THE BLACK BOX OF CULTURAL TRANSMISSION An empirical analysis of the evolution of social capital.
Winje, Even Joachim Aarebrot;
Subject: Social | Capital | evolution | cultural | transmission | intergenerational | intragenerational | Africa | slave | trade | values | beliefs | trust | trustworthiness | Nathan | Nathan | Nunn | Leonard | Wantchekon | Guiso | Tabellini | multiple | equilibria | two | way | micro | macro | relationship
Social capital have gained wide acceptance within the economic discourse in recent decades. Researchers have argued that social capital and culture influence a wide range of economic and political outcomes. This thesis aims to contribute to the understanding of the evol... View more