Choosing not to choose: On the link between information and abstention

Tom Coupé, Abdul Noury

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Abstract

We use a dataset that allows us to circumvent a number of estimation difficulties that have plagued previous studies of the relationship between information and abstention. Our results show that information is a major determinant of abstention.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)261-265
Number of pages5
JournalEconomics Letters
Volume84
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 1 2004

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Keywords

  • Abstention
  • Information
  • Roll off

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  • Economics and Econometrics
  • Finance

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Choosing not to choose : On the link between information and abstention. / Coupé, Tom; Noury, Abdul.

In: Economics Letters, Vol. 84, No. 2, 01.08.2004, p. 261-265.

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