Persuasive Propaganda during the 2015 Argentine Ballotage
NBER Working Paper No. 26321
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We are grateful to consulting firm Wonder for data provision, to Lucia Freira and Martin Caruso Bloeck for excellent research assistance, and to Vincent Pons, Julio Rotemberg and participants at several seminars and conferences for helpful suggestions and discussions. None of the authors participated in the 2015 political campaign. Galiani was Secretary of Economic Policy of the Treasury in the Macri administration during 2017-2018, while Nicolas Dujovne served as Treasury Minister (2017-2019). In November 2015, Dujovne was a co-owner of the consulting company that generated the data for this study. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.