The Failure to Transplant Democracy, Markets, and the Rule of Law into the Developing World
The Annual Proceedings of the Wealth and Well-being of Nations, p. 29, 2011
11 Pages Posted: 22 Jun 2011 Last revised: 16 Nov 2014
Date Written: June 21, 2011
This article analyses the reason why the results have been frustrating for social reformers to promote democracy, markets, and the rule of law into the developing countries. Addressing the problem from three key dimensions: violence, perpetuity, and impersonality, the author points out that there is a fundamental error in the logic of the reformer's policies.
Keywords: consolidated violence, perpetuity, Impersonality
JEL Classification: O21
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