Browsing Department of Economics (ECO) by Author "BROU, Daniel"
Title:Rent Seeking, Market Structure and Growth Author(s):BROU, Daniel; RUTA, MicheleDate:2007Type of Publication:Working PaperSeries/Report no.:EUI ECO; 2007/03Abstract:We construct a model where firms compete in both political and economic markets. In political markets, firms compete for influence over government transfer policy (rents). This activity can be beneficial for the firm, but ...