Professor of Economics
Universität Hamburg and
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies
Department of Economics
20146 Hamburg · Germany
Phone: +49 (0)40 - 42838 4589
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Work in progress
Jumps into democracy: Integrating the short and the long run in the Democratic Transition (with Martin Paldam). January 2018; forthcoming in Kyklos.
How do high and low levels of social trust affect the long-run performance of poor economies? (with Gert Tinggaard Svendsen). Mimeo, April 2017.
Research project on socioeconomic transitions (with Martin Paldam).
Introduction to Special Issue: Openness,
institutions, and long-run socio-economic development (guest-edited with Josef
C. Brada and Richard Frensch). Economic
A Monte Carlo study of the BE estimator for growth regressions (with Jan Ditzen). Empirical Economics 51(1), 2016: 31-55.
Stata code for simulations.