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Homepage:http://oliviersterck.wordpress.com/
Postal address:Centre for the Study of African Economies University of Oxford Department of Economics Manor Road Oxford OX1 3UQ United Kingdom
Workplace:Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE), Department of Economics, Oxford University, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2022

  1. Cash Transfers and Migration: Theory and Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial
    Post-Print, HAL Downloads
    Also in NOVAFRICA Working Paper Series, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Nova School of Business and Economics, NOVAFRICA (2020) Downloads View citations (4)
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford (2019) Downloads View citations (8)
  2. With or Without Him ? Experimental Evidence on Gender-Sensitive Cash Grants andTrainings in Tunisia
    Policy Research Working Paper Series, The World Bank Downloads
    Also in CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford (2022) Downloads

2021

  1. Appointments: A More Effective Commitment Device for Health Behaviors
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford Downloads
    Also in Papers, arXiv.org (2021) Downloads
    SocArXiv, Center for Open Science (2021) Downloads
  2. Death and Destitution: The Global Distribution of Welfare Losses from the COVID-19 Pandemic
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in Working Papers, ECINEQ, Society for the Study of Economic Inequality (2021) Downloads View citations (7)
  3. Death and destitution: distribution of welfare losses from the Covid-19 pandemic
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (6)
  4. Enhancing Female Entrepreneurship through Cash Grants
    World Bank Publications - Reports, The World Bank Group Downloads
  5. The Freedom to Choose: Theory and Quasi-Experimental Evidence on Cash Transfer Restrictions
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford Downloads View citations (1)

2020

  1. Cash Transfers and Micro-Enterprise Performance: Theory and Quasi-Experimental Evidence from Kenya
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Empowering Refugees through Cash and Agriculture: A Regression Discontinuity Design
    HiCN Working Papers, Households in Conflict Network Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Economics (2021)
  3. Lives and Livelihoods: Estimates of the Global Mortality and Poverty Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic
    IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) Downloads View citations (12)
    Also in LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library (2020) Downloads View citations (12)
    Working Papers, ECINEQ, Society for the Study of Economic Inequality (2020) Downloads View citations (13)

    See also Journal Article in World Development (2021)

2019

  1. Humanitarian vs. Development Aid for Refugees: Evidence from a Regression Discontinuity Design
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford Downloads View citations (3)

2018

  1. How to decompose the R²?: A comment on Henderson et al. (2018)
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford Downloads
  2. On the economic importance of the determinants of long-term growth
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford Downloads

2017

  1. Beyond the Stars
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Surveys (2019)
  2. Turning the paradigm of aid allocation on its head
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford Downloads View citations (1)

2016

  1. Beyond the Stars: a New Method for Assessing the Economic Importance of Variables in Regressions
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford Downloads
  2. Who Benefited from Burundi’s Demobilization Program?
    ULB Institutional Repository, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles
    See also Journal Article in The World Bank Economic Review (2018)

2015

  1. Fighting for votes: theory and evidence on the causes of electoral violence
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford (2015) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Economica (2020)
  2. The Moral and Fiscal Implications of Anti-Retroviral Therapies for HIV in Africa
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in Oxford Economic Papers (2018)

2014

  1. From Rebellion to Electoral Violence. Evidence from Burundi
    Working Papers ECARES, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford (2014) Downloads View citations (6)
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford (2014) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Economic Development and Cultural Change (2019)
  2. Natural resources and the spread of HIV/AIDS: curse or blessing?
    CSAE Working Paper Series, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Social Science & Medicine (2016)

2013

  1. Buying Peace: The Mirage of Demobilizing Rebels
    LIDAM Discussion Papers IRES, Université catholique de Louvain, Institut de Recherches Economiques et Sociales (IRES) Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Working Papers ECARES, ULB -- Universite Libre de Bruxelles (2013) Downloads View citations (3)
    HiCN Working Papers, Households in Conflict Network (2013) Downloads View citations (4)

2012

  1. Who Benefits from Customary Justice? Rent-seeking, Bribery and Criminality in Sub-Saharan Africa
    LIDAM Discussion Papers IRES, Université catholique de Louvain, Institut de Recherches Economiques et Sociales (IRES) Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of African Economies (2016)

2011

  1. Geoengineering as an alternative to mitigation: specification and dynamic implications
    Working Papers, HAL Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in LIDAM Discussion Papers IRES, Université catholique de Louvain, Institut de Recherches Economiques et Sociales (IRES) (2011) Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Why only one individual tests for HIV/AIDS among Sub-Saharan African Couples?
    LIDAM Discussion Papers IRES, Université catholique de Louvain, Institut de Recherches Economiques et Sociales (IRES) Downloads View citations (1)

2010

  1. Should prevention campaigns disclose the transmission rate of HIV/AIDS? Theory and evidence from Burundi
    LIDAM Discussion Papers IRES, Université catholique de Louvain, Institut de Recherches Economiques et Sociales (IRES) Downloads View citations (1)

Journal Articles

2022

  1. Is Chinese aid different?
    World Development, 2022, 156, (C) Downloads

2021

  1. Empowering refugees through cash and agriculture: A regression discontinuity design
    Journal of Development Economics, 2021, 149, (C) Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2020)
  2. Lives and livelihoods: Estimates of the global mortality and poverty effects of the Covid-19 pandemic
    World Development, 2021, 146, (C) Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Working Paper (2020)

2020

  1. Fighting for Votes: Theory and Evidence on the Causes of Electoral Violence
    Economica, 2020, 87, (347), 844-883 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2019

  1. BEYOND THE STARS
    Journal of Economic Surveys, 2019, 33, (5), 1409-1436 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2017)
  2. From Rebellion to Electoral Violence: Evidence from Burundi
    Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2019, 67, (2), 333 - 368 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2014)

2018

  1. Interest Rates in Savings Groups: Thrift or Threat?
    World Development, 2018, 101, (C), 162-172 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Rethinking international and domestic financing for HIV in low†and middle†income countries
    Development Policy Review, 2018, 36, (4), 433-444 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. The moral and fiscal implications of antiretroviral therapies for HIV in Africa
    Oxford Economic Papers, 2018, 70, (2), 353-374 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2015)
  4. What goes wrong with the allocation of domestic and international resources for HIV?
    Health Economics, 2018, 27, (2), 320-332 Downloads View citations (1)
  5. Who Benefited from Burundi’s Demobilization Program?
    The World Bank Economic Review, 2018, 32, (2), 357-382 Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper (2016)

2016

  1. Financing the HIV response in sub-Saharan Africa from domestic sources: Moving beyond a normative approach
    Social Science & Medicine, 2016, 169, (C), 66-76 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Natural resources and the spread of HIV/AIDS: Curse or blessing?
    Social Science & Medicine, 2016, 150, (C), 271-278 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  3. Theorizing and Measuring Emotions in Conflict
    Journal of Conflict Resolution, 2016, 60, (4), 718-747 Downloads
  4. Who Benefits from Customary Justice? Rent-seeking, Bribery and Criminality in sub-Saharan Africa
    Journal of African Economies, 2016, 25, (3), 439-467 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2012)

2015

  1. Diagnosing the Securitisation of Immigration at the EU Level: A New Method for Stronger Empirical Claims
    Political Studies, 2015, 63, (5), 1120-1139 Downloads View citations (4)

2014

  1. HIV/AIDS and Fatalism: Should Prevention Campaigns Disclose the Transmission Rate of HIV?
    Journal of African Economies, 2014, 23, (1), 53-104 Downloads View citations (3)

2013

  1. Why are Testing Rates so Low in Sub-Saharan Africa? Misconceptions and Strategic Behaviors
    Forum for Health Economics & Policy, 2013, 16, (1), 39 Downloads
 
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