International Trade and Institutional Change
NBER Working Paper No. 17675
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I am grateful to Daron Acemoglu, Michael Alexeev, Julian di Giovanni, Simon Johnson, Nuno Limao, Jaume Ventura, Josep Vilarrubia, the editor (John Morgan), two anonymous referees, and workshop participants at Dartmouth College, University of Maryland, CEPR (Stockholm), the IAE-CSIC Conference on Institutions, Contracts, and Growth (Barcelona), the Cornell-Michigan Conference on Enforcement, Evasion and Informality (Ann Arbor), and the 2011 AEA meetings (Denver) for helpful suggestions. The views expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.