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Postal address:Università Bocconi via Roentgen, 1 20136 Milano Italy
Workplace:Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), (more information at EDIRC)
Istituto di Economia Politica "Ettore Bocconi" (Institute of Economics), Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi (Bocconi University), (more information at EDIRC)
Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research (IGIER), Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi (Bocconi University), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2018

  1. Goals and Gaps: Educational Careers of Immigrant Children
    CReAM Discussion Paper Series, Centre for Research and Analysis of Migration (CReAM), Department of Economics, University College London Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Revealing Stereotypes: Evidence from Immigrants in Schools
    CReAM Discussion Paper Series, Centre for Research and Analysis of Migration (CReAM), Department of Economics, University College London Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2018) Downloads

2016

  1. Violence Against Women: A Cross-cultural Analysis for Africa
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)

2015

  1. Determinants of Participation and Transaction Costs in Rwanda’s Land Markets
    World Bank Other Operational Studies, The World Bank Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Economic and Social Impacts of the Media
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (11)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2015) Downloads View citations (11)
  3. Mass Media and Social Change: Can We Use Television to Fight Poverty?
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in Working Papers, IGIER (Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research), Bocconi University (2015) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of the European Economic Association (2016)

2014

  1. Customary Norms, Inheritance, and Human Capital: Evidence from a Reform of the Matrilineal System in Ghana
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (9)
  2. Market-Based Lobbying: Evidence from Advertising Spending in Italy
    Sciences Po publications, Sciences Po Downloads
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2014) Downloads
    Working Papers, IGIER (Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research), Bocconi University (2013) Downloads
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2013) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Applied Economics (2016)

2013

  1. Conflict, Climate and Cells: A Disaggregated Analysis
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (27)
    Also in Working Papers, IGIER (Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research), Bocconi University (2012) Downloads View citations (71)

2011

  1. A Test of Racial Bias in Capital Sentencing
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2011) Downloads View citations (2)
    Working Papers, IGIER (Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research), Bocconi University (2011) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2014)
  2. Self-Help Groups and Mutual Assistance: Evidence from Urban Kenya
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, IGIER (Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research), Bocconi University (2011) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Economic Development and Cultural Change (2012)

2010

  1. Factors of Vulnerability to Human Trafficking and Prospects for Reintegration of Former Victims. Evidence from the Philippines
    Working Papers, IGIER (Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research), Bocconi University Downloads

2009

  1. Television and Divorce: Evidence from Brazilian Novelas
    Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department Downloads View citations (43)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of the European Economic Association (2009)

2008

  1. A Generalized Index of Fractionalization
    Cahiers de recherche, Centre interuniversitaire de recherche en économie quantitative, CIREQ Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Cahiers de recherche, Universite de Montreal, Departement de sciences economiques (2008) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Economica (2011)
  2. Soap Operas and Fertility: Evidence from Brazil
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (12)
    Also in Research Department Publications, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department (2008) Downloads View citations (35)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Applied Economics (2012)

2007

  1. Descent Rules and Strategic Transfers. Evidence from Matrilineal Groups in Ghana
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2007)
  2. Detecting Illegal Arms Trade
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Economic Policy (2010)

2006

  1. Diamonds are forever, wars are not. Is conflict bad for private firms?
    Working Papers, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Downloads View citations (11)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2004) Downloads View citations (34)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2007)
  2. Racial Segregation and Public School Expenditure
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (21)

2005

  1. Ethnic Diversity and Economic Performance
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (564)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2004) Downloads View citations (88)
    Development Working Papers, Centro Studi Luca d'Agliano, University of Milano (2004) Downloads View citations (33)
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research (2003) Downloads View citations (8)
  2. Preferences for Redistribution in the Land of Opportunities
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (433)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2002) Downloads View citations (4)
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research (2001) Downloads View citations (48)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2001) Downloads View citations (45)
    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)
  3. The economic effects of violent conflict: evidence from asset market reactions
    Working Papers, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Peace Research (2010)

2003

  1. Kin Groups and Reciprocity: A Model of Credit Transactions in Ghana
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (58)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2003)

2002

  1. Self-Help Groups and Income Generation in the Informal Settlements of Nairobi
    Development Working Papers, Centro Studi Luca d'Agliano, University of Milano Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of African Economies (2002)

2000

  1. Inequality And Group Participation: Theory And Evidence From Rural Tanzania
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in Working Papers, IGIER (Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research), Bocconi University Downloads View citations (13)
    Development Working Papers, Centro Studi Luca d'Agliano, University of Milano (2000) Downloads View citations (5)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2002)
  2. Participation in Heterogeneous Communities
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (555)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1999) Downloads View citations (20)
    Working Papers, IGIER (Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research), Bocconi University Downloads View citations (310)

    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2000)
  3. The Determinants of Trust
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (46)
  4. Who Trusts Others?
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Public Economics (2002)

1994

  1. The reform of mechanisms for foreign exchange allocation: theory and lessons from sub-Saharan Africa
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads View citations (1)

Undated

  1. Ethnicity and Reciprocity: A model of Credit Transactions in Ghana
    Working Papers, IGIER (Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research), Bocconi University Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Public Capital and Economic Performance: Evidence from Italy
    Working Papers, IGIER (Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research), Bocconi University Downloads View citations (39)
    See also Journal Article in Giornale degli Economisti (2000)
  3. TFP, Costs, and Public Infrastructure: An Equivocal Relationship
    Working Papers, IGIER (Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research), Bocconi University Downloads View citations (14)

Journal Articles

2016

  1. MASS MEDIA AND SOCIAL CHANGE: CAN WE USE TELEVISION TO FIGHT POVERTY?
    Journal of the European Economic Association, 2016, 14, (4), 791-827 Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Working Paper (2015)
  2. Market-Based Lobbying: Evidence from Advertising Spending in Italy
    American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2016, 8, (1), 224-56 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2014)

2014

  1. A Test of Racial Bias in Capital Sentencing
    American Economic Review, 2014, 104, (11), 3397-3433 Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2012

  1. Self-Help Groups and Mutual Assistance: Evidence from Urban Kenya
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2012, 60, (4), 707 - 733 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2011)
  2. Soap Operas and Fertility: Evidence from Brazil
    American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2012, 4, (4), 1-31 Downloads View citations (134)
    See also Working Paper (2008)

2011

  1. A Generalized Index of Fractionalization
    Economica, 2011, 78, (312), 723-750 Downloads View citations (25)
    See also Working Paper (2008)

2010

  1. Detecting Illegal Arms Trade
    American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2010, 2, (4), 26-57 Downloads View citations (23)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  2. The economic effects of violent conflict: Evidence from asset market reactions
    Journal of Peace Research, 2010, 47, (6), 671-684 Downloads View citations (30)
    See also Working Paper (2005)

2009

  1. Television and Divorce: Evidence from Brazilian Novelas
    Journal of the European Economic Association, 2009, 7, (2-3), 458-468 Downloads View citations (48)
    See also Working Paper (2009)

2007

  1. Descent rules and strategic transfers. Evidence from matrilineal groups in Ghana
    Journal of Development Economics, 2007, 83, (2), 280-301 Downloads View citations (24)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  2. Diamonds Are Forever, Wars Are Not: Is Conflict Bad for Private Firms?
    American Economic Review, 2007, 97, (5), 1978-1993 Downloads View citations (58)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  3. L'economia dei conflitti nei paesi in via di sviluppo
    Rivista italiana degli economisti, 2007, (3), 365-380 Downloads

2005

  1. Preferences for redistribution in the land of opportunities
    Journal of Public Economics, 2005, 89, (5-6), 897-931 Downloads View citations (426)
    See also Working Paper (2005)

2003

  1. Kin Groups and Reciprocity: A Model of Credit Transactions in Ghana
    American Economic Review, 2003, 93, (5), 1730-1751 Downloads View citations (62)
    See also Working Paper (2003)

2002

  1. Inequality and group participation: theory and evidence from rural Tanzania
    Journal of Public Economics, 2002, 85, (2), 235-273 Downloads View citations (66)
    See also Working Paper (2000)
  2. Self-help Groups and Income Generation in the Informal Settlements of Nairobi
    Journal of African Economies, 2002, 11, (1), 61-89 View citations (15)
    See also Working Paper (2002)
  3. Who trusts others?
    Journal of Public Economics, 2002, 85, (2), 207-234 Downloads View citations (564)
    See also Working Paper (2000)

2001

  1. Political Competition in Weak States
    Economics and Politics, 2001, 13, (2), 159-184 Downloads View citations (24)

2000

  1. Participation in Heterogeneous Communities
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2000, 115, (3), 847-904 Downloads View citations (546)
    See also Working Paper (2000)
  2. Public Capital and Economic Performance: Evidence from Italy
    Giornale degli Economisti, 2000, 59, (2), 221-244 View citations (17)
    See also Working Paper
 
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