2014

Culture, Growth and Economic Policy

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ISBN: 978-3-642-41439-8 (Print) 978-3-642-41440-4 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

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    Pages 1-5

    Introduction

  3. The Foundations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 7-7

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      Pages 9-18

      Human Needs and Cultural Background

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      Pages 19-28

      The Construction of Cultural Background

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      Pages 29-49

      Culture in Economic Thinking

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      Pages 51-69

      Cultural Background and Economic System

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      Pages 71-80

      The Effect of Cultural Background on Incentives, Growth and Distribution, and Vice Versa

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      Pages 81-93

      Cultural Background and Rationality

  4. The Cultural Dimensions and the Cultural Background Change

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 95-95

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      Pages 97-115

      Cultural Surveys

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      Pages 117-130

      Collectivism as an Aid or Obstacle to Economic Growth

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      Pages 131-142

      Power Distance, Uncertainty, Time and Growth

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      Pages 143-158

      The Cultural Background Change

  5. Cultural Background, Growth and Policy

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 159-159

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      Pages 161-171

      Economic Growth and Cultural Background

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      Pages 173-181

      Cultural Background, Transaction Costs and Economic Institutions

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      Pages 183-193

      The Effects of Culture, Transactions and Institutions on Opportunity Entrepreneurship

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      Pages 195-203

      The Effects of Cultural Background and Knowledge Creation on Self-Employment and Entry Density Rates

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      Pages 205-219

      Cultural Background, Growth and Economic Policy

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 221-238