The Developmental State is Dead: Long Live the Developmental State!
Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association, August 29-September 1, 2013, Forthcoming
35 Pages Posted: 19 Aug 2013
Date Written: August 18, 2013
This paper considers the contribution of the developmental state literature to comparative historical analysis, with a particular emphasis on methodological issues: the role of single and comparative case studies, counter-factual analysis, the nature of historical explanation and the possibilities for causal inference in "configurative" research designs.
Keywords: developmental state, economic growth, East Asia, institutions
JEL Classification: O10, O53, O25, P51, P16, N15, N45
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