The 'New Political Economy': Two Recent Books

20 Pages Posted: 3 Aug 2000

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Gilles Saint-Paul

University of Toulouse I - GREMAQ-IDEI; Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR); CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute); IZA Institute of Labor Economics

Abstract

This paper reviews two recent books on Political Economy by Allan Drazen and Torsten Persson and Guido Tabellini. It discusses some problems of the recent Political Economy literature.

Keywords: Political Economy, Macroeconomics, Economic Policy.

JEL Classification: H00, E00

Suggested Citation

Saint-Paul, Gilles, The 'New Political Economy': Two Recent Books. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=230558 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.230558

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