Marcus Andre Melo

Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE)

Cidade Universitária

Cidade Universitária, Pernambuco 50670-901

Brazil

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Scholarly Papers (13)

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Reelecting Corrupt Incumbents in Exchange for Public Goods: Rouba Mas Faz in Brazil

Carlos Pereira and Marcus André Melo. "Reelecting Corrupt Incumbents in Exchange for Public Goods: Rouba mas faz in Brazil." Latin American Research Review 50, no. 4 (2015): 88-115
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2016
Carlos Pereira and Marcus Andre Melo
Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV) and Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE)
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Corruption, Reelection, Rouba mas Faz, Brazil

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Political Institutions, Policymaking Processes and Policy Outcomes in Brazil

IDB Working Paper No. 204
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 19 Apr 2011
Ostrom Workshop, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE), Universidade de Brasilia and Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV)
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The Surprising Success of Multiparty Presidentialism

APSA 2012 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 17 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2012
Carlos Pereira and Marcus Andre Melo
Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV) and Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE)
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Multiparty, presidentilism, checks & balances

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The Political Economy of Productivity in Brazil

IDB Working Paper No. 21
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 12 Apr 2011
Ostrom Workshop, Universidade de Brasilia, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE) and Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV)
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Taxation, Redistribution and the Social Contract in Brazil

IRIBA Working Paper: 11
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 27 Sep 2014
Marcus Andre Melo, Armando Barrientos and André Coelho
Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE), Global Development Institute and UFPE
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taxation, redistribution, social contract, governance, tax incidence

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The Political Economy of Fiscal Reform in Brazil: The Rationale for the Suboptimal Equilibrum

IDB Working Paper No. 32
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 21 Apr 2011
Marcus Andre Melo, Carlos Pereira and Saulo Santos Souza
Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE), affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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The Political Economy of Public Investments in Brazil

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Sep 2015
Marcus Andre Melo and Carlos Pereira
Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE) and Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV)
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infrastructure, Brazil, coalition management

A Conceptual Framework for Understanding Critical Transitions

NBER Workin paper no. 22144, 2016
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 13 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2016
Ostrom Workshop, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE), Universidade de Brasilia and Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV)
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A Conceptual Framework for Understanding Critical Transitions

NBER Working Paper No. w22144
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 11 Apr 2016
Ostrom Workshop, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE), Universidade de Brasilia and Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV)
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The Corruption-Enhancing Role of Re-Election Incentives? Counterintuitive Evidence from Brazil’s Audit Reports

Political Research Quarterly, Vol. 62, No. 4, pp. 731-744, 2009
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 23 Nov 2009
Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV), Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE) and Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE)
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Corruption, reelection, Accountability, political competition

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Delegation Dilemmas: Coalition Size, Electoral Risk, and Regulatory Design in New Democracies

Legislative Studies Quarterly, 2010
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 06 Oct 2009
Marcus Andre Melo, Carlos Pereira and Heitor Werneck
Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE), Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV) and National Health Regulator - ANS
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Regulation, agency design, government turnover, electoral risk

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The Predatory or Virtuous Choices Governors Make: The Roles of Checks and Balances and Political Competition

APSA 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 01 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2012
Carlos Pereira and Marcus Andre Melo
Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV) and Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE)
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Checks & balances, political competition, corruption, political institutions, Brazil

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Changing Social Contracts: Beliefs and Dissipative Inclusion in Brazil

NBER Working Paper No. w18588
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 07 Dec 2012
Ostrom Workshop, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE), Universidade de Brasilia and Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV)
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Why Countries Transition? The Case of Brazil, 1964–2016

Atlantic Economic Journal, pp 1-28, June 2016
Posted: 07 Jun 2016
Ostrom Workshop, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE), Universidade de Brasilia and Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV)

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Beliefs, Leadership, Institutions, Windows of Opportunity, Brazil, Development