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Encyclopedia of Law and Economics

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Institutional Complementarity

  • Fabio LandiniAffiliated withLUISS University Email author 
  • , Ugo PaganoAffiliated withUniversity of SienaCentral European University


Institutional complementarity refers to situation of interdependence among institutions. The present article presents a formal representation of institutional complementarity and discusses several economic applications of this concept.