Title:Why are Developing Countries so Resistant to the Rule of Law?
Author(s):WEINGAST, Barry R.Date:2009Type of Publication:OtherSeries/Report no.:EUI MWP LS; 2009/02Abstract:This paper draws on my new book (North, Wallis, and Weingast 2009) to provide a new explanation
for why it is so difficult to transplant institutions, such as markets and democracy, from developed
societies into developing ...