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    • Entry Liberalization and Inequality in Industrial Performance 

      Aghion, Philippe; Burgess, Robin; Redding, Stephen; Zilibotti, Fabrizio (MIT Press, 2005)
      Industrial delicensing, which began in 1985 in India marked a discrete break from a past of centrally planned industrial development. Similar liberalization episodes are taking place across the globe. We develop a simple ...
    • The Unequal Effects of Liberalization: Evidence from Dismantling the License Raj in India 

      Aghion, Philippe; Burgess, Robin; Redding, Stephen; Zilibotti, Fabrizio (American Economic Association, 2008)
      We study whether the effects on registered manufacturing output of dismantling the License Raj—a system of central controls regulating entry and production activity in this sector—vary across Indian states with different ...