Social Capital as Good Culture
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We are grateful to Alberto Alesina, Alberto Bisin, Paola Giuliano , Eliana La Ferrara, Emir Kamenic and Guido Tabellini for very helpful comments on a previous draft. Luigi Guiso thanks the European University Institute, Paola Sapienza the Zell Center, and Luigi Zingales the Center for Research in Security Prices(CRSP), the Stigler Center, and the Initiative on Global Markets at the University of Chicago for financial support. We thank Niels Patrick Joaquin for excellent research assistance and Janice Luce for editorial help. The views expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.