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Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research (IGIER), Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi (Bocconi University), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2014

  1. Political Budget Cycles: Evidence from Italian Cities
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
  2. Public Goods and Ethnic Diversity: Evidence from Deforestation in Indonesia
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

2013

  1. Birthplace Diversity and Economic Prosperity
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (15)
    Also in CReAM Discussion Paper Series, Centre for Research and Analysis of Migration (CReAM), Department of Economics, University College London (2013) Downloads View citations (18)
  2. Culture and Institutions
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Family Ties
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (12)
  4. Nation Building
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)

2012

  1. Ethnic Inequality
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (12)
  2. The Output Effect of Fiscal Consolidations
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (25)
  3. The design of fiscal adjustments
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Chapter (2013)

2011

  1. A Test of Racial Bias in Capital Sentencing
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
  2. Fertility and the Plough
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (13)
  3. On the Origins of Gender Roles: Women and the Plough
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (25)
  4. The Electoral Consequences of Large Fiscal Adjustments
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Chapter (2012)

2010

  1. Family Values and the Regulation of Labor
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (29)
  2. Regulation Versus Taxation
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (8)
  3. The Politics of Monetary Policy
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (18)

2009

  1. Family Ties and Political Participation
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (9)
  2. Large Changes in Fiscal Policy: Taxes Versus Spending
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (73)
    See also Chapter (2010)
  3. Preferences for Redistribution
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (61)
  4. The Evolution of Ideology, Fairness and Redistribution
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)

2008

  1. Ambiguity and Extremism in Elections
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)
  2. Do Women Pay More for Credit? Evidence from Italy
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (19)
  3. Segregation and the Quality of Government in a Cross-Section of Countries
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)
  4. The Euro and Structural Reforms
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Chapter (2010)
    Journal Article in Review of Economics and Institutions (2011)

2007

  1. Democracy, Technology, and Growth
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (18)
  2. Gender Based Taxation and the Division of Family Chores
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (21)
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) (2007) Downloads View citations (49)
  3. The Power of the Family
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (58)

2006

  1. Artificial States
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research Downloads View citations (13)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2006) Downloads View citations (13)
    Working Papers, Center for Global Development (2006) Downloads View citations (13)
  2. Divorce, Fertility and the Shot Gun Marriage
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research (2006) Downloads View citations (2)
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) (2006) Downloads View citations (15)
  3. Technology and Labor Regulations
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (15)
  4. Who Adjusts and When? On the Political Economy of Reforms
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (27)
    Also in Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research (2006) Downloads View citations (28)

2005

  1. Bureaucrats or Politicians?
    Levine's Working Paper Archive, David K. Levine Downloads
    Also in Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research (2003) Downloads View citations (7)
    Working Papers, IGIER (Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research), Bocconi University (2003) Downloads View citations (5)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2004) Downloads View citations (18)
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2004) Downloads View citations (18)
  2. Choosing Electoral Rules: Theory and Evidence from US Cities
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research (2005) Downloads View citations (4)
  3. Corruption, Inequality and Fairness
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (22)
    Also in Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research (2005) Downloads View citations (24)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Monetary Economics (2005)
  4. Good bye Lenin (or not?): The Effect of Communism on People's Preferences
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (51)
    Also in Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research (2005) Downloads View citations (2)
  5. Why Do Politicians Delegate?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research (2005) Downloads View citations (7)
    Levine's Bibliography, UCLA Department of Economics (2005) Downloads View citations (7)
  6. Why Is Fiscal Policy Often Procyclical?
    Working Papers, IGIER (Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research), Bocconi University Downloads View citations (17)
    Also in Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research (2005) Downloads View citations (39)
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich (2005) Downloads View citations (40)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2005) Downloads View citations (56)
    Levine's Bibliography, UCLA Department of Economics (2005) Downloads View citations (40)
  7. Work and Leisure in the U. S. and Europe: Why so Different?
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research Downloads View citations (38)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2005) Downloads View citations (93)

    See also Chapter (2006)

2004

  1. Ethnic Diversity and Economic Performance
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (75)
    Also in Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research (2003) Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Fairness and Redistribution
    NajEcon Working Paper Reviews, www.najecon.org Downloads View citations (47)
    Also in Levine's Bibliography, UCLA Department of Economics (2004) Downloads View citations (4)
  3. The European Union: A Politically Incorrect View
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (36)
    Also in Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research (2004) Downloads View citations (35)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Perspectives (2004)

2003

  1. Choosing (And Reneging On) Exchange Rate Regimes
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research Downloads View citations (47)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2003) Downloads View citations (30)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of the European Economic Association (2006)
  2. Fairness and Redistribution: U.S. versus Europe
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (10)
    Also in Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research (2002) Downloads View citations (4)
  3. Fractionalization
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (93)
    Also in Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research (2002) Downloads View citations (62)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Growth (2003)
  4. International Unions
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2005)
  5. Regulation and Investment
    OECD Economics Department Working Papers, OECD Publishing Downloads View citations (25)
    Also in Boston College Working Papers in Economics, Boston College Department of Economics (2002) Downloads View citations (1)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2003) Downloads View citations (46)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of the European Economic Association (2005)
  6. Trade, Growth, and the Size of Countries
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research Downloads View citations (28)
    See also Chapter (2005)

2002

  1. Endogenous Political Institutions
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (26)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2002) Downloads View citations (37)
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research (2002) Downloads View citations (26)

    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2004)
  2. Optimal Currency Areas
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research Downloads View citations (76)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2002) Downloads View citations (83)

    See also Chapter (2003)
  3. Political Jurisdictions in Heterogeneous Communities
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2000) Downloads View citations (9)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Political Economy (2004)
  4. The Size of Countries: Does it Matter?
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research Downloads View citations (6)
  5. What Does the European Union Do?
    EUI-RSCAS Working Papers, European University Institute (EUI), Robert Schuman Centre of Advanced Studies (RSCAS) Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2001) Downloads View citations (19)
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research (2001) Downloads View citations (17)

    See also Journal Article in Public Choice (2005)

2001

  1. Inequality and Happiness: Are Europeans and Americans Different?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (54)
    Also in Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research (2001) Downloads View citations (45)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2004)
  2. Institutional Rules for Federations
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (19)
    Also in Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research (2001) Downloads View citations (25)
  3. Preferences for Redistribution in the Land of Opportunities
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research Downloads View citations (39)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2001) Downloads View citations (36)
    Working Papers, IGIER (Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research), Bocconi University Downloads View citations (17)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2005)
  4. The Political Economy of International Unions
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research Downloads View citations (31)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2001) Downloads View citations (29)
  5. War, Peace and the Size of Countries
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2005)
  6. Why Doesn't The US Have a European-Style Welfare State?
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research Downloads View citations (37)
  7. Why Doesn't the US Have a European-Style Welfare System?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (47)

2000

  1. Currency Unions
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (25)
    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2002)
  2. Fiscal Policy, Profits, and Investment
    Boston College Working Papers in Economics, Boston College Department of Economics Downloads View citations (32)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1999) Downloads View citations (61)
  3. The Determinants of Trust
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (39)
  4. The Political Economy of the Budget Surplus in the U.S
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)

1999

  1. Do Corrupt Governments Receive Less Foreign Aid?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (38)
  2. Is Europe Going Too Far?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (40)
    See also Journal Article in Carnegie-Rochester Conference Series on Public Policy (1999)
  3. Participation in Heterogeneous Communities
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (18)
    Also in Working Papers, IGIER (Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research), Bocconi University Downloads View citations (315)

    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2000)
  4. Public goods and ethnic divisions
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (533)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1997) Downloads View citations (17)

    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (1999)
  5. Redistribution Through Public Employment
    IMF Working Papers, International Monetary Fund Downloads View citations (12)
  6. Redistribution Through Public Employment: The Case of Italy
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (71)

1998

  1. Redistributive Public Employment
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Urban Economics (2000)
  2. Who Gives Foreign Aid to Whom and Why?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Growth (2000)

1997

  1. Economic Integration and Political Disintegration
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (25)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2000)
  2. Openness, Country Size and the Government
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (21)

1996

  1. Budget Deficits and Budget Institutions
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (78)
    Also in IMF Working Papers, International Monetary Fund (1996) Downloads View citations (66)

    See also Chapter (1999)
  2. Budget Institutions and Fiscal Performance in Latin America
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (35)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (1999)
  3. Fiscal Adjustments in OECD Countries
    IMF Working Papers, International Monetary Fund Downloads View citations (81)
  4. Fiscal Adjustments in OECD Countries: Composition and Macroeconomic Effects
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (93)
  5. International Conflict, Defense Spending and the Size of Countries
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)
  6. The Costs and Benefits of Fiscal Rules: Evidence from U.S. States
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (45)

1995

  1. Economic Risk and Political Risk in Fiscal Unions
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (1998)
  2. Fiscal Expansions and Fiscal Adjustments in OECD Countries
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (193)
  3. On the Number and Size of Nations
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (1997)

1994

  1. The Political Economy of Budget Deficits
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (108)
  2. The Welfare State and Competitiveness
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (1997)

1993

  1. Income Distribution, Political Instability, and Investment
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (52)
    See also Journal Article in European Economic Review (1996)
  2. On the Feasibility of a One or Multi-Speed European Monetary Union
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (28)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (1993) Downloads View citations (22)
  3. The Political Economy of Capital Controls
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (52)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1993) Downloads View citations (11)

1992

  1. Macroeconomic Policy and Elections in OECD Democracies
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (39)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1991) Downloads View citations (9)
  2. Menus of Linear Income Tax Schedules
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)
  3. Political Instability and Economic Growth
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (160)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Growth (1996)
  4. Political models of macroeconomic policy and fiscal reform
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (11)

1991

  1. A Model of the Political Economy of the United States
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in GSIA Working Papers, Carnegie Mellon University, Tepper School of Business (1990) View citations (8)
  2. Distributive Politics and Economic Growth
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (28)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1991) Downloads View citations (43)

    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (1994)
  3. The European Central Bank: Reshaping Monetary Politics in Europe
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (30)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (1991) Downloads View citations (7)
  4. Why Are Stabilizations Delayed?
    Working Papers, Tel Aviv - the Sackler Institute of Economic Studies View citations (523)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1989) Downloads View citations (20)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (1991)
  5. Why Are There So Many Divided Senate Delegations?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)

1990

  1. FISCAL ADJUSTMENT, THE REAL EXCHANGE RATE AND AUSTRALIAN'S EXTERNAL IMBALANCE
    CEPR Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Policy Research, Research School of Economics, Australian National University
  2. Political Cycles in OECD Economies
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (9)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1990) Downloads View citations (13)

    See also Journal Article in Review of Economic Studies (1992)

1989

  1. MODERATING ELECTIONS
    Working papers, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Department of Economics View citations (4)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1989) Downloads View citations (4)
  2. PUBLIC CONFIDENCE AND DEBT MANAGEMENT: A MODEL AND A CASE STUDY OF ITALY
    Working Papers, California Los Angeles - Applied Econometrics View citations (3)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1989) Downloads View citations (58)
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (1989) Downloads View citations (18)

1988

  1. External Debt, Capital Flight and Political Risk
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (1988) Downloads View citations (2)
    UCLA Economics Working Papers, UCLA Department of Economics (1988) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of International Economics (1989)
  2. Partisan Cycles in Congressional Elections and the Macroeconomy
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (10)
  3. Voting on the Budget Deficit
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1988) Downloads
    UCLA Economics Working Papers, UCLA Department of Economics (1988) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (1990)

1987

  1. A Positive Theory of Fiscal Deficits and Government Debt in a Democracy
    UCLA Economics Working Papers, UCLA Department of Economics Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1987) Downloads View citations (15)
  2. An Overlapping Generations Model of Electoral Competition
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (1988)
  3. The Politics of Ambiguity
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (1990)

1986

  1. Political Parties and the Business Cycle in the United States, 1948-1984
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Money, Credit and Banking (1988)

Journal Articles

2011

  1. The Euro and Structural Reforms
    Review of Economics and Institutions, 2011, 2, (1) Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Chapter (2010)
    Working Paper (2008)

2006

  1. Choosing (and Reneging on) Exchange Rate Regimes
    Journal of the European Economic Association, 2006, 4, (4), 770-799 Downloads View citations (34)
    See also Working Paper (2003)
  2. Conflict, defense spending, and the number of nations
    European Economic Review, 2006, 50, (1), 91-120 Downloads View citations (24)
  3. Reply to Blankart and Koester's Political Economics versus Public Choice Two Views of Political Economy in Competition
    Kyklos, 2006, 59, (2), 201-208 Downloads View citations (1)

2005

  1. Corruption, inequality, and fairness
    Journal of Monetary Economics, 2005, 52, (7), 1227-1244 Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  2. International Unions
    American Economic Review, 2005, 95, (3), 602-615 Downloads View citations (64)
    See also Working Paper (2003)
  3. Preferences for redistribution in the land of opportunities
    Journal of Public Economics, 2005, 89, (5-6), 897-931 Downloads View citations (238)
    See also Working Paper (2001)
  4. Regulation And Investment
    Journal of the European Economic Association, 2005, 3, (4), 791-825 Downloads View citations (94)
    See also Working Paper (2003)
  5. War, peace, and the size of countries
    Journal of Public Economics, 2005, 89, (7), 1333-1354 Downloads View citations (45)
    See also Working Paper (2001)
  6. What does the European Union do?
    Public Choice, 2005, 123, (3), 275-319 Downloads View citations (20)
    See also Working Paper (2002)

2004

  1. Endogenous Political Institutions
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2004, 119, (2), 565-611 Downloads View citations (88)
    See also Working Paper (2002)
  2. European Financial Market Integration
    World Economics, 2004, 5, (3), 139-158 Downloads
  3. Inequality and happiness: are Europeans and Americans different?
    Journal of Public Economics, 2004, 88, (9-10), 2009-2042 Downloads View citations (250)
    See also Working Paper (2001)
  4. Political Jurisdictions in Heterogeneous Communities
    Journal of Political Economy, 2004, 112, (2), 348-396 Downloads View citations (78)
    See also Working Paper (2002)
  5. The European Union: A Politically Incorrect View
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2004, 18, (4), 27-48 Downloads View citations (35)
    See also Working Paper (2004)

2003

  1. Fractionalization
    Journal of Economic Growth, 2003, 8, (2), 155-94 Downloads View citations (378)
    See also Working Paper (2003)
  2. Joseph Schumpeter Lecture: The Size of Countries: Does it Matter?
    Journal of the European Economic Association, 2003, 1, (2-3), 301-316 Downloads View citations (2)

2002

  1. Currency Unions
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2002, 117, (2), 409-436 Downloads View citations (155)
    See also Working Paper (2000)
  2. Who trusts others?
    Journal of Public Economics, 2002, 85, (2), 207-234 Downloads View citations (352)

2001

  1. Dollarization
    American Economic Review, 2001, 91, (2), 381-385 Downloads View citations (16)
  2. The Political Economy of the Budget Surplus in the United States: Response
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2001, 15, (4), 221-221 Downloads

2000

  1. Economic Integration and Political Disintegration
    American Economic Review, 2000, 90, (5), 1276-1296 Downloads View citations (155)
    See also Working Paper (1997)
  2. Participation In Heterogeneous Communities
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2000, 115, (3), 847-904 Downloads View citations (315)
    See also Working Paper (1999)
  3. Polarized platforms and moderate policies with checks and balances
    Journal of Public Economics, 2000, 75, (1), 1-20 Downloads View citations (21)
  4. Redistributive Public Employment
    Journal of Urban Economics, 2000, 48, (2), 219-241 Downloads View citations (64)
    See also Working Paper (1998)
  5. The Political Economy of the Budget Surplus in the United States
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2000, 14, (3), 3-19 Downloads View citations (12)
  6. Who Gives Foreign Aid to Whom and Why?
    Journal of Economic Growth, 2000, 5, (1), 33-63 Downloads View citations (464)
    See also Working Paper (1998)

1999

  1. Budget institutions and fiscal performance in Latin America
    Journal of Development Economics, 1999, 59, (2), 253-273 Downloads View citations (92)
    See also Working Paper (1996)
  2. Is Europe going too far?
    Carnegie-Rochester Conference Series on Public Policy, 1999, 51, (1), 1-42 Downloads View citations (46)
    See also Working Paper (1999)
  3. Public Goods And Ethnic Divisions
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1999, 114, (4), 1243-1284 Downloads View citations (534)
    See also Working Paper (1999)

1998

  1. Economic Risk and Political Risk in Fiscal Unions
    Economic Journal, 1998, 108, (449), 989-1008 Downloads View citations (24)
    See also Working Paper (1995)
  2. Openness, country size and government
    Journal of Public Economics, 1998, 69, (3), 305-321 Downloads View citations (182)
  3. Tales of fiscal adjustment
    Economic Policy, 1998, 13, (27), 487-545 Downloads View citations (78)

1997

  1. On the Number and Size of Nations
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1997, 112, (4), 1027-56 View citations (418)
    See also Working Paper (1995)
  2. The Welfare State and Competitiveness
    American Economic Review, 1997, 87, (5), 921-39 Downloads View citations (111)
    See also Working Paper (1994)

1996

  1. A Theory of Divided Government
    Econometrica, 1996, 64, (6), 1311-41 Downloads View citations (86)
  2. Fiscal Discipline and the Budget Process
    American Economic Review, 1996, 86, (2), 401-07 Downloads View citations (48)
  3. Income distribution, political instability, and investment
    European Economic Review, 1996, 40, (6), 1203-1228 Downloads View citations (324)
    See also Working Paper (1993)
  4. Political Instability and Economic Growth
    Journal of Economic Growth, 1996, 1, (2), 189-211 View citations (261)
    See also Working Paper (1992)
  5. The 1992, 1994 and 1996 Elections: A Comment and a Forecast
    Public Choice, 1996, 88, (1-2), 115-25 View citations (1)

1995

  1. Independent Central Banks: Low Inflation at No Cost?
    American Economic Review, 1995, 85, (2), 196-200 Downloads View citations (69)
  2. Taxation and redistribution in an open economy
    European Economic Review, 1995, 39, (5), 961-979 Downloads View citations (27)
  3. Togetheror separately? Issues on the costs and benefits of political and fiscal unions
    European Economic Review, 1995, 39, (3-4), 751-758 Downloads View citations (25)

1994

  1. Distributive Politics and Economic Growth
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1994, 109, (2), 465-90 Downloads View citations (963)
    See also Working Paper (1991)
  2. The Political Economy of Growth: A Critical Survey of the Recent Literature
    World Bank Economic Review, 1994, 8, (3), 351-71 View citations (83)

1993

  1. Central Bank Independence and Macroeconomic Performance: Some Comparative Evidence
    Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 1993, 25, (2), 151-62 Downloads View citations (328)
  2. Electoral business cycle in industrial democracies
    European Journal of Political Economy, 1993, 9, (1), 1-23 Downloads View citations (21)

1992

  1. Political Cycles in OECD Economies
    Review of Economic Studies, 1992, 59, (4), 663-88 Downloads View citations (101)
    See also Working Paper (1990)
  2. Positive and normative theories of public debt and inflation in historical perspective
    European Economic Review, 1992, 36, (2-3), 337-344 Downloads View citations (4)

1991

  1. Why Are Stabilizations Delayed?
    American Economic Review, 1991, 81, (5), 1170-88 Downloads View citations (517)
    See also Working Paper (1991)

1990

  1. A Positive Theory of Fiscal Deficits and Government Debt
    Review of Economic Studies, 1990, 57, (3), 403-14 Downloads View citations (263)
  2. The Politics of Ambiguity
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1990, 105, (4), 829-50 Downloads View citations (76)
    See also Working Paper (1987)
  3. Voting on the Budget Deficit
    American Economic Review, 1990, 80, (1), 37-49 Downloads View citations (192)
    See also Working Paper (1988)

1989

  1. Deuda externa, fuga de capitales y riesgo político
    Estudios Económicos, 1989, 4, (2), 237-260 Downloads
  2. External debt, capital flight and political risk
    Journal of International Economics, 1989, 27, (3-4), 199-220 Downloads View citations (84)
    See also Working Paper (1988)
  3. Global macroeconomics: Ralph Bryant and Richard Portes, eds., (Macmillan Press, in association with CEPR, London, 1987) pp. 256, $55.00
    Journal of International Economics, 1989, 26, (3-4), 396-399 Downloads

1988

  1. Alternative monetary regimes: A review essay
    Journal of Monetary Economics, 1988, 21, (1), 175-183 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. An overlapping generations model of electoral competition
    Journal of Public Economics, 1988, 37, (3), 359-379 Downloads View citations (51)
    See also Working Paper (1987)
  3. Credibility and politics
    European Economic Review, 1988, 32, (2-3), 542-550 Downloads View citations (91)
  4. Political Parties and the Business Cycle in the United States, 1948-1984
    Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 1988, 20, (1), 63-82 Downloads View citations (20)
    See also Working Paper (1986)

1987

  1. Macroeconomic Policy in a Two-Party System as a Repeated Game
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1987, 102, (3), 651-78 Downloads View citations (191)
  2. Rules and Discretion with Noncoordinated Monetary and Fiscal Policies
    Economic Inquiry, 1987, 25, (4), 619-30 View citations (108)

Books

2013

  1. Fiscal Policy after the Financial Crisis
    NBER Books, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc

2010

  1. Europe and the Euro
    NBER Books, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc View citations (15)

1991

  1. Politics and Economics in the Eighties
    NBER Books, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc View citations (19)

Chapters

2013

  1. The Design of Fiscal Adjustments
    A chapter in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 27, 2013, pp 19-67 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2012)

2012

  1. Introduction to "Fiscal Policy after the Financial Crisis"
    A chapter in Fiscal Policy after the Financial Crisis, 2012, pp 1-18 Downloads
  2. The Electoral Consequences of Large Fiscal Adjustments
    A chapter in Fiscal Policy after the Financial Crisis, 2012, pp 531-570 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2010

  1. Introduction to "Europe and the Euro"
    A chapter in Europe and the Euro, 2010, pp 1-9 Downloads View citations (6)
  2. Large Changes in Fiscal Policy: Taxes versus Spending
    A chapter in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 24, 2010, pp 35-68 Downloads View citations (36)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  3. The Euro and Structural Reforms
    A chapter in Europe and the Euro, 2010, pp 57-93 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
    Journal Article in Review of Economics and Institutions (2011)

2006

  1. Work and Leisure in the U.S. and Europe: Why So Different?
    A chapter in NBER Macroeconomics Annual 2005, Volume 20, 2006, pp 1-100 Downloads View citations (15)
    See also Working Paper (2005)

2005

  1. Trade, Growth and the Size of Countries
    Chapter 23 in Handbook of Economic Growth, 2005, vol. 1, Part B, pp 1499-1542 Downloads View citations (40)
    See also Working Paper (2003)

2003

  1. Optimal Currency Areas
    A chapter in NBER Macroeconomics Annual 2002, Volume 17, 2003, pp 301-356 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2002)

1999

  1. Budget Deficits and Budget Institutions
    A chapter in Fiscal Institutions and Fiscal Performance, 1999, pp 13-36 Downloads View citations (39)
    See also Working Paper (1996)

1991

  1. Introduction to "Politics and Economics in the Eighties"
    A chapter in Politics and Economics in the Eighties, 1991, pp 1-16 Downloads

1988

  1. Macroeconomics and Politics
    A chapter in NBER Macroeconomics Annual 1988, Volume 3, 1988, pp 13-62 Downloads View citations (111)

Editor

  1. The Quarterly Journal of Economics
    MIT Press
 
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