The Political Economy of Ideas: On Ideas Versus Interests in Policymaking
NBER Working Paper No. 24467
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We gratefully acknowledge discussions with and comments of Tim Besley, Sumon Majumdar, Debraj Ray and Kenneth Shepsle. Raghul Venkatesh provided superb research assistance. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.