Social capital is an idea which has just recently been included into the social sciences. it's been used to provide an explanation for a chain of phenomena starting from the construction of human capital and the effectiveness of democratic associations to the relief of crime or the eradication of poverty. in spite of the fact that, there's not a basic rationalization approximately how one can create social capital. that's the goal of this booklet. extra concretely, it solutions the next questions: easy methods to create social capital? and what bills for the several shares of social capital among states? those questions are responded either theoretically and empirically, utilizing quantitative and qualitative research in addition to video game theoretic types.

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