L’Observatoire des religions

Poster un message

En réponse à :

Church and State : An Economic Analysis

samedi 26 juillet 2008 par Keith N. Hylton, Yulia Rodionova, Fei Deng
What purpose is served by a government’s protection of religious liberty ? Many have been suggested, the most prominent of which center on the protection of freedom of belief and expression. However, since every regulation potentially interferes with religious freedom, it is useful to consider more concrete purposes that could suggest limits on the degree to which religious liberty should be protected. This paper focuses on the concrete economic consequences of state regulation of religion. (...)

En réponse à :

Church and State : An Economic Analysis

4 août 200812:49, par Philippe Simonnot
La concurrence religieuse est bénéfique Les conclusions de l’article de Keith N. Hylton, Yulia Rodionova et Fei Deng sont sans ambiguïtés : The “hard” or statistically significant results of the empirical analysis can be summarized as follows. Laws and practices burdening religion enhance corruption. Laws burdening religion reduce economic growth. Laws burdening religion enhance inequality. The “soft” or statistically weak finding is that inequality is positively associated with practices subsidizing religion. Pour la première fois, à notre connaissance, l’analyse d’Adam Smith, (...)

Site en travaux

Site en travaux

Attention : un problème technique (serveur MySQL) empêche l'accès à cette partie du site. Merci de votre compréhension.