'Fiscal Capacity, Democratic Institutions and Social Welfare Outcomes in Developing Countries'

In this article, the authors gauge the various determinants of social sector spending captured by social protection and education spending in a cross section of developing countries

Written by Syed Mansoob Murshed, Brahim Bergougui, Muhammad Badiuzzaman, Mohammad Habibullah Pulok, the authors argue that political will is just as important as fiscal capacity for resource allocation.

'Fiscal Capacity, Democratic Institutions and Social Welfare Outcomes in Developing Countries' Defence and Peace Economics (20200912): 1-26.

Professor
PhD student
Brahim Bergougui
PhD student
Researcher
Mohammad Habibullah Pulok