Rules Without Enforcement are But Words on Paper
Revista de Economía Institucional, Vol. 11, No. 21, Second Semester 2009
11 Pages Posted: 16 Aug 2011
Date Written: January 13, 2010
This paper synthesizes extensive research conducted by colleagues from a wide diversity of disciplines that examines the relationships between the social systems and ecological systems they use. One of the key observations is that efforts to design general-purpose blueprints frequently fail. The variety of conditions of an ecological system rarely fit a single scheme for good institutions for a large region.
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Keywords: rules, social systems, ecological systems
JEL Classification: B52, Q57
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