ecoreforms19Panagiotis Belias
(RIEAS Research Associate)

Copyright: Research Institute for European and American Studies (
Publication date: September 15, 2019

Note: The article reflects the opinion of the author and not necessarily the views of the Research Institute for European and American Studies (RIEAS).


The debate about the effect of the quality of institutions on the economy has been researched
for centuries amongst economists. Acemoglu and Robinson (2012) posit that the reason why nations have such enormous differences in wealth is because of their institutions. Read more

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