Arye L. Hillman

Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics

Professor

Ramat-Gan, 52900

Israel

Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

Fellow

London

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (27)

1.

Economic Freedom and Religion: An Empirical Investigation

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6017
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Aug 2016
Arye L. Hillman and Niklas Potrafke
Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute
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economic freedom, protestant ethic, religion, religiosity, Catholicism, Islam, democracy, autocracy

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The Politics of International Trade

Forthcoming in: Roger D. Congleton, Bernard N. Grofman, and Stefan Voigt (Eds.), Oxford Handbook of Public Choice, Oxford University Press, Oxford UK., CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6456
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 02 Jun 2017
Wilfred J. Ethier and Arye L. Hillman
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
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Political Support, Rent Creation, Budgetary Revenue, Trade Negotiations

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Social Harmony at the Boundaries of the Welfare State: Immigrants and Social Transfers

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Nov 2000
Gil S. Epstein and Arye L. Hillman
Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
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Welfare state, social harmony, immigrants

Poverty, Inequality, and Unethical Behavior of the Strong

IMF Working Paper No. 00/187
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 03 Feb 2006
Arye L. Hillman
Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
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poverty, development, government, ethics, Nietzsche

Poverty, Inequality, and Unethical Behavior of the Strong

IMF Working Paper No. 00/187
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Aug 2009
Arye L. Hillman
Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
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Poverty, Development, Governance

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Rent Seeking: The Social Cost of Contestable Benefits

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6462
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 07 Jun 2017
Arye L. Hillman and Ngo Van Long
Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and McGill University - Department of Economics
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rent seeking, contests, political discretion, academic merit, ideology, political correctness

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Financing Government in the Transition: Bulgaria: The Political Economy of Tax Policies, Tax Bases and Tax Evasion

FINANCING GOVERNMENT IN THE TRANSITION: BULGARIA: THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF TAX POLICIES, TAX BASES AND TAX EVASION, Bogetic, Zeljko and Arye L. Hillman, eds., World Bank, 1995
Number of pages: 276 Posted: 16 Apr 2011
Zeljko Bogetic and Arye L. Hillman
World Bank and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
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government finance, transition, public finance, tax policy, Bulgaria

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User Payments for Basic Education in Low-Income Countries

IMF Working Paper No. 02/182
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Feb 2006
Arye L. Hillman and E. Jenkner
Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Government expenditure and education, education

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Growth, Governance, and Fiscal Policy Transmission Channels in Low-Income Countries

IMF Working Paper No. 03/237
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Emanuele Baldacci, Arye L. Hillman and Naoko C. Kojo
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department, Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and The World Bank
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Growth governance fiscal policy low-income countries

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The Preoccupation of the United Nations with Israel: Evidence and Theory

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5034
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 05 Nov 2014
University of Bonn, Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and University of Bayreuth
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United Nations General Assembly voting, expressive voting, decoy voting, focal point, logrolling, discrimination, prejudice, political culture

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Where are the Rent Seekers?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5833
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 22 Apr 2016
Arye L. Hillman and Heinrich W. Ursprung
Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and University of Konstanz
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rent seeking, rent creation, deadweight losses, income distribution, interest groups, contest models, Gordon Tullock, Gary Becker, Donald Wittman

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Trust and Identity in a Small, Post-Socialist, Post-Crisis Society

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6828
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Aarhus University, World Bank, Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and Mediterranean University
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Post Conflict Reconstruction, Social Capital, Political Economy, Ethics & Belief Systems, Business Ethics, Leadership and Values

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Academic Exclusion: Some Experiences

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5912
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 22 Jun 2016
Arye L. Hillman and Heinrich W. Ursprung
Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and University of Konstanz
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ideology, rents, rent seeking, X-efficiency, Gordon Tullock, Alexander Del Mar, J.A. Hobson, bias, eugenics, prejudice, anti-Semitism, professional recognition, strategic referencing

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Montenegro: Preparing for Prosperity

Montenegro: Preparing for Prosperity, World Bank, Washington D.C., December 21, 2012
Number of pages: 119 Posted: 26 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2013
World Bank, World Bank, Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics, World BankWorld Bank, World Bank and Independent
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Balkans, Montenegro, Crna Gora, growth, competitiveness, infrastructure, invesment climate

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Social Media and Democracy

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Jul 2022 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2022
Ronen Gradwohl, Yuval Heller and Arye L. Hillman
Ariel University, Bar Ilan University and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
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Bayesian persuasion; Political agenda; Information manipulation; Condorcet Jury Theorem; Biased signals

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Democracy with Group Identity

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5281
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 14 Apr 2015
Arye L. Hillman, Kfir Metsuyanim and Niklas Potrafke
Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics, Government of the State of Israel and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute
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voting turnout, voter decisiveness, expressive voting, instrumental voting, local government, Arab Spring

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Trade Liberalization and Globalization: A Survey

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 23 May 2003
Arye L. Hillman
Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
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Trade liberalization, globalization, WTO, exchange of market access, multilaterlism, preferential trade, regionalism, environment, labour standards, special interests, public interest

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The UN Goldstone Report and Retraction: An Empirical Investigation

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5234
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 12 Mar 2015
Arye L. Hillman and Niklas Potrafke
Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute
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state-sponsored terror, state-perpetrated terror, asymmetric warfare, United Nations, UNGA voting, international law, war crimes, human rights, democracy, autocracy, Israel, supreme values, expressive voting

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Privatizing Profits of Bulgaria's State Enterprises

Transition, March 1995
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 04 May 2011
Zeljko Bogetic and Arye L. Hillman
World Bank and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
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privatization, transition, state enterprises, Bulgaria

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Departure from Free Trade: A Survey

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Feb 2003
Arye L. Hillman
Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
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Free trade, protection, strategic trade policy, public interest, political interests, special interests

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Public Safety and the Moral Dilemma in the Defense Against Terror

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 31 Jan 2005
Raphael Franck, Arye L. Hillman and Miriam Krausz
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics, Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
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Defense economics, defensive preemption, counter-terrorism, terror, international judges, profiling

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Bulgaria: Private Sector Assessment

World Bank Report No. 14546-BUL
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 03 May 2011
Zeljko Bogetic, Arye L. Hillman and George Zodrow
World Bank, Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and Rice University - Department of Economics
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private firms, state-owned firms, privatization, business climate, Bulgaria

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The Choice of the Tax System

FINANCING GOVERNMENT IN THE TRANSITION: BULGARIA, Zeljko Bogetic and Arye L. Hillman, eds., World Bank and Avebury, 1996
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 27 Apr 2011
Zeljko Bogetic and Arye L. Hillman
World Bank and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
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taxes, tax system, tax revenues, transition, Bulgaria

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General Lessons from the Bulgarian Experience

FINANCING GOVERNMENT IN THE TRANSITION: BULGARIA, Chapter 14, Zeljko Bogetic, Arye L. Hillman, eds., World Bank Regional and Sectoral Series, World Bank and Avebury, Washington D.C., 1996
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 27 Apr 2011
Zeljko Bogetic and Arye L. Hillman
World Bank and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics
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transition, taxes, subsidies, reform, socialism, Bulgaria

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Political Culture and Economic Decline

European Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 16, 2000
Posted: 27 Feb 2001
Arye L. Hillman and Heinrich W. Ursprung
Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and University of Konstanz

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Herd Effects and Migration

CEPR Discussion Paper Series No. 1811
Posted: 16 Oct 1998
Gil S. Epstein and Arye L. Hillman
Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics

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The King Never Emigrates: Political Culture and the Reluctant International Movement of People

CEPR Discussion Paper Series Number 1815
Posted: 22 Sep 1998
Gil S. Epstein, Arye L. Hillman and Heinrich W. Ursprung
Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics, Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and University of Konstanz

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Creating Illegal Immigrants

Journal of Population Economics, Vol. 12, Issue 1, 1999
Posted: 30 Jun 1999
Gil S. Epstein, Arye L. Hillman and Avi Weiss
Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics, Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics

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Creating Illegal Immigrants

CEPR Discussion Paper Series No. 1796
Posted: 07 Jul 1998
Gil S. Epstein, Arye L. Hillman and Avi Weiss
Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics, Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics and Bar-Ilan University - Department of Economics

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