Aug 2019
Author(s): Ardanaz, Martín; Hallerberg, Mark; Scartascini, Carlos
Do voters punish governments that introduce fiscal “austerity” measures? If so, does voter response vary according to the design (composition) of fiscal adjustments? What determines the timing of…
Jul 2018
Author(s): García Mejía, Mauricio; Molina, Adriano; Reyes, Angela; Roseth, Benjamin
Hacia finales de la década de 2000, Ecuador se encontraba ante una multiplicidad de retos: un escenario macroeconómico afectado por las fluctuaciones en el mercado mundial de materias primas, un…
Nov 2009
Author(s): Scartascini, Carlos; Tommasi, Mariano; Velasques de Paula Machado, Fabiana
This paper argues that where institutions are strong, actors are more likely to participate in the political process through institutionalized arenas, while where they are weak, protests and other…