NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH
NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH

Economic Development and the Regulation of Morally Contentious Activities

Julio J. Elias, Nicola Lacetera, Mario Macis, Paola Salardi

NBER Working Paper No. 23214
Issued in March 2017

---- Acknowledgements ----

We gratefully acknowledge the financial support of the Johns Hopkins University Catalyst Award. Laura Janss and Namrah Mirza provided excellent research assistance. We also benefited from input from Kaitlin Newman who contributed in the initial stages of this paper while working on an independent study at the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School. We thank Melissa Kearney, Michel Fafchamps and participants of the ASSA 2017 Meetings session on Institutions, Morals and Markets for their comments. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.

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