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dc.contributor.authorBusse, Matthiasen_US
dc.contributor.authorGröning, Steffenen_US
dc.date.accessioned2011-07-07en_US
dc.date.accessioned2011-07-14T14:36:12Z-
dc.date.available2011-07-14T14:36:12Z-
dc.date.issued2011en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10419/48184-
dc.description.abstractThe paper analyses the impact of natural resource abundance on selected governance indicators. In contrast to earlier studies that are mainly confined to cross-sectional analysis, we use a panel data set with a large number of countries and an extended period of time. Moreover, we employ an instrumental variable technique to account for endogeneity. The results show that exports of natural resources have, above all, led to an increase in corruption. This result is robust to both different model specifications and an alternative indicator for natural resource abundance. For other governance indicators, such as law and order and bureaucratic quality, we either find no results or results that lack robustness.en_US
dc.language.isoengen_US
dc.publisherHWWI Institute of International Economics Hamburgen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesHWWI Research paper 106en_US
dc.subject.jelF10en_US
dc.subject.jelO13en_US
dc.subject.jelQ32en_US
dc.subject.ddc330en_US
dc.subject.keywordNatural Resourcesen_US
dc.subject.keywordResource Curseen_US
dc.subject.keywordCorruptionen_US
dc.subject.keywordGovernanceen_US
dc.titleThe resource curse revisited: Governance and natural resourcesen_US
dc.typeWorking Paperen_US
dc.identifier.ppn663755492en_US
dc.rightshttp://www.econstor.eu/dspace/Nutzungsbedingungenen_US
dc.identifier.repecRePEc:zbw:hwwirp:106-
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