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Working Papers

2018

  1. Resources, Conflict, and Economic Development in Africa
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
  2. The Green Revolution and Infant Mortality in India
    The Warwick Economics Research Paper Series (TWERPS), University of Warwick, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in CAGE Online Working Paper Series, Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) (2018) Downloads View citations (2)

2017

  1. Linguistic Distance and Market Integration in India
    CAGE Online Working Paper Series, Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) Downloads

2016

  1. Dust and Death: Evidence from the West African Harmattan
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford Downloads View citations (6)

2015

  1. Economic shocks and unrest in French West Africa
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Fetal origins of mental health: evidence from Africa
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford Downloads View citations (8)
  3. Is Africa Different? Historical Conflict and State Development
    Working Papers, IMT Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford (2014) Downloads View citations (4)
  4. Oil and ethnic inequality in Nigeria
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Growth (2017)

2014

  1. 1807: Economic shocks, conflict and the slave trade
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2017)
  2. Conflict and the Formation of Political Beliefs in Africa
    HiCN Working Papers, Households in Conflict Network Downloads
  3. Early Life Circumstance and Adult Mental Health
    Economics Series Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (18)
  4. Early Life Circumstance and Mental Health in Ghana
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford Downloads View citations (3)

2013

  1. Climate, ecosystem resilience and the slave trade
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany (2013) Downloads View citations (1)
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford (2012) Downloads View citations (3)
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany (2012) Downloads View citations (6)
    Working Papers, Economic History Society (2013) Downloads
  2. Labour and Health in Colonial Nigeria
    Oxford Economic and Social History Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, Economic History Society (2013) Downloads
  3. War, resilience and political engagement in Africa
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford Downloads View citations (3)

2012

  1. "Rubber will not keep in this country": Failed Development in Benin, 1897-1921
    Oxford Economic and Social History Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics Downloads
    Also in MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany (2010) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Explorations in Economic History (2013)
  2. African polygamy: Past and present
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford Downloads View citations (16)
    Also in MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany (2012) Downloads View citations (9)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2015)
  3. Ecology, trade and states in pre-colonial Africa
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany (2010) Downloads View citations (9)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of the European Economic Association (2014)
  4. Imachi Nkwu: Trade and the commons
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford Downloads
    Also in MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany (2012) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in The Journal of Economic History (2014)
  5. The Battle for Rubber in Benin
    Oxford Economic and Social History Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Economic History Review (2014)

2011

  1. Trees, Tenure and Conflict: Rubber in Colonial Benin
    WIDER Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) Downloads
    Also in MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany (2010) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2014)

2010

  1. Does land abundance explain African institutions?
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in Center Discussion Papers, Yale University, Economic Growth Center (2009) Downloads View citations (6)
    Working Papers, Economic Growth Center, Yale University (2009) Downloads View citations (8)
    Working Papers, Yale University, Department of Economics (2009) Downloads View citations (12)

    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (2013)
  2. Institutions in African history and development: A review essay
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (5)
  3. Land abundance and economic institutions: Egba land and slavery, 1830-1914
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Economic History Review (2012)
  4. Partition, migration, and jute cultivation in India
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Studies (2011)
  5. Revealed Preference Tests of the Cournot Model
    Economics Series Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Journal Article in Econometrica (2013)

2009

  1. A Nonparametric Test of Strategic Behavior in the Cournot Model
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads

Journal Articles

2018

  1. Polygamy and child mortality: Historical and modern evidence from Nigeria’s Igbo
    Review of Economics of the Household, 2018, 16, (1), 97-141 Downloads View citations (3)

2017

  1. 1807: Economic shocks, conflict and the slave trade
    Journal of Development Economics, 2017, 126, (C), 66-76 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  2. Oil and ethnic inequality in Nigeria
    Journal of Economic Growth, 2017, 22, (4), 397-420 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2016

  1. Economic Growth and Measurement Reconsidered in Botswana, Kenya, Tanzania, and Zambia, 1965–1995. By Morten Jerven. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. Pp. vi, 215. $90.00
    The Journal of Economic History, 2016, 76, (4), 1267-1269 Downloads
  2. Intra-household labor allocation in colonial Nigeria
    Explorations in Economic History, 2016, 60, (C), 69-92 Downloads View citations (3)

2015

  1. African polygamy: Past and present
    Journal of Development Economics, 2015, 117, (C), 58-73 Downloads View citations (19)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  2. Climate and the slave trade
    Journal of Development Economics, 2015, 112, (C), 19-32 Downloads View citations (25)

2014

  1. A nonparametric analysis of multi-product oligopolies
    Economic Theory, 2014, 57, (2), 253-277 Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Debt and Slavery in the Mediterranean and Atlantic Worlds. Edited by Gwyn Campbell and Alessandro Stanziani. London: Pickering & Chatto. 2013. $99.00, hardcover
    The Journal of Economic History, 2014, 74, (2), 646-647 Downloads
  3. ECOLOGY, TRADE, AND STATES IN PRE-COLONIAL AFRICA
    Journal of the European Economic Association, 2014, 12, (3), 612-640 Downloads View citations (43)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  4. Imachi Nkwu: Trade and the Commons
    The Journal of Economic History, 2014, 74, (1), 39-68 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  5. The battle for rubber in Benin
    Economic History Review, 2014, 67, (4), 1012-1034 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  6. Trees, tenure and conflict: Rubber in colonial Benin
    Journal of Development Economics, 2014, 110, (C), 226-238 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2013

  1. Does Land Abundance Explain African Institutions?
    Economic Journal, 2013, 123, (12), 1363-1390 Downloads View citations (28)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  2. Revealed Preference Tests of the Cournot Model
    Econometrica, 2013, 81, (6), 2351-2379 Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  3. “Rubber will not keep in this country”: Failed development in Benin, 1897–1921
    Explorations in Economic History, 2013, 50, (2), 316-333 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2012)

2012

  1. C. A. Bayly, Vijayendra Rao, Simon Szreter, and Michael Woolcock, eds., History, historians and development policy: a necessary dialogue ( Manchester University Press, 2011. Pp. xii + 276. 4 figs. 2 tabs. ISBN 9780719085765 Pbk. £15.19)
    Economic History Review, 2012, 65, (4), 1590-1591 Downloads
  2. Land abundance and economic institutions: Egba land and slavery, 1830–1914
    Economic History Review, 2012, 65, (2), 527-555 Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2011

  1. Land tenure and investment incentives: Evidence from West Africa
    Journal of Development Economics, 2011, 95, (2), 137-156 Downloads View citations (75)
  2. Partition, Migration, and Jute Cultivation in India
    Journal of Development Studies, 2011, 48, (8), 1084-1107 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2010

  1. L’Étranger: Status, Property Rights, and Investment Incentives in Côte d’Ivoire
    Land Economics, 2010, 86, (4) Downloads View citations (10)
 
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