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Postal address:Department of Economics Norwegian University of Science and Technology Dragvoll N - 7491 Trondheim Norway
Workplace:Institutt for Samfunnsøkonomi (Department of Economics), Norges teknisk-naturvitenskaplige universitet (NTNU) (Norwegian University of Science and Technology), (more information at EDIRC)
Centre for Applied Macro- and Petroleum economics (CAMP), BI Handelshøyskolen (BI Norwegian Business School), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2013

  1. China's Savings Multiplier
    Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Norwegian University of Science and Technology Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, Centre for Applied Macro- and Petroleum economics (CAMP), BI Norwegian Business School (2013) Downloads
    Memorandum, Oslo University, Department of Economics (2013) Downloads
  2. Local Natural Resource Curse?
    Working Papers, Centre for Applied Macro- and Petroleum economics (CAMP), BI Norwegian Business School Downloads
    Also in Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (2013) Downloads
  3. Online Appendix: Why Do Voters Dismantle Checks and Balances? Extensions and Robustness
    Working Papers, Centre for Applied Macro- and Petroleum economics (CAMP), BI Norwegian Business School Downloads View citations (1)
  4. Why Do Voters Dismantle Checks and Balances?
    Working Papers, Centre for Applied Macro- and Petroleum economics (CAMP), BI Norwegian Business School Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Levine's Working Paper Archive, David K. Levine (2011) Downloads
    Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (2011) Downloads
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2011) Downloads View citations (1)
    Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (2013) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Review of Economic Studies (2013)
  5. Why Do Voters Dismantle Checks and Balances? Extensions and Robustness
    Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Norwegian University of Science and Technology Downloads View citations (1)

2012

  1. Petro populism
    Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Norwegian University of Science and Technology Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Working Paper, Norges Bank (2012) Downloads
  2. The Need for Enemies
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)

2011

  1. Institutional Comparative Statics
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
  2. Mineral Rents and Social Development in Norway
    Memorandum, Oslo University, Department of Economics Downloads

2009

  1. Overconfidence, Monetary Policy Committees and Chairman Dominance
    Working Paper, Norges Bank Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization (2012)
  2. The Real Swing Voter's Curse
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2009)

2008

  1. Endogenous Presidentialism
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (11)

2006

  1. A Political Economy Theory of the Soft Budget Constraint
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2005) Downloads View citations (1)
    Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (2005) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in European Economic Review (2009)
  2. When is Democracy an Equilibrium? Theory and Evidence from Colombia's La Violencia
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2006) Downloads View citations (3)
    Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (2006) Downloads View citations (1)
    HiCN Working Papers, Households in Conflict Network (2006) Downloads View citations (1)

2005

  1. A theory of civil conflict and democracy in rentier states
    Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Norwegian University of Science and Technology Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Scandinavian Journal of Economics (2006)
  2. Cursed by resources or institutions?
    Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Norwegian University of Science and Technology Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Journal Article in The World Economy (2006)
  3. Savers, Spenders and Fiscal Policy in a Small Open Economy
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in Working Paper, Norges Bank (2004) Downloads View citations (7)
    Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (2004) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Journal Article in The B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics (2007)

2004

  1. Institutions and the Resource Curse
    DEGIT Conference Papers, DEGIT, Dynamics, Economic Growth, and International Trade Downloads View citations (59)
    Also in Development and Comp Systems, EconWPA (2002) Downloads View citations (21)
    GE, Growth, Math methods, EconWPA (2002) Downloads View citations (19)
    Memorandum, Oslo University, Department of Economics (2003) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (2006)
  2. Parasites
    Development and Comp Systems, EconWPA Downloads
    Also in Memorandum, Oslo University, Department of Economics (2003) Downloads
  3. Rainfall, Poverty and Crime in 19th Century Germany
    Memorandum, Oslo University, Department of Economics Downloads

2003

  1. Plunder & Protections Inc
    Memorandum, Oslo University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Development and Comp Systems, EconWPA (2002) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Peace Research (2002)
  2. Politcal Foundations of the Resource Curse
    DELTA Working Papers, DELTA (Ecole normale supérieure) Downloads
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2002) Downloads View citations (43)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2006)

2002

  1. Optimal Dutch Disease
    Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, Norwegian University of Science and Technology Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2005)
  2. White Elephants
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (20)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2005)

2001

  1. The Market for Extortions
    Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads

2000

  1. Predator or prey?: parasitic enterprises in economic development
    Memorandum, Oslo University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Journal Article in European Economic Review (2003)

1999

  1. Crime induced poverty traps
    Memorandum, Oslo University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2005)

Journal Articles

2014

  1. Political foundations of the resource curse: A simplification and a comment
    Journal of Development Economics, 2014, 106, (C), 194-198 Downloads View citations (1)

2013

  1. Why Do Voters Dismantle Checks and Balances?
    Review of Economic Studies, 2013, 80, (3), 845-875 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2012

  1. Overconfidence, monetary policy committees and chairman dominance
    Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2012, 81, (2), 699-711 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2009)

2011

  1. Guest Editors’ Preface to the Special Issue on Climate Change and Distribution
    Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 2011, 113, (4), 755-757 Downloads
  2. When is Democracy an Equilibrium? Theory and Evidence from Colombia’s La Violencia
    Journal of Conflict Resolution, 2011, 55, (3), 366-396 Downloads View citations (4)

2009

  1. A political economy theory of the soft budget constraint
    European Economic Review, 2009, 53, (7), 786-798 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  2. The Real Swing Voter's Curse
    American Economic Review, 2009, 99, (2), 310-15 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2009)
  3. Why do some resource-abundant countries succeed while others do not?
    Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 2009, 25, (2), 241-256 Downloads View citations (7)

2007

  1. Savers, Spenders and Fiscal Policy in a Small Open Economy
    The B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics, 2007, 7, (1), 1-35 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2005)

2006

  1. A Theory of Civil Conflict and Democracy in Rentier States
    Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 2006, 108, (4), 571-585 Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  2. Cursed by Resources or Institutions?
    The World Economy, 2006, 29, (8), 1117-1131 Downloads View citations (17)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  3. Institutions and the Resource Curse
    Economic Journal, 2006, 116, (508), 1-20 Downloads View citations (239)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  4. Political foundations of the resource curse
    Journal of Development Economics, 2006, 79, (2), 447-468 Downloads View citations (167)
    See also Working Paper (2003)
  5. Poverty and crime in 19th century Germany
    Journal of Urban Economics, 2006, 59, (3), 370-388 Downloads View citations (15)
  6. Should Inflation-Targeting Central Banks Care about Traded and Non-Traded Sectors?
    The IUP Journal of Bank Management, 2006, V, (1), 53-63

2005

  1. Crime induced poverty traps
    Journal of Development Economics, 2005, 77, (2), 325-340 Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Working Paper (1999)
  2. Monetary policy rules and the exchange rate channel
    Applied Financial Economics, 2005, 15, (16), 1165-1170 Downloads
  3. Optimal Dutch disease
    Journal of Development Economics, 2005, 78, (2), 494-515 Downloads View citations (43)
    See also Working Paper (2002)
  4. White elephants
    Journal of Public Economics, 2005, 89, (2-3), 197-210 Downloads View citations (71)
    See also Working Paper (2002)

2004

  1. Exchange rate versus inflation targeting: a theory of output fluctuations in traded and non-traded sectors
    The Journal of International Trade & Economic Development, 2004, 13, (3), 265-285 Downloads View citations (5)

2003

  1. Destructive Creativity
    Nordic Journal of Political Economy, 2003, 29, 77-84 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Interactions between Agriculture and Industry: Theoretical Analysis of the Consequences of Discriminating Agriculture in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Review of Development Economics, 2003, 7, (1), 138-151 Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Optimum Currency Areas Under Inflation Targeting
    Open Economies Review, 2003, 14, (2), 99-118 Downloads View citations (5)
  4. Predator or prey?: Parasitic enterprises in economic development
    European Economic Review, 2003, 47, (2), 275-294 Downloads View citations (25)
    See also Working Paper (2000)

2002

  1. Natural resources, rent seeking and welfare
    Journal of Development Economics, 2002, 67, (2), 455-470 Downloads View citations (179)
  2. Plunder & Protection Inc
    Journal of Peace Research, 2002, 39, (4), 447-459 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2003)
  3. Time Inconsistency and the Exchange Rate Channel of Monetary Policy
    Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 2002, 104, (3), 391-97 Downloads View citations (12)

2001

  1. Learning by doing and the Dutch disease
    European Economic Review, 2001, 45, (2), 285-306 Downloads View citations (108)

1998

  1. Economic openness, trade restrictions and external shocks: modelling short run effects in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Economic Modelling, 1998, 15, (2), 257-286 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Short-Run Consequences of Trade Liberalization: A Computable General Equilibrium Model of Zimbabwe
    Journal of Policy Modeling, 1998, 20, (3), 305-333 Downloads View citations (9)
  3. Zimbabwean Trade Liberalisation: Ex Post Evaluation
    Cambridge Journal of Economics, 1998, 22, (3), 325-46 View citations (8)

1997

  1. Agricultural supply-led industrialization: A macromodel with sub-Saharan African characteristics
    Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, 1997, 8, (3), 351-370 Downloads
  2. Real exchange rate dynamics and trade liberalization: the case of multiple tariffs and unemployment
    The Journal of International Trade & Economic Development, 1997, 6, (3), 329-344 Downloads View citations (1)

1994

  1. The Macroeconomics of Zimbabwe in the 1980s: A CGE-Model Analysis
    Journal of African Economies, 1994, 3, (2), 153-98 View citations (4)

1993

  1. Talent, Growth and Income Distribution
    Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 1993, 95, (4), 581-96 View citations (11)
 
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