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What are the preconditions for turnaround in failing states?

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In this paper, we analyse the preconditions for sustained policy turnarounds in failing states. Our dependent variable is the probability of the commencement of a turnaround that eventually becomes both sustained and substantial. Among the explanatory variables we focus upon resource rents, education, and aid, distinguishing between finance and technical assistance. Overall, we find that these variables have significant and large effects on the duration of state failure. Appropriate donor int...

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Lisa Chauvet More by this author
Paul Collier More by this author
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Mimeo
Publication date:
2007-01-05
URN:
uuid:030bc111-2131-4c80-8737-251b41e9414b
Local pid:
oai:economics.ouls.ox.ac.uk:13641
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English

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