Laurent Bouton

Georgetown University - Department of Economics

Washington, DC 20057

United States

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Guns, Environment, and Abortion: How Single-Minded Voters Shape Politicians' Decisions

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6963
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 30 May 2018
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and University of Surrey - School of Economics
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electoral incentives, environment, gun control, reproductive rights

The Tyranny of the Single Minded: Guns, Environment, and Abortion

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12801
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 26 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 13 May 2019
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and University of Surrey - School of Economics
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Electoral incentives, Environment, Gun control, Reproductive Rights

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Majority Runoff Elections: Strategic Voting and Duverger's Hypothesis

UNSW Australian School of Business Research Paper No. 2013-23
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Sep 2013
Laurent Bouton and Gabriele Gratton
Georgetown University - Department of Economics and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Economics
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strategic voting, runoff elections, Poisson Games

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Guns and Votes

NBER Working Paper No. w20253
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 30 Jun 2014
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and University of Surrey - School of Economics
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Group-Based Voting in Multicandidate Elections

NBER Working Paper No. w23898
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 09 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 21 May 2021
Laurent Bouton and Benjamin Ogden
Georgetown University - Department of Economics and Texas A&M University, Department of Political Science
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Ethical Voting in Multicandidate Elections

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12374
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 16 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2017
Laurent Bouton and Benjamin Ogden
Georgetown University - Department of Economics and Texas A&M University, Department of Political Science
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Ethical Voting, Group-based Voting, Majority Runoff Rule, Multicandidate Elections, Plurality Rule

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The Political Economy of Debt and Entitlements

NBER Working Paper No. w22570
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 31 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2021
Laurent Bouton, Alessandro Lizzeri and Nicola Persico
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Princeton University - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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The Political Economy of Debt and Entitlements

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11459
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 30 Aug 2016
Laurent Bouton, Alessandro Lizzeri and Nicola Persico
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Princeton University - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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entitlement programs, fiscal rules, Government Debt, political economy

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Get Rid of Unanimity: The Superiority of Majority Rule with Veto Power

NBER Working Paper No. w20417
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 03 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2021
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Queen Mary University of London and University College London - Department of Economics
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A Theory of Small Campaign Contributions

NBER Working Paper No. w24413
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2021
Laurent Bouton, Micael Castanheira and Allan Drazen
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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A Theory of Small Campaign Contributions

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12789
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Mar 2018
Laurent Bouton, Micael Castanheira and Allan Drazen
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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Campaign Contributions, Campaign Finance Laws, Electoral Motive, Income inequality

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Good Rankings are Bad: Why Reliable Rankings Can Hurt Consumers

NBER Working Paper No. w21083
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 13 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2021
Laurent Bouton and Georg Kirchsteiger
Georgetown University - Department of Economics and Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES)
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Electoral Systems and Inequalities in Government Interventions

NBER Working Paper No. w25205
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 29 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 16 May 2021
Garance Genicot, Laurent Bouton and Micael Castanheira
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Georgetown University - Department of Economics and Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES)
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Unanimous Rules in the Laboratory

NBER Working Paper No. w21943
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 01 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2021
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Queen Mary University of London and University College London - Department of Economics
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Unanimous Rules in the Laboratory

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11087
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Feb 2016
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Queen Mary University of London and University College London - Department of Economics
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constructive abstention, framing, information aggregation, laboratory experiments, unanimity rule, veto power

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Runoff Elections in the Laboratory

NBER Working Paper No. w25949
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 17 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 28 May 2021
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Universidad del Rosario, Queen Mary University of London and New York University (NYU) - Wilf Family Department of Politics
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Runoff Elections in the Laboratory

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13824
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 30 Jul 2019
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Universidad del Rosario, Queen Mary University of London and New York University (NYU) - Wilf Family Department of Politics
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Laboratory experiments, Majority Runoff, Multicandidate Elections, Plurality

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Voting in Shareholders Meetings

NBER Working Paper No. w29005
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 12 Jul 2021 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2021
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Queen Mary University of London, Paris School of Economics, CNRS and ENS and University of Cyprus
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Voting in Shareholders Meetings

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP16336
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 14 Jul 2021
Georgetown University - Department of Economics, Queen Mary University of London, Paris School of Economics, CNRS and ENS and University of Cyprus
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