4 edition of Economic performance and political outcomes found in the catalog.
Economic performance and political outcomes
Ali T. Akarca
2003 by Economic Research Forum for the Arab Countries, Iran & Turkey in Cairo, Egypt .
Written in English
|Statement||Ali T. Akarca and Aysit Tansel.|
|Series||Working paper ;, 0321, Working paper (Economic Research Forum for the Arab Countries, Iran, and Turkey : Online) ;, 0321.|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2005615973|
Sachs also questions Acemoglu and Robinson's assumption that authoritarian regimes cannot motivate economic growth. Social and Environmental Performance You have learned a bit about economic performance and its determinants. While there is no systematic evidence supporting such a claim, a recent review of nearly research studies on the relationship between CSR and firm performance reported that there appeared to be no negative shareholder effects of such practices. We introduce you to economic, social, and environmental performance and conclude the section with a brief discussion of the interdependence of economic performance with other forms of performance. As Sachs describes, the evidence suggests that economic development is a multidimensional dynamic process, in which political, institutional, technological, cultural, and geographic factors all play a role.
The authors say that their findings should be foundational for any discussion about national or international security. In another paper with Simon Johnson at Massachusetts Institute of Technology called The Colonial Origins of Comparative Development: An Empirical Investigation,  the authors use a natural experiment in history to show that different institutions result in different levels of economic growth. Building on previous research tends to diminish the role of formal theory and circumscribes the nature of the tests. For example, he mentions that the tropical diseases in Zambia keep male workers sick for a large portion of their lifetime, thus reducing their labor productivity significantly. It should provide discussable answers to meta-questions concerned with the outcomes of early modern warfare, which are central for economics, sociology and geopolitical history.
The historical case studies approach might be biased. Often the reason for the lack of stronger growth is these countries have been mired by internal conflict and external forces. Economics studies the distribution of resources so that the material wants of a society are satisfied; enhance societal well-being. Agricultural practice further shapes a sedentary lifestyle as well as social interaction, both of which shape social institutions that result in different economic performances across countries. Author: Wilensky, Harold L.
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Social and Environmental Performance You have learned a bit about economic performance and its determinants. First of all, the definition of extractive and inclusive institution is vague in Economic performance and political outcomes book way that cannot be utilized in policymaking.
Indeed, this is why the notion of the triple bottom line is gaining so much attention in the business press. Like many other countries in the MENA region, Iran has a large number of young citizens under the age of In addition, Henderson asserts the authors have made two errors in the book about the United States.
Diamond's review was excerpted by economist Tyler Cowen on Marginal Revolution. In response to Sachs' critique, Acemoglu and Robinson replied on their book blog with twelve specific points.
How does CSR relate to the triple bottom line? The approach of this historical case study only offers one data point. With regard to social and environmental performance, it is similarly useful to think of them as forms of profit—social and environmental profit to be exact.
The problem of omitted variables is related to a more imposing problem. He gives careful attention to which successful social and labor policies are transferable across nations and which are not.
Exercises Why is financial performance important for organizations? For example, environment-friendly strategies are much more complicated in the consumer products and services market. While there remains debate about whether organizations should consider environmental and social impacts when making business decisions, there is increasing pressure to include such CSR activities in what constitutes good Economic performance and political outcomes book of management.
For example, organic farming is better for the environment and pesticide-free produce is believed to be better for the health of the consumer. His approach is appropriate and logical, but it does not preclude all estimation problems. Johnson we are committed to being a good neighbor and contributing to the well-being of the countries and the communities where we conduct business.
However, the complexities of human behavior and organization pose inherent limits on our understanding of them. However, in other parts of the book, Economic performance and political outcomes book authors seem to embrace weak government for growth, as in the example of Somalia after losing its central government.
If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. Unchanged Yes If the benefits for revolution are higher, revolution appeals more to the poor and thus the rich again have more incentive to redistribute to avoid revolution Based on the analysis above, it is not hard to conclude that the threat of revolution constantly incentivizes the rich to democratize.
Consumers pay premium prices for Body Shop products, ostensibly because they believe that it simply costs more to provide goods and services that are environmentally friendly.
Other contemporary scholars derive the roots of this study to the 13th Century Tunisian Arab Historian and SociologistIbn Khaldunfor his work on making the distinction between "profit" and "sustenance", in modern political economy terms, surplus and that required for the reproduction of classes respectively.
Such a view of history might not be "powerful" in the sense that Acemoglu and Robinson would like, but it has the virtue of being accurate and useful.
The government still relies heavily on revenue from these resources. For example, organic farming is better for the environment and pesticide-free produce is believed to be better for the health of the consumer.
Consumers pay premium prices for Body Shop products, ostensibly because they believe that it simply costs more to provide goods and services that are environmentally friendly. Other versions of democracy also exist. Despite disparate and diverse subject matter, a coherent picture emerges.
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