The Long-Run Effects of the Scramble for Africa
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We thank Alberto Alesina, Maarten Bosker, Francesco Caselli, Jeremiah Dittmar, James Fenske, Federico Finan, David Laitin, Horacio Larreguy Arbesú, Stathis Kalyvas, Janina Matuszeski, Ted Miguel, Nathan Nunn, Gregorios Siourounis, Neils Weidman, Andreas Wimmer, and participants at the AEA meetings in Denver, Yale, UC Berkeley, Princeton, ALBA, UC Irvine, UC Merced, American University, Brown, Institute for Economic Analysis and Autonoma University, George Washington University, CERGE-EI, the NBER Political Economy meetings, the NBER Summer Institute Meetings on the Development of the American Economy and Income Distribution and Macroeconomics for useful comments and suggestions. All errors are our sole responsibility. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.