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
A hump-shaped growth-income path as a general pattern of long-run development (with Martin Paldam). Mimeo, July 2018.
Research project on socioeconomic transitions (with Martin Paldam).
How do high and low levels of social trust affect the long-run performance of poor economies? (with Gert Tinggaard Svendsen). Mimeo, March 2018; forthcoming in Journal of International Development.
Jumps into democracy: Integrating the short and the long run in the Democratic Transition (with Martin Paldam). January 2018; forthcoming in Kyklos. Supplementary Appendix.