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Technology as deregulation

Djankov, Simeon, Luksic, Igor and Zhang, Eva (2022) Technology as deregulation. Financial Markets Group Discussion Papers (848). Financial Markets Group, The London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

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We present suggestive evidence that new technology has reduced business regulation globally over the 2005-2019 period, in the areas of paying corporate taxes and starting a business. Lower-income countries and countries in the French civil law tradition have deregulated the most.

Item Type: Monograph (Discussion Paper)
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Additional Information: © 2022 The Authors
Divisions: Financial Markets Group
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
H Social Sciences > HG Finance
JEL classification: O - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth > O3 - Technological Change; Research and Development > O30 - General
G - Financial Economics > G3 - Corporate Finance and Governance > G38 - Government Policy and Regulation
Date Deposited: 23 May 2023 10:45
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 12:27

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