-identific ...
Institutional environment and Business Groups' resilience in Brazil
(Elsevier Science Inc, 2014-05)
This article combines the institutional theory and political economy approaches to test hypotheses about how transitions in institutional environments affect the performance of Business Groups. Its primary hypothesis is ...