2011–2015

Promise voters to pad their wallets, and they will listen

IFN Newsletter No. 2, 2015

Author(s): Henrik Jordahl

Promise voters to pad their wallets, and they will listen Henrik Jordahl

Do pork barrel politics really change voting behavior? IFN researchers measured the effect of high-profile pledges on child care in Swedish elections – with surprising results, writes Henrik Jordahl.


Reference:

Jordahl, Henrik (2015), "Promise voters to pad their wallets, and they will listen". IFN Newsletter No. 2, 2015.

Henrik Jordahl

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The authors of this book, Niklas Elert, Magnus Henrekson and Mikael Stenkula, advise the economies of the European Union to become more entrepreneurial in promoting innovation and economic growth. The authors propose a reform strategy with respect to several aspects to achieve this goal.

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