Steven Block

Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy

Medford, MA 02155

United States

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Scholarly Papers (7)

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Democratization's Risk Premium: Partisan and Opportunistic Political Business Cycle Effects on Sovereign Ratings in Developing Countries

William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 546
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 May 2003
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities - Law School and Carlson School of Management, Singapore Management University and Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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Economics, Elections, Developing Countries, Ratings

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Democracy's Spread: Elections and Sovereign Debt in Developing Countries

William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 575
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 10 Jul 2003
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities - Law School and Carlson School of Management, Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy and Singapore Management University
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economics, elections, developing countries, sovereign bonds, spreads

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Revisiting African Agriculture: Institutional Change and Productivity Growth

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 21 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2011
Steven Block and Robert H. Bates
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy and Harvard University
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institutions, democracy, agriculture, productivity, Africa

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West African Experience with the World Rice Crisis, 2007-2008

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 242
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 27 Apr 2011
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Center for Global Development and Harvard University - Department of Economics
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West Africa, rice, food crisis, markets

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The Decline and Rise of Agricultural Productivity in Sub-Saharan Africa Since 1961

NBER Working Paper No. w16481
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 25 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2014
Steven Block
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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Climatic Conditions and Child Height: Sex-Specific Vulnerability and the Protective Effects of Sanitation and Food Markets in Nepal

AAEA Selected Paper No. P8917
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Apr 2016
Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University - Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University - Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy and Purdue University
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seasonality, climate, health, agriculture, resilience

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Elections, Opportunism, Partisanship and Sovereign Ratings in Developing Countries

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. 154-170, February 2006
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 08 May 2006
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities - Law School and Carlson School of Management, Singapore Management University and Tufts University - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
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