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Books

African Successes: Modernization and Development
with Sebastian Edwards, David N. Weil
Forthcoming from University of Chicago Press
in African Successes Project

African Successes: Sustainable Growth
with Sebastian Edwards, David N. Weil
Forthcoming from University of Chicago Press
in African Successes Project

African Successes: Human Capital
with Sebastian Edwards, David N. Weil
Forthcoming from University of Chicago Press
in African Successes Project

African Successes: Government and Institutions
with Sebastian Edwards, David N. Weil
Forthcoming from University of Chicago Press
in African Successes Project

Working Papers and Chapters

May 2014The Surprisingly Dire Situation of Children's Education in Rural West Africa
with Peter Boone, Ila Fazzio, Kameshwari Jandhyala, Chitra Jayanty, Gangadhar Jayanty, Vimala Ramachandrin, Filipa Silva, Zhaoguo Zhan
in African Successes: Human Capital, Sebastian Edwards, Simon Johnson, and David N. Weil, editors
April 2014Disease and Development: A Reply to Bloom, Canning, and Fink
with Daron Acemoglu: w20064
December 2013The Value of Connections in Turbulent Times: Evidence from the United States
with Daron Acemoglu, Amir Kermani, James Kwak, Todd Mitton: w19701
April 2013The Surprisingly Dire Situation of Children's Education in Rural West Africa: Results from the CREO Study in Guinea-Bissau (Comprehensive Review of Education Outcomes)
with Peter Boone, Ila Fazzio, Kameshwari Jandhyala, Chitra Jayanty, Gangadhar Jayanty, Vimala Ramachandrin, Filipa Silva, Zhaoguo Zhan: w18971
April 2012Is Financial Innovation Good For The Economy?
with James Kwak
in Innovation Policy and the Economy, Volume 12, Josh Lerner and Scott Stern, editors
October 2011Ending "Too Big To Fail": Government Promises vs. Investor Perceptions
with Todd A. Gormley, Changyong Rhee: w17518
April 2011Hither Thou Shalt Come, But No Further: Reply to "The Colonial Origins of Comparative Development: An Empirical Investigation: Comment"
with Daron Acemoglu, James A. Robinson: w16966
October 2009Is Newer Better? Penn World Table Revisions and Their Impact on Growth Estimates
with William Larson, Chris Papageorgiou, Arvind Subramanian: w15455
April 2009Comment on "When Does Improving Health Raise GDP?"
in NBER Macroeconomics Annual 2008, Volume 23, Daron Acemoglu, Kenneth Rogoff and Michael Woodford, editors
The Consequences of Radical Reform: The French Revolution
with Daron Acemoglu, Davide Cantoni, James A. Robinson: w14831
May 2008When Does Policy Reform Work? The Case of Central Bank Independence
with Daron Acemoglu, Pablo Querubin, James A. Robinson: w14033
January 2008Mixing Family With Business: A Study of Thai Business Groups and the Families Behind Them
with Marianne Bertrand, Krislert Samphantharak, Antoinette Schoar: w13738
August 2007Reevaluating the Modernization Hypothesis
with Daron Acemoglu, James A. Robinson, Pierre Yared: w13334
May 2007The Prospects for Sustained Growth in Africa: Benchmarking the Constraints
with Jonathan D. Ostry, Arvind Subramanian: w13120
Malaysian Capital Controls: Macroeconomics and Institutions
with Kalpana Kochhar, Todd Mitton, Natalia Tamirisa
in Capital Controls and Capital Flows in Emerging Economies: Policies, Practices and Consequences, Sebastian Edwards, editor
June 2006Disease and Development: The Effect of Life Expectancy on Economic Growth
with Daron Acemoglu: w12269
June 2005Determinants of Vertical Integration: Finance, Contracts, and Regulation
with Daron Acemoglu, Todd Mitton: w11424
March 2005From Education to Democracy?
with Daron Acemoglu, James A. Robinson, Pierre Yared: w11204
Income and Democracy
with Daron Acemoglu, James Robinson, Pierre Yared: w11205
June 2004Institutions, Volatility, and Crises
with Daron Acemoglu, James Robinson
in Growth and Productivity in East Asia, NBER-East Asia Seminar on Economics, Volume 13, Takatoshi Ito and Andrew K. Rose, editors
May 2004Institutions as the Fundamental Cause of Long-Run Growth
with Daron Acemoglu, James Robinson: w10481
January 2004Privatization and Corporate Governance
with Andrei Shleifer
in Governance, Regulation, and Privatization in the Asia-Pacific Region, NBER East Asia Seminar on Economics, Volume 12, Takatoshi Ito and Anne O. Krueger, editors
September 2003Propping and Tunneling
with Eric Friedman, Todd Mitton: w9949
Unbundling Institutions
with Daron Acemoglu: w9934
December 2002The Rise of Europe: Atlantic Trade, Institutional Change and Economic Growth
with Daron Acemoglu, James Robinson: w9378
August 2002Institutional Causes, Macroeconomic Symptoms: Volatility, Crises and Growth
with Daron Acemoglu, James Robinson, Yunyong Thaicharoen: w9124
March 2002Property Rights and Finance
with John McMillan, Christopher Woodruff: w8852
October 2001Cronyism and Capital Controls: Evidence from Malaysia
with Todd Mitton: w8521
Courts and Relational Contracts
with John McMillan, Christopher Woodruff: w8572
September 2001Reversal of Fortune: Geography and Institutions in the Making of the Modern World Income Distribution
with Daron Acemoglu, James A. Robinson: w8460
June 2000The Colonial Origins of Comparative Development: An Empirical Investigation
with Daron Acemoglu, James A. Robinson: w7771
February 2000Tunnelling
with Rafael La Porta, Florencio Lopez-de-Silanes, Andrei Shleifer: w7523
December 1999Coase v. the Coasians
with Andrei Shleifer: w7447
January 1994Private Business in Eastern Europe
in The Transition in Eastern Europe, Volume 2: Restructuring, Olivier Blanchard, Kenneth Froot, Jeffrey Sachs, eds.
January PublicationIntroduction to "African Successes: Modernization and Development"
with Sebastian Edwards, David N. Weil
in African Successes: Modernization and Development, Sebastian Edwards, Simon Johnson, and David N. Weil, editors
Introduction to "African Successes: Human Capital"
with Sebastian Edwards, David N. Weil
in African Successes: Human Capital, Sebastian Edwards, Simon Johnson, and David N. Weil, editors
Introduction to "African Successes: Government and Institutions"
with Sebastian Edwards, David N. Weil
in African Successes: Government and Institutions, Sebastian Edwards, Simon Johnson, and David N. Weil, editors
Introduction to "African Successes: Sustainable Growth"
with Sebastian Edwards, David N. Weil
in African Successes: Sustainable Growth, Sebastian Edwards, Simon Johnson, and David N. Weil, editors

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