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Exiting a lawless state (English)


An earlier paper showed that an economy could be trapped in an equilibrium state in which the absence of the rule of law led to asset-stripping, and the prevalence of asset-stripping led to the absence of a demand for the rule of law, highlighting a coordination... See More +


  • Hoff, Karla; Stiglitz, Joseph E.;
  • 2008/02/01
  • Policy Research Working Paper
  • WPS4520
  • 1
  • 1
  • World
  • The World Region
  • 2010/07/01
  • Disclosed
  • Exiting a lawless state
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