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date: 14 December 2019

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This article discusses the concept of economic institutions and its relationship with political institutions. It looks at economic institutions and institutionalism, economic institutions and economic regulation, and economic institutions and capitalism. The last section of the article discusses economic institutions and democratic government. The article also introduces the concept of principal-agent problems.

Keywords: economic institutions, political institutions, relationship, institutionalism, economic regulation, capitalism, democratic government, principal-agent problems

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