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Is there an electorally-motivated crime rate cycle? Evidence from Argentina.
(Economics Bulletin,, 2018-06-03)
Abstract In the last three decades Argentina tripled its crime rate boosting safety at the top of mayor concerns of Argentinians which leaves open the question about the behavior of incumbent governors of the 24 districts ...
TURNING A BLIND EYE TO POLICY PRESCRIPTIONS: EXPLORING THE SOURCES OF PROCYCLICAL FISCAL BEHAVIOR AT THE SUBNATIONAL LEVEL
(Public Finance and Management, 2018-11-16)
This paper analyses the fiscal behavior of subnational districts in Argentina over the business cycle. I address two questions. Is the fiscal policy of Argentine districts procyclical? If so, what is the theory that best ...