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The Role of Economic Incentives and Disincentives in Effecting State Behavior


Deepak Lal


University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics; University College London

January 1999

UCLA Economics Working Paper No. 809

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This paper provides a critical historical evaluation of three general types of economic incentives and disincentives which have been used to influence state behaviour: (i) treaties concerning trade and international property rights of foreign capital, (ii) various status incentives from joining economic clubs like the EU and WTO and (iii) various forms of econonic sanctions including econonmic conditionality of the World Bank and IMF.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 26

JEL Classification: O19, F2, N40, Z13

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Lal, Deepak, The Role of Economic Incentives and Disincentives in Effecting State Behavior (January 1999). UCLA Economics Working Paper No. 809. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=307240 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.307240

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