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Populist Policies in the Transition to Democracy

Daniel
Mejía
Carlos Esteban
Posada
Jueves, 1 Septiembre 2005

This paper develops a political economy model that provides an explanation as for why ruling elites in oligarchic societies may rely on income redistribution to the poor (the masses) in order to prevent them from attempting a revolution. We refer to this