Omer Moav

University of Warwick - Department of Economics

Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

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77 Bastwick Street

London, EC1V 3PZ

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Citation 116

Natural Selection and the Origin of Economic Growth

Brown University Working Paper No. 2000-18
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 16 Nov 2000
Oded Galor and Omer Moav
Brown University - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Growth, Technological Progress, Fertility, Human Capital, Evolution, Natural Selection, Malthusian Stagnation

Natural Selection and the Origin of Economic Growth

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2727
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 26 Mar 2001
Oded Galor and Omer Moav
Brown University - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Evolution, fertility, growth, human capital, Malthusian stagnation, natural selection, technological progress

Natural Selection and the Origin of Economic Growth

Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 117, pp. 1133-1192, November 2002
Posted: 18 Nov 2002
Oded Galor and Omer Moav
Brown University - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics

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Growth, Technological Progress, Fertility, Human Capital, Evolution, Natural Selection, Malthusian Stagnation

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From Physical to Human Capital Accumulation: Inequality in the Process of Development

Brown University Working Paper No. 99-27
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 14 Nov 2000
Oded Galor and Omer Moav
Brown University - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Income Distributions, Growth, Credit Constraints, Human Capital

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Das Human Kapital

Brown University Working Paper No. 2000-17
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 31 Jul 2003
Oded Galor and Omer Moav
Brown University - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Industrial Revolution, Human Capital, Growth, Class Structure, Education Reforms

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Citation 17

Natural Selection and the Evolution of Life Expectancy

Minerva Center for Economic Growth Paper No. 02-05
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Jul 2004
Oded Galor and Omer Moav
Brown University - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Life Expectancy, growth, technological progress, evolution, Natural Selection, Malthusian Stagnation

Natural Selection and the Evolution of Life Expectancy

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5373
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Feb 2006
Oded Galor and Omer Moav
Brown University - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Life expectancy, growth, technological progress, evolution, natural selection, Malthusian stagnation

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Citation 11

The Mystery of Monogamy

Hebrew University Economics Working Paper No. 2003
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 31 Aug 2003
Eric D. Gould, Omer Moav and Avi Simhon
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and Hebrew University of Jerusalem
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Marriage, Monogamy, Polygyny, Human Capital, Inequality

The Mystery of Monogamy

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4803
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 04 Apr 2005
Eric D. Gould, Omer Moav and Avi Simhon
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and Hebrew University of Jerusalem
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Marriage, monogamy, polygyny, human capital, inequality

The Mystery of Monogamy

American Economic Review, Vol. 98, No. 1, 2008
Posted: 29 Apr 2008
Eric D. Gould, Omer Moav and Avi Simhon
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and Hebrew University of Jerusalem

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Land Inequality and the Origin of Divergence and Overtaking in the Growth Process: Theory and Evidence

Hebrew Univ. Dept. of Econ. Working Paper No. 2002-11
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Jul 2002
Oded Galor, Omer Moav and Dietrich Vollrath
Brown University - Department of Economics, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Houston - Department of Economics
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Land Inequality, Institutions, Geography, Human capital accumulation, Growth

Land Inequality and the Origin of Divergence and Overtaking in the Growth Process: Theory and Evidence

Brown Economics Working Paper No. 2003-04
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Mar 2003
Oded Galor, Omer Moav and Dietrich Vollrath
Brown University - Department of Economics, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Houston - Department of Economics
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Land Inequality, Institutions, Geography, Human capital accumulation, Growth

Land Inequality and the Origin of Divergence and Overtaking in the Growth Process: Theory and Evidence

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3817
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 02 May 2003
Oded Galor, Omer Moav and Dietrich Vollrath
Brown University - Department of Economics, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Houston - Department of Economics
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Land inequality, development, human capital accumulation, growth

Inequality in Land Ownership, the Emergence of Human Capital Promoting Institutions, and the Great Divergence

Brown University Economics Working Paper No. 06-14
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 22 Feb 2005
Oded Galor, Omer Moav and Dietrich Vollrath
Brown University - Department of Economics, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Houston - Department of Economics
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Land inequality, institutions, geography, human capital accumulation, growth

Inequality in Land Ownership, the Emergence of Human Capital Promoting Institutions and the Great Divergence

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6751
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Jun 2008
Oded Galor, Omer Moav and Dietrich Vollrath
Brown University - Department of Economics, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Houston - Department of Economics
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Geography, Great Divergence, Growth, Human capital, Institutions, Land Inequality

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Citation 4

Israel's Brain Drain

Israel Economic Review, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 1-22, 2007
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 29 Apr 2008
Eric D. Gould and Omer Moav
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Israel's Brain Drain

Israel Economic Review, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 1-22, 2007
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 25 Nov 2012
Eric D. Gould and Omer Moav
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Citation 1

Conspicuous Consumption, Human Capital, and Poverty

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 04 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2009
Omer Moav and Zvika Neeman
University of Warwick - Department of Economics and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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Conspicuous Consumption, Human Capital, Poverty

Conspicuous Consumption, Human Capital and Poverty

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6864
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 17 Jun 2008
Omer Moav and Zvika Neeman
University of Warwick - Department of Economics and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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Conspicuous Consumption, Human Capital, Poverty

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Citation 46

Cheap Children and the Persistence of Poverty

Maurice Falk Institute Discussion Paper No. 01.02
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Aug 2001
Omer Moav
University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Fertility, Human Capital, Growth

Cheap Children and the Persistence of Poverty

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3059
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 30 Nov 2001
Omer Moav
University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Fertility, human capital, growth

Cheap Children and the Persistence of Poverty

Economic Journal, Vol. 115, No. 500, pp. 88-110, January 2005
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 28 Dec 2004
Omer Moav
University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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The Neolithic Origins of Contemporary Variations in Life Expectancy

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 28 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2008
Oded Galor and Omer Moav
Brown University - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Life Expectancy, Growth, Technological Progress, Evolution, Natural Selection, Malthusian Stagnation

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Income Distribution and Macroeconomics: Convex Technology and the Role of Intergenerational Transfers

Hebrew University of Jerusalem Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 8-1998
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 28 Dec 2000
Omer Moav
University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Growth, Wealth Distribution, Human Capital

Precautionary Demand for Education, Inequality, and Technological Progress

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 08 Nov 2000
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and Ohio State University (OSU) - Economics
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Precautionary Demand for Education, Inequality, and Technological Progress

Journal of Economic Growth, Vol. 6, No. 4, Pp. 285-315, December 2001
Posted: 22 Jul 2002
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and Ohio State University (OSU) - Economics

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When is 'Too Much' Inequality Not Enough? The Selection of Israeli Emigrants

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 15 Jun 2008
Eric D. Gould and Omer Moav
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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emigration, selection, observable skills, unobservable skills

When is 'Too Much' Inequality Not Enough? The Selection of Israeli Emigrants

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6955
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 02 Dec 2008
Eric D. Gould and Omer Moav
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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country-specific skills, emigration, general skills, income inequality, return to education

Social Stratification, Capital-Skill Complementarity and the Non-Monotonic Evolution of the Education Premium

Maurice Falk Institute for Economic Research in Israel Working Paper No. 00.09
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 12 Nov 2000
Yishay Maoz and Omer Moav
The Open University of Israel - Department of Management and Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Social Stratification, Capital-Skill Complementarity and the Non-Monotonic Evolution of the Education Premium

Macroeconomic Dynamics, Vol. 8, pp. 295-309, June 2004
Posted: 06 Jul 2004
Yishay Maoz and Omer Moav
The Open University of Israel - Department of Management and Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics

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Inequality, Growth, Human Capital, Capital-Skill Complementarity, Stratification

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The Quality of Information and Incentives for Effort

Hebrew University Working Paper No. 2005-01
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Jan 2005
Omer Moav and Zvika Neeman
University of Warwick - Department of Economics and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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Reputation, incentives, precision of information, experience good, credence good

The Quality of Information and Incentives for Effort

The Journal of Industrial Economics, Vol. 58, Issue 3, pp. 642-660, September 2010
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 07 Sep 2010
Omer Moav and Zvika Neeman
University of Warwick - Department of Economics and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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Technological Progress and Regress in Pre-Industrial Times

Journal of Economical Growth, Vol. 13, No. 2, 2008
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 15 Dec 2005
International Monetary Fund (IMF), University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Technological Regress, Technological Progress, Malthusian Stagnation, Division of Labor

Technological Progress and Regress in Pre-Industrial Times

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5454
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 Apr 2006
University of Warwick - Department of Economics, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics
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Technological regress, technological progress, Malthusian stagnation, division of labour

Geography, Transparency and Institutions

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 9625, September 2013
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 12 Oct 2013
Joram Mayshar, Omer Moav and Zvika Neeman
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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geography, institutions, land tenure, state capacity, state concentration and transparency

Geography, Transparency and Institutions

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9625
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 03 Sep 2013
Joram Mayshar, Omer Moav and Zvika Neeman
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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Geography, Institutions, Land Tenure, State Capacity, State Concentration, Transparency

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Transparency, Appropriability and the Early State

CEPR DP No. 8548
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 02 Sep 2011
Joram Mayshar, Omer Moav and Zvika Neeman
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics, University of Warwick - Department of Economics and Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics
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Transparency, Appropriability, The Early State, Institutions, Land Tenure

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Saving Rates and Poverty: The Role of Conspicuous Consumption and Human Capital

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Dec 2010
Omer Moav and Zvika Neeman
University of Warwick - Department of Economics and Boston University
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Conspicuous Consumption, Human Capital, Poverty, Status, Saving

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The Microfinance Disappointment: An Explanation Based on Risk Aversion

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12659
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 29 Jan 2018
Boston College, University of Warwick - Department of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and New Economic School (NES)
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Does High Inequality Attract High Skilled Immigrants?

The Economic Journal, Vol. 126, Issue 593, pp. 1055-1091, 2016
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 10 Jun 2016
Eric D. Gould and Omer Moav
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
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Intergenerational Mobility and the Process of Development

The Economic Journal, Vol. 109, October 1999, pp. 677-697
Posted: 17 Sep 2002
Yishay Maoz and Omer Moav
The Open University of Israel - Department of Management and Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics

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Intergenerational Income Mobility, Inequality, Growth, Human Capital

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Income Distribution and Macroeconomics: The Persistence of Inequality in a Convex Technology Framework

Economics Letters, Vol. 75, pp. 187-192, April 2002
Posted: 09 Sep 2002
Omer Moav
University of Warwick - Department of Economics

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Growth, Wealth distribution, Human Capital

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Ability Biased Technological Transition, Wage Inequality and Growth

Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 115, pp. 469-498, 2000
Posted: 14 Nov 2000
Oded Galor and Omer Moav
Brown University - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics

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