Governance Regimes, Corruption and Growth: Theory and Evidence
Jayasri Dutta () and
Additional contact information
Vania Sena: -
Discussion Papers from D.E.S. (Department of Economic Studies), University of Naples "Parthenope", Italy
We study the role of governance regimes in the determination of corruption and economic growth. Our model identifies two governance regimes and shows that the relationship between corruption and growth is regime specific. We use a threshold model to estimate the impact of corruption on growth and allow corruption to be endogenous. We identify two governance regimes, conditional on the quality of political institutions. In the regime with high quality political institutions, corruption has a negative impact on growth. In the regime with low quality institutions, corruption has little impact on growth.
Keywords: Growth; corruption; threshold models; governance. (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: D72 D82 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
References: View references in EconPapers View complete reference list from CitEc
Citations: View citations in EconPapers (10) Track citations by RSS feed
Downloads: (external link)
Our link check indicates that this URL is bad, the error code is: 500 Can't connect to economia.uniparthenope.it:80 (A connection attempt failed because the connected party did not properly respond after a period of time, or established connection failed because connected host has failed to respond.)
Journal Article: Governance regimes, corruption and growth: Theory and evidence (2008)
This item may be available elsewhere in EconPapers: Search for items with the same title.
Export reference: BibTeX
RIS (EndNote, ProCite, RefMan)
Persistent link: https://EconPapers.repec.org/RePEc:prt:dpaper:15_2006
Access Statistics for this paper
More papers in Discussion Papers from D.E.S. (Department of Economic Studies), University of Naples "Parthenope", Italy Contact information at EDIRC.
Bibliographic data for series maintained by Antonietta Milano ().