RANKING OF NON-LOCAL PERCEPTIONS: INSTITUTIONS

TRICHOTOMY FORM, SIMPLE MAJORITY RULE

FACTORS CONSIDERED DIRECT AGENTS

FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS

NON-FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS

ALL INSTITUTIONS

1. THE EXPANSION OF THE AGRICULTURAL FRONTIER

VI

VI

VI

2. THE EXPANSION OF THE CATTLE RANCHING FRONTIER

VI

VI

VI

3. THE LEVELS OF NATIONAL INCOME

I

I

I

4. THE CONSTRUCTION OF ROADS AND RAILROAD TRACKS

VI

I

I

5. THE EXPORTS OF AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS

I

I

I

6. THE EXPORTS OF LIVESTOCK PRODUCTS

I

NI

NI

7. THE EXTERNAL DEBT

I

NI

NI

8. PRODUCTION/CONSUMPTION OF ROUNDWOOD

I

I

I

9. PRODUCTION/CONSUMPTION OF FUELWOOD AND CHARCOAL

I

I

I

10. PRODUCTION/CONSUMPTION OF INDUSTRIAL RAOUNWOOD

NI

I

I

11. POPULATION LEVELS

I

NI

I

 

 

 

 

  

RULE:

VI > I > NI OR VI > NI > I-----> VI

I > NI > VI OR I > VI > NI-----> I

NI > I > VI OR NI > VI > I------> NI

VI = I AND NI = 0 -----> VI

VI = I AND NI > 0 -----> I

VI = NI AND I = 0 -----> VI

VI = NI AND I > 0 -----> NI

I = NI AND VI = 0 -----> NI

I = NI AND VI > 0 ------> I

VI = I = NI -------> I

NI = NOT IMPORTANT

I = IMPORTANT

VI = VERY IMPORTANT

 

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