The Geography of Linguistic Diversity and the Provision of Public Goods
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Gomes gratefully acknowledges financial support from the Fundación Ramón Areces, and Ortuño-Ortín thanks the Spanish Ministry of Economics and Competitiveness (grant ECO2013-42710-P). We benefitted from discussions with Boris Gershman, Stelios Michalopoulos, Ömer Özak, Diego Puga, Frédéric Robert-Nicoud, Jan Stuhler, Elisabet Viladecans and Romain Wacziarg, as well as from presentations at Essex, Heidelberg, the NBER Political Economy Meetings, the CEPR/CURE workshop in Paris, the University of Oxford CSAE Conference, the 10th CESIfo Workshop on Political Economy, the British Academy Workshop on "Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Peace Operations and Conflict Resolution". The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.