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Free and Fair Elections Attract Investment, No Matter Who's Elected. Here's Why.
The Washington Post (2016)
  • Michael Touchton, Boise State University
Abstract
If developing countries want to be prosperous and attract international investment, they should hold free and fair elections. That's the takeaway from my analysis of data on elections and net investment flows in 157 countries between 1990 and 2013, which I presented in a recent paper in International Interactions.
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Publication Date
January 8, 2016
Citation Information
Michael Touchton. "Free and Fair Elections Attract Investment, No Matter Who's Elected. Here's Why." The Washington Post (2016)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/michael_touchton/13/