Political institutions and the development of telecomunications

Research, Preprint English OPEN
Andonova, Veneta Stefanova; Díaz Serrano, Lluís;
  • Publisher: Xarxa de Referència en Economia Aplicada (XREAP)
  • Subject: 33 - Economia | Political constraints, Telecommunications, GMM, Economic development. | Política de la telecomunicació | Desenvolupament econòmic | Telecomunicació
    • jel: jel:E32 | jel:R10

It has traditionally been argued that the development of telecommunications infrastructure is dependent on the quality of countries’ political institutions. We estimate the effect of political institutions on the diffusion of three telecommunications services and find i... View more
  • References (25)
    25 references, page 1 of 3

    Andonova, V. (2006). Mobile Phones, the Internet and the Institutional Environment. Telecommunications Policy, 30, 29-45.

    Arellano, M. and S. Bond. (1991). Some Tests of Specification for Panel Data: Monte Carlo Evidence and an Application to Employment Equations. The Review of Economic Studies, 58(2), 277-97.

    Arellano, M. and O. Bover. (1995). Another Look at the Instrumental Variable Estimation of Errorcomponents models. Journal of Econometrics, 68, 29-51.

    Aschauer, D. (1989a). Is Public expenditure Productive? Journal of Monetary Economics, 23, 177- 200.

    Aschauer, D. (1989b). Does Public Capital Crowd out Private Capital? Journal of Monetary Economics, 24, 171-188.

    Bergara, M., Henisz, W. and P. Spiller. (1998). Political Institutions and Electric Utility Investment: a Cross-Nation Analysis. California Management Review, 40(2), 18-35.

    Berndt, E. and C. Morrison. (1995). High-tech Capital Formation and Economic Performance in U.S. Manufacturing Industries: An Explanatory Analysis. Journal of Econometrics, 65(1), 9- 43.

    Blundell, R. and S. Bond. (1998). Initial Conditions and Moment Restrictions in Dynamic Panel Data Models. Journal of Econometrics, 87, 115-43.

    Bond, S. (2002). Dynamic Panel Data Models: A Guide to Micro Data Methods and Practice. Working Paper 09/02. Institute for Fiscal Studies, London.

    Brynjolfsson, E. and L. Hitt. (1996). Paradox Lost? Firm-level Evidence on the Returns to Information Systems Spending. Management Science, 42(4), 541-558.

  • Metrics
Share - Bookmark