Francesco Trebbi

Vancouver School of Economics

Professor of Economics

University of British Columbia

6000 Iona Dr.

Vancouver Canada, BC V6T 1L4

Canada

http://faculty.arts.ubc.ca/ftrebbi/

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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Scholarly Papers (31)

The Political Economy of the U.S. Mortgage Default Crisis

Chicago GSB Research Paper No. 08-17
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 04 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2009
Atif R. Mian, Amir Sufi and Francesco Trebbi
Princeton University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 3,087 (2,506)
Citation 28

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The Political Economy of the U.S. Mortgage Default Crisis

NBER Working Paper No. w14468
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 11 Nov 2008
Atif R. Mian, Amir Sufi and Francesco Trebbi
Princeton University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 65 (289,002)
Citation 28

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Citation 16

Foreclosures, House Prices, and the Real Economy

Fama-Miller Working Paper, Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 13-41, Kreisman Working Papers Series in Housing Law and Policy No. 6
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 09 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2015
Atif R. Mian, Amir Sufi and Francesco Trebbi
Princeton University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 2,497 (3,649)
Citation 16

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Foreclosures, House Prices, Durable Consumption, Residential Investment, Auto Sales, Mortgage Defaults, Amplification

Foreclosures, House Prices, and the Real Economy

NBER Working Paper No. w16685
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 18 Jan 2011
Atif R. Mian, Amir Sufi and Francesco Trebbi
Princeton University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 48 (336,075)
Citation 16

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Citation 9

Inconsistent Regulators: Evidence from Banking

AFA 2013 San Diego Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 03 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2013
Sumit Agarwal, David O. Lucca, Amit Seru and Francesco Trebbi
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Stanford University and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 1,308 (10,928)
Citation 9

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Banking Regulation, Banking Supervision, Dual Banking, CAMELS, Financial Institutions, European Banking

Inconsistent Regulators: Evidence from Banking

NBER Working Paper No. w17736
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 06 Jan 2012
Sumit Agarwal, David O. Lucca, Amit Seru and Francesco Trebbi
Georgetown University - Department of Finance, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Stanford University and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 26 (422,418)
Citation 9

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The Political Economy of the Subprime Mortgage Credit Expansion

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 10-21
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 09 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2010
Atif R. Mian, Amir Sufi and Francesco Trebbi
Princeton University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 884 (20,025)
Citation 6

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subprime, politics, campaign contributions, lobbying

The Political Economy of the Subprime Mortgage Credit Expansion

NBER Working Paper No. w16107
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Jun 2010
Atif R. Mian, Amir Sufi and Francesco Trebbi
Princeton University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 40 (362,657)
Citation 6

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Is it Whom You Know or What You Know? An Empirical Assessment of the Lobbying Process

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 26 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2011
Marianne Bertrand, Matilde Bombardini and Francesco Trebbi
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of British Columbia (UBC) and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 715 (27,260)
Citation 5

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Lobbying, Special Interest Politics, Political Access, Expertise, Advocacy

Is it Whom You Know or What You Know? An Empirical Assessment of the Lobbying Process

NBER Working Paper No. w16765
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 07 Feb 2011
Marianne Bertrand, Matilde Bombardini and Francesco Trebbi
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of British Columbia (UBC) and Vancouver School of Economics
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Institutions Rule: The Primacy of Institutions over Integration and Geography in Economic Development

IMF Working Paper No. 02/189
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 06 Feb 2006
Dani Rodrik, Arvind Subramanian and Francesco Trebbi
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 640 (22,617)
Citation 499

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Institutions, integration, geography, development

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Citation 84

Endogenous Political Institutions

Harvard Institute Research Working Paper No. 1957
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Oct 2002
Philippe Aghion, Alberto F. Alesina and Francesco Trebbi
College de France and London School of Economics and Political Science, Fellow, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 480 (46,322)
Citation 84

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Endogenous Political Institutions

NBER Working Paper No. w9006
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 21 Jun 2002
Philippe Aghion, Alberto F. Alesina and Francesco Trebbi
College de France and London School of Economics and Political Science, Fellow, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 36 (377,533)
Citation 84

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Endogenous Political Institutions

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3473
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 04 Dec 2002
Philippe Aghion, Alberto F. Alesina and Francesco Trebbi
College de France and London School of Economics and Political Science, Fellow, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Vancouver School of Economics
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Citation 84

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Political systems, endogenous constitutions, super-majority rule

Endogenous Political Institutions

Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 119, No. 2, May 2004
Posted: 06 Sep 2004
Philippe Aghion, Alberto F. Alesina and Francesco Trebbi
College de France and London School of Economics and Political Science, Fellow, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Vancouver School of Economics

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The Revolving Door and Worker Flows in Banking Regulation

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 14 Jun 2014
David O. Lucca, Amit Seru and Francesco Trebbi
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Stanford University and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 366 (64,589)

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Banking Regulation, Revolving Door, Inter-industry Worker Flows

The Revolving Door and Worker Flows in Banking Regulation

NBER Working Paper No. w20241
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 23 Jun 2014
David O. Lucca, Amit Seru and Francesco Trebbi
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Stanford University and Vancouver School of Economics
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Citation 78

Electoral Rules and Corruption

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 416
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 21 Mar 2001
Torsten Persson, Guido Tabellini and Francesco Trebbi
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of Bocconi - Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research (IGIER) and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 276 (89,345)
Citation 78

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Electoral Rules and Corruption

NBER Working Paper No. w8154
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 08 Mar 2001
Torsten Persson, Guido Tabellini and Francesco Trebbi
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of Bocconi - Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research (IGIER) and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 31 (398,262)
Citation 78

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Electoral Rules and Corruption

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2741
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Apr 2001
Torsten Persson, Guido Tabellini and Francesco Trebbi
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of Bocconi - Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research (IGIER) and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 30 (402,802)
Citation 78

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Comparative politics, corruption, political economies

Who Adjusts and When? On the Political Economy of Reforms

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 2108
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 Feb 2006
Alberto F. Alesina, Silvia Ardagna and Francesco Trebbi
Harvard University - Department of Economics, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 196 (126,777)
Citation 32

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Who Adjusts and When? On the Political Economy of Reforms

NBER Working Paper No. w12049
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 May 2006
Alberto F. Alesina, Silvia Ardagna and Francesco Trebbi
Harvard University - Department of Economics, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 47 (339,152)
Citation 32

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Competition and Political Organization: Together or Alone in Lobbying for Trade Policy

Chicago Booth School of Business Research Paper No. 09-06
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 26 Feb 2009
Matilde Bombardini and Francesco Trebbi
University of British Columbia (UBC) and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 178 (135,491)
Citation 10

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Lobby formation, Collective action, Product market competition

Votes or Money? Theory and Evidence from the US Congress

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 08-10
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 08 Aug 2008
Matilde Bombardini and Francesco Trebbi
University of British Columbia (UBC) and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 145 (166,374)
Citation 9

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Votes or Money? Theory and Evidence from the Us Congress

NBER Working Paper No. w13672
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 19 Dec 2007
Matilde Bombardini and Francesco Trebbi
University of British Columbia (UBC) and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 33 (389,597)
Citation 9

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Choosing Electoral Rules: Theory and Evidence from US Cities

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 2065
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 25 Mar 2005
Philippe Aghion, Alberto F. Alesina and Francesco Trebbi
College de France and London School of Economics and Political Science, Fellow, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 146 (165,364)
Citation 8

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Choosing Electoral Rules: Theory and Evidence from Us Cities

NBER Working Paper No. w11236
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 11 May 2005
Philippe Aghion, Alberto F. Alesina and Francesco Trebbi
College de France and London School of Economics and Political Science, Fellow, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 29 (407,471)
Citation 8

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Measuring Central Bank Communication: An Automated Approach with Application to FOMC Statements

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 09-34
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 10 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2009
David O. Lucca and Francesco Trebbi
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 153 (158,784)
Citation 12

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Monetary Policy, Central Bank Communication, FOMC, Computational Linguistics

Measuring Central Bank Communication: An Automated Approach with Application to FOMC Statements

NBER Working Paper No. w15367
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 21 Sep 2009
David O. Lucca and Francesco Trebbi
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 21 (450,236)
Citation 12

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Institutions Rule: The Primacy of Institutions Over Geography and Integration in Economic Development

NBER Working Paper No. w9305
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 07 Nov 2002
Dani Rodrik, Arvind Subramanian and Francesco Trebbi
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 95 (229,263)
Citation 505

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Institutions Rule: The Primacy of Institutions over Geography and Integration in Economic Development

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3643
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Dec 2002
Dani Rodrik, Arvind Subramanian and Francesco Trebbi
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 54 (317,812)
Citation 505

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Economic growth, development, trade, institutions, geography

Factions in Nondemocracies: Theory and Evidence from the Chinese Communist Party

Number of pages: 84 Posted: 14 Oct 2016
Patrick Francois, Francesco Trebbi and Kairong Xiao
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics, Vancouver School of Economics and Sauder School of Business, University of British Columbia
Downloads 117 (197,305)

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Political Factions, The Chinese Communist Party

Factions in Nondemocracies: Theory and Evidence from the Chinese Communist Party

NBER Working Paper No. w22775
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 31 Oct 2016
Patrick Francois, Francesco Trebbi and Kairong Xiao
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics, Vancouver School of Economics and Sauder School of Business, University of British Columbia
Downloads 6 (534,619)

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City Structure and Congestion Costs

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 10-20
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 06 May 2010
Francesco Trebbi and Matilde Bombardini
Vancouver School of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC)
Downloads 114 (191,573)

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Democracy, Technology, and Growth

NBER Working Paper No. w13180
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Jun 2007
Philippe Aghion, Alberto F. Alesina and Francesco Trebbi
College de France and London School of Economics and Political Science, Fellow, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 102 (218,181)
Citation 11

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Democracy, Technology, and Growth

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 2138
Posted: 11 Jun 2007
Philippe Aghion, Alberto F. Alesina and Francesco Trebbi
College de France and London School of Economics and Political Science, Fellow, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Vancouver School of Economics

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Downloads 98 (224,582)

Regulation and Market Liquidity

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 07 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2015
Francesco Trebbi and Kairong Xiao
Vancouver School of Economics and Sauder School of Business, University of British Columbia
Downloads 86 (246,632)

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Liquidity, Dodd-Frank Act of 2010, Volcker Rule

Regulation and Market Liquidity

NBER Working Paper No. w21739
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 23 Nov 2015
Francesco Trebbi and Kairong Xiao
Vancouver School of Economics and Sauder School of Business, University of British Columbia
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Is Europe an Optimal Political Area?

NBER Working Paper No. w23325
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 17 Apr 2017
Alberto F. Alesina, Guido Tabellini and Francesco Trebbi
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Bocconi University - Department of Economics and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 26 (422,418)

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Is Europe an Optimal Political Area?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6469
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 10 Jun 2017
Alberto F. Alesina, Guido Tabellini and Francesco Trebbi
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Bocconi University - Department of Economics and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 31 (484,858)

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Is Europe an Optimal Political Area?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12017
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 08 May 2017
Alberto F. Alesina, Guido Tabellini and Francesco Trebbi
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Bocconi University - Department of Economics and Vancouver School of Economics
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Endogenous Network Formation in Congress

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 15 Aug 2016
Nathan Canen and Francesco Trebbi
University of British Columbia (UBC) and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 28 (412,234)

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Endogenous Network Formation in Congress

NBER Working Paper No. w22756
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 24 Oct 2016
Nathan Canen and Francesco Trebbi
University of British Columbia (UBC) and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 4 (544,527)

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How Do Voters Respond to Information? Evidence from a Randomized Campaign

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7340
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Apr 2013
Chad Kendall, Tommaso Nannicini and Francesco Trebbi
University of Southern California, Bocconi University - Department of Economics and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 23 (438,803)
Citation 1

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voting, information, beliefs elicitation, randomized controlled trial

How Do Voters Respond to Information? Evidence from a Randomized Campaign

NBER Working Paper No. w18986
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 28 Apr 2013
Chad Kendall, Tommaso Nannicini and Francesco Trebbi
University of Southern California, Bocconi University - Department of Economics and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 6 (534,619)
Citation 1

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Resolving Debt Overhang: Political Constraints in the Aftermath of Financial Crises

NBER Working Paper No. w17831
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 10 Feb 2012
Atif R. Mian, Amir Sufi and Francesco Trebbi
Princeton University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 22 (405,981)
Citation 2

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Competition and Political Organization: Together or Alone in Lobbying for Trade Policy?

NBER Working Paper No. w14771
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 05 Mar 2009
Matilde Bombardini and Francesco Trebbi
University of British Columbia (UBC) and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 17 (446,204)
Citation 10

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A Theory of Minimalist Democracy

NBER Working Paper No. w20552
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 06 Oct 2014
Chris Bidner, Patrick Francois and Francesco Trebbi
University of New South Wales (UNSW), University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 5 (515,550)

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The Dictator&Apos;S Inner Circle

NBER Working Paper No. w20216
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 16 Jun 2014
Patrick Francois, Ilia Rainer and Francesco Trebbi
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 5 (515,550)

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How is Power Shared in Africa?

NBER Working Paper No. w18425
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 29 Sep 2012
Patrick Francois, Ilia Rainer and Francesco Trebbi
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 2 (511,156)
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Insurgency and Small Wars: Estimation of Unobserved Coalition Structures

NBER Working Paper No. w21202
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 26 May 2015
Francesco Trebbi and Eric Weese
Vancouver School of Economics and Yale University Department of Economics
Downloads 1 (530,777)

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New Tools for the Analysis of Political Power in Africa

NBER Working Paper No. w18424
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 29 Sep 2012
Ilia Rainer and Francesco Trebbi
Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Vancouver School of Economics
Downloads 1 (524,404)

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Insurgent Learning

NBER Working Paper No. w23475
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 05 Jun 2017
Francesco Trebbi, Eric Weese, Austin L Wright and Andrew Shaver
Vancouver School of Economics, Yale University Department of Economics, Princeton University - Department of Political Science and Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Downloads 0 (539,700)

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Insurgency and Small Wars: Estimation of Unobserved Coalition Structures

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1053
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 26 May 2016
Francesco Trebbi and Eric Weese
Vancouver School of Economics and Yale University Department of Economics
Downloads 0 (373,016)

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