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Abstract

This paper presents an index of institutionalized social technologies covering its two main dimensions namely Risk reducing technologies and Anti Rent seeking technologies and in turn covers several social, institutional, political and economic aspects. Specifically it attempted to classify and measure various types of institutions based on a theoretical framework, these institutional indicators are then aggregated to measure cross country institutional qualities of 141 countries. We also test provide a comparison with other major indices.



Item Type: MPRA Paper -

Original Title: Institutionalized Social Technologies Index: A Global Perspective-

Language: English-

Keywords: institutions; social technologies; social capital; index; weighting; world; aggregation; principal component; rent seeking; risk; corruption; property rights; index; normalization-

Subjects: D - Microeconomics > D2 - Production and Organizations > D23 - Organizational Behavior ; Transaction Costs ; Property RightsZ - Other Special Topics > Z1 - Cultural Economics ; Economic Sociology ; Economic AnthropologyC - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C4 - Econometric and Statistical Methods: Special Topics > C43 - Index Numbers and AggregationO - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth > O4 - Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity > O43 - Institutions and GrowthD - Microeconomics > D0 - General > D02 - Institutions: Design, Formation, Operations, and ImpactP - Economic Systems > P4 - Other Economic Systems > P48 - Political Economy ; Legal Institutions ; Property Rights ; Natural Resources ; Energy ; Environment ; Regional StudiesZ - Other Special Topics > Z1 - Cultural Economics ; Economic Sociology ; Economic Anthropology > Z13 - Economic Sociology ; Economic Anthropology ; Social and Economic StratificationD - Microeconomics > D7 - Analysis of Collective Decision-Making > D72 - Political Processes: Rent-Seeking, Lobbying, Elections, Legislatures, and Voting BehaviorP - Economic Systems > P2 - Socialist Systems and Transitional Economies > P26 - Political Economy ; Property Rights-





Author: Siddiqui, Danish Ahmed

Source: https://mpra.ub.uni-muenchen.de/19746/







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