Roland Pongou

University of Ottawa - Department of Economics

200 Wilbrod Street

Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6N5

Canada

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

17

DOWNLOADS

571

SSRN CITATIONS

5

CROSSREF CITATIONS

4

Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

Historical Missionary Activity, Schooling, and the Reversal of Fortunes: Evidence from Nigeria

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 Aug 2014
Dozie Okoye and Roland Pongou
Dalhousie University - Department of Economics and University of Ottawa - Department of Economics
Downloads 127 (241,494)
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Missions, Africa, Education, Reversal of Fortunes, Nigeria

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Dual Citizenship Institution: A Pareto Improvement?

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Mar 2013
Djoulassi Oloufade and Roland Pongou
University of Ottawa and University of Ottawa - Department of Economics
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Dual Citizenship Legislation, Private International Relations, Foreign Remittances, International Trade, Foreign Investment, Institutions, Child Survival

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Valuing Inputs Under Supply Uncertainty: The Bayesian Shapley Value

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 31 Oct 2016
Roland Pongou and Jean-Baptiste Tondji
University of Ottawa - Department of Economics and University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) (Formerly University of Texas-Pan American) - Economics and Finance
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input valuation, uncertainty, a priori Shapley value, Bayesian Shapley value, rationalizability

4.

Underage Brides and Grooms' Education

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 24 Apr 2017
Sylvain Dessy, Setou Diarra and Roland Pongou
Université Laval - Département d'Économique, University of Ottawa - Department of Economics and University of Ottawa - Department of Economics
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Underage Marriage, Male Education, Nigeria, Patriarchal Norms.

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Volume of Trade and Dynamic Network Formation in Two-Sided Economies

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 27 Jun 2013
Roland Pongou and Roberto Serrano
University of Ottawa - Department of Economics and Brown University
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Two-sided networks, pairwise stability, stochastic stability, herd externality, informational cascade, fragmentation, concentration, economy thinness, contagion asymmetry

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Measuring and Decomposing the Distance to the Shapley Wage Function with Limited Data

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2016
Victor Aguiar, Roland Pongou and Jean-Baptiste Tondji
Western University (University of Western Ontario), University of Ottawa - Department of Economics and University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) (Formerly University of Texas-Pan American) - Economics and Finance
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Shapley wage function, firm, fairness violations, linear contract, bargaining, limited data

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A Political Reciprocity Mechanism

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 20 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2020
Roland Pongou and Jean-Baptiste Tondji
University of Ottawa - Department of Economics and University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) (Formerly University of Texas-Pan American) - Economics and Finance
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Reciprocity, reciprocity set, political design, political bargaining, blocking approach, stability, efficiency, inclusiveness

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On the Dispensability of New Transportation Technologies: Evidence from the Heterogeneous Impact of Railroads in Nigeria

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 04 Mar 2017
Dozie Okoye, Roland Pongou and Tite Yokossi
Dalhousie University - Department of Economics, University of Ottawa - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Impact Heterogeneity, Colonial Investments, Railway, Africa, Long-run Effects, Development, Nigeria

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Fertility After the Drought: Theory and Evidence from Madagascar

CRREP working paper serie 2019-01
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 27 Mar 2019
Université Laval - Département d'Économique, Université d'Auvergne - Clermont 1 - Centre d'Etudes et de Recherches sur le Developpement International (CERDI), University of Ottawa - Department of Economics and Université Laval
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Climatic Shocks; Droughts; Agricultural Season; Opportunity Cost of Children; Fertility; Irrigation

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Fertility Response to Climate Shocks

Partnership for Economic Policy Working Paper No. 2019-06
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 01 Mar 2019
Université Laval - Département d'Économique, Université d'Auvergne - Clermont 1 - Centre d'Etudes et de Recherches sur le Developpement International (CERDI), University of Ottawa - Department of Economics and Université Laval
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Drought, Fertility, Agrarian Communities, Price of a marginal child

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An Index of Unfairness

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 02 Apr 2019
Western University (University of Western Ontario), University of Ottawa - Department of Economics, Brown University and University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) (Formerly University of Texas-Pan American) - Economics and Finance
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Shapley value, Shapley distance, (un)fairness, horizontal equity, efficiency, marginality

12.

Political Design Meets Policy Complexity

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 29 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2020
Roland Pongou and Jean-Baptiste Tondji
University of Ottawa - Department of Economics and University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) (Formerly University of Texas-Pan American) - Economics and Finance
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Legislative Institutions; Dynamic Decision Making; Political Design; Voting Rules; Policy Complexity; Policy Importance

13.

Sex Ratios, Sexual Infidelity, and Sexual Diseases: Evidence from the United Kingdom

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Mar 2020
Yifan Kang and Roland Pongou
University of Ottawa - Department of Economics and University of Ottawa - Department of Economics
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Sexual economy, (in)fidelity networks, sex ratios, sexual infidelity, concurrent relationships, serial monogamy, sexually transmitted diseases, gender

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Missing Twins: Fetal Origins, Institutions, and Twin-Singleton Mortality Convergence

Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER) Working Paper n°2018-04
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 06 Feb 2018
Roland Pongou, David Shapiro and Michel Tenikué
University of Ottawa - Department of Economics, Pennsylvania State University and Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER)
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Mortality, Twins, Singletons, Convergence, Institutions, Sub-Saharan Africa

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Supermajority Politics: Equilibrium Range, Diversity, and Compromise

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Oct 2019
Aseem Mahajan, Roland Pongou and Jean-Baptiste Tondji
Harvard University, University of Ottawa - Department of Economics and University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) (Formerly University of Texas-Pan American) - Economics and Finance
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Supermajority rules, Single-peaked preferences, Policy diversity, Optimal political compromise

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Adolescent Brides and Grooms' Education: Theory and Evidence

CRREP working paper 2016-10
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 30 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2018
Sylvain Dessy, Setou Diarra and Roland Pongou
Université Laval - Département d'Économique, University of Ottawa - Department of Economics and University of Ottawa - Department of Economics
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Adolescent Marriage, Groom Education, Quantity-Quality Trade-off

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Ancestral Norms, Legal Origins, and Female Empowerment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13105
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 06 Apr 2020
Abel Brodeur, Marie Mabeu and Roland Pongou
University of Ottawa - Department of Economics, University of Ottawa and University of Ottawa - Department of Economics
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legal origins, ancestral norms, women's empowerment, gender roles