Peronist Beliefs and Interventionist Policies
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We thank Esteban Aranda for suggestions and exceptional research assistance and Andres Velasco for introducing us to Acario Cotapos. We also thank Juan Carlos Torre, Torcuato Di Tella, Lucas Llach, Juan Carlos de Pablo as well as participants at the Argentine Exceptionalism seminar in Cambridge 2009, for helpful comments and discussions. For support, Di Tella thanks the Canadian Institute for Advance Research. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.