Il capitale sociale nelle regioni italiane: un’analisi comparata
Fabio Sabatini ()
Rivista di Politica Economica, 2009, vol. 99, issue 2, 167-220
Drawing on survey data, this study carries out an assessment of the Italian regions’ endowments of social capital and of its relationship with well-being and the quality of development. The contribution of the paper to the literature is threefold: first, we advance a framework for the measurement of social capital acknowledging the very multidimensionality of the concept. Second, we study the correlation between each social capital’s dimension and a series of possible outcomes. Third, we discuss the role of public policies in the creation of social capital.
Keywords: social capital; networks; trust; well-being; Italy (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: D71 R23 Z1 Z13 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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