Rachel M. Gisselquist

United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER)

Katajanokanlaituri 6B

Helsinki, FIN-00160

Finland

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

17

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Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

What Can Experiments Tell Us About How to Improve Governance?

WIDER Working Paper No. 2013/077
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 23 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2014
Rachel M. Gisselquist and Miguel Niño‐Zarazúa
United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER) and UNU-WIDER
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randomised control trials, governance, development

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Ethnic Heterogeneity and Public Goods Provision in Zambia: Further Evidence of a Subnational ‘Diversity Dividend’

WIDER Working Paper WP/2014/162
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 19 Dec 2014
Rachel M. Gisselquist, Stefan Leiderer and Miguel Niño‐Zarazúa
United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER), German Institute for Development Evaluation (DEval) and UNU-WIDER
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ethnic diversity, government performance, education, health, Zambia

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What Does Good Governance Mean?

WIDER Angle, January 2012.
Posted: 30 Jul 2014
Rachel M. Gisselquist
United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER)

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Taking Inequality into Account in the Post-2015 Development Agenda

WIDER Angle, March 2013.
Posted: 30 Jul 2014
Rachel M. Gisselquist
United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER)

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Ethnic Leftists, Populist Ethnics: The 'New' Politics of Identity

Thesis (Ph. D.)--Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Dept. of Political Science, 2007.
Posted: 30 Jul 2014
Rachel M. Gisselquist
United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER)

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Political Science

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Strengthening African Governance – Index of African Governance: Results and Rankings 2009

(Robert I. Rotberg and Rachel M. Gisselquist) (Cambridge, MA: Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, and World Peace Foundation, October 2009).
Posted: 30 Jul 2014
Rachel M. Gisselquist and Robert Rotberg
United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER) and Independent

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governance, Africa

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Strengthening African Governance – Ibrahim Index of African Governance: Results and Rankings 2008

(Robert I. Rotberg and Rachel M. Gisselquist) (Cambridge, MA: Mo Ibrahim Foundation; Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University; and World Peace Foundation, October 2008).
Posted: 30 Jul 2014
Rachel M. Gisselquist and Robert Rotberg
United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER) and Independent

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Good Governance as a Concept, and Why this Matters for Development Policy

UNU-WIDER Working Paper 2012/30, March 2012.
Posted: 28 Jul 2014
Rachel M. Gisselquist
United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER)

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democracy, development policy, foreign aid, good governance, governance

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Evaluating Governance Indexes: Critical and Less Critical Questions

UNU-WIDER Working Paper 2013/068, July 2013
Posted: 28 Jul 2014
Rachel M. Gisselquist
United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER)

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governance, indexes, composite indicators, research methods, development

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Democratic Transition and Democratic Survival in Benin

Democratization 15.4 (2008): 789-814.
Posted: 28 Jul 2014
Rachel M. Gisselquist
United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER)

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Benin, democratic transition, democratization, National Conference, West Africa

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Ethnic Politics in Ranked and Unranked Systems: An Exploratory Analysis

Nationalism and Ethnic Politics 19.4 (2013): 381-402.
Posted: 28 Jul 2014
Rachel M. Gisselquist
United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER)

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Paired Comparison and Theory Development: Considerations for Case Selection

PS: Political Science & Politics 47.2 (2014): 477-484, DOI 10.1017/S1049096514000419
Posted: 28 Jul 2014
Rachel M. Gisselquist
United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER)

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Ethnic Divisions and Public Goods Provision, Revisited

Ethinic and Racial Studies 37.9, 2013, DOI 10.1080/01419870.2012.762106
Posted: 28 Jul 2014
Rachel M. Gisselquist
United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER)

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ethnic politics, public goods, governance, USA, ethnic fractionalization

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Aid and Institution-Building in Fragile States: What Do We Know? What Can Comparative Analysis Add?

The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, November 2014, Forthcoming
Posted: 17 Jul 2014
Rachel M. Gisselquist
United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER)

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fragility, fragile states, institutions, state-building, aid, comparative methods, international development

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Aiding Government Effectiveness in Developing Countries

Public Administration and Development, August 2014, Forthcoming
Posted: 17 Jul 2014
Rachel M. Gisselquist and Danielle Resnick
United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

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governance, foreign aid, aid effectiveness, good governance

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Strengthening African Governance – Ibrahim Index of African Governance: Rankings and Results 2007

(Robert I. Rotberg and Rachel M. Gisselquist) (Cambridge, MA: Mo Ibrahim Foundation; Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University; and World Peace Foundation, December 2007)
Posted: 16 Jul 2014
Rachel M. Gisselquist and Robert Rotberg
United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER) and Independent

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Benin: A Pulverized Party System in Transition

book chapter in Political Parties, Party Systems and Democracy in Africa, edited by Renske Doorenspleet and Lia Nijzink (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014), Forthcoming
Posted: 16 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2014
Rachel M. Gisselquist
United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER)

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Politics, African Politics, African Studies, African Politics and Law, Democracy and Democratic Processes, Postcolonial Studies, Comparative Politics

Other Papers (2)

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1.

Dear Nicholas Kristof, We are Here, Too!

WIDER Angle, February 2014.
Posted: 30 Jul 2014
Rachel M. Gisselquist
United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER)

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Position Paper: Aid, Governance, and Fragility (Theme Leader of UNU-WIDER Authored Publication)

UNU-WIDER report, 2014
Posted: 17 Jul 2014
Rachel M. Gisselquist
United Nations - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU/WIDER)

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governance, fragility, fragile states, least developed countries democracy, foreign aid, aid effectiveness, conflict