Oct 2007
Author(s): Chong, Alberto E.; Gradstein, Mark
This paper uses a large cross-country survey of business firms to assess their influence on government policies. It is found that influence is associated with larger, government-owned firms that have…
Apr 2004
Author(s): Chong, Alberto E.; Gradstein, Mark
This paper presents theory and evidence on the relationship between inequality and institutional quality. We propose a model in which the two dynamically reinforce each other and set out to test this…