Role of Youth Bulge, Corruption and Government Size in Explaining Political Instability: A Cross-national Analysis.

  • Nasser Salim Al-Jabri

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis


This thesis examines the impact of youth bulge, corruption and government size on political instability moderated by socioeconomic and political factors. The impact is examined using two stages least square (2SLS) in a sample that comprises 139 countries from 1984 to 2013. Furthermore, this is examined using the following sub-samples:Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) countries,democratic countries, oil countries and Middle East and North Africa region (MENA) countries.
Date of Award7 Oct 2017
Original languageEnglish
SupervisorNeil Campbell (Supervisor), Shrabani Saha (Supervisor) & SafdarUllah Khan (Supervisor)

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