Matteo Cervellati

University of Bologna - Department of Economics

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Hobbes to Rousseau: Inequality, Institutions, and Development

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1450
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 06 Jan 2005
Matteo Cervellati, Piergiuseppe Fortunato and Uwe Sunde
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, University of Bologna - Faculty of Political Science and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
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inequality, democratization, institutions, state of law, long-term development

Hobbes to Rousseau: Inequality, Institutions and Development

The Economic Journal, Vol. 118, No. 531, pp. 1354-1384, August 2008
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Aug 2008
Matteo Cervellati, Piergiuseppe Fortunato and Uwe Sunde
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, University of Bologna - Faculty of Political Science and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
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Human Capital Formation, Life Expectancy and the Process of Economic Development

IZA Discussion Paper No. 585
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 21 Oct 2002
Matteo Cervellati and Uwe Sunde
University of Bologna - Department of Economics and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
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Long-term Development, Endogenous Lifetime Duration, Endogenous Life Expectancy, Human Capital, Technological Progress, Growth Externalities, Industrial Revolution

Human Capital, Mortality and Fertility: A Unified Theory of the Economic and Demographic Transition

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2905
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Jul 2007
Matteo Cervellati and Uwe Sunde
University of Bologna - Department of Economics and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
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long-term development, demographic transition, endogenous life expectancy, child mortality, heterogeneous human capital, technological change, industrial revolution

Human Capital, Mortality and Fertility: A Unified Theory of the Economic and Demographic Transition

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6384
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 29 May 2008
Matteo Cervellati and Uwe Sunde
University of Bologna - Department of Economics and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
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Child mortality, demographic transition, endogenous life expectancy, heterogeneous human capital, Long-term development

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Consensual and Conflictual Democratization

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2225
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 01 Aug 2006
Matteo Cervellati, Piergiuseppe Fortunato and Uwe Sunde
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, University of Bologna - Faculty of Political Science and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
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democratization, oligarchy, conflict, consensual democracy, inequality

Life Expectancy and Economic Growth: The Role of the Demographic Transition

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4160
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 19 May 2009
Matteo Cervellati and Uwe Sunde
University of Bologna - Department of Economics and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
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life expectancy, demographic transition, epidemiological revolution, heterogeneous treatment effects

Life Expectancy and Economic Growth: The Role of the Demographic Transition

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7361
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 26 Aug 2009
Matteo Cervellati and Uwe Sunde
University of Bologna - Department of Economics and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
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Demographic Transition, Epidemiological Revolution, Heterogeneous Treatment Effects, Life Expectancy

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Are All Democracies Equally Good? The Role of Interactions Between Political Environment and Inequality for Rule of Law

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2984
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 05 Sep 2007
Uwe Sunde, Matteo Cervellati and Piergiuseppe Fortunato
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, University of Bologna - Department of Economics and University of Bologna - Faculty of Political Science
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inequality, democracy, institutions, rule of law, interactions

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Disease Environment and Civil Conflicts

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5614
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 11 Apr 2011
Matteo Cervellati, Uwe Sunde and Simona Valmori
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich and University of Bologna
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disease environment, civil conflict, multi-host vector-transmitted pathogens, civil war

The Economic and Demographic Transition, Mortality, and Comparative Development

University of St. Gallen, Department of Economics, Discussion Paper No. 2008-21
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 05 Nov 2008
Matteo Cervellati and Uwe Sunde
University of Bologna - Department of Economics and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
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Economic and Demographic Transition, Adult Longevity, Child Mortality, Heterogeneous Human Capital, Comparative Development, Development Traps, Kernel Distributions

The Economic and Demographic Transition, Mortality, and Comparative Development

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7199
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 16 Feb 2013
Matteo Cervellati and Uwe Sunde
University of Bologna - Department of Economics and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
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economic and demographic transition, adult mortality, child mortality, quantitative analysis, unified growth model, heterogeneous human capital, comparative development, development traps

The Economic and Demographic Transition, Mortality, and Comparative Development

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9337
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 12 Feb 2013
Matteo Cervellati and Uwe Sunde
University of Bologna - Department of Economics and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
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adult mortality, child mortality, comparative development, development traps, economic and demographic transition, heterogeneous human capital, quantitative analysis, unified growth model

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The Social Contract with Endogenous Sentiments

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2312
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 03 Oct 2006
Matteo Cervellati, Joan Maria Esteban and Laurence Kranich
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, Autonomous University of Barcelona and State University of New York (SUNY) at Albany
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social contract, endogenous sentiments, voting over taxes, social norms

Democratization and Civil Liberties: The Role of Violence During the Transition

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5555, U. of St. Gallen Law & Economics Working Paper No. 2011-03
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Mar 2011
Matteo Cervellati, Piergiuseppe Fortunato and Uwe Sunde
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, University of Bologna - Faculty of Political Science and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
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democratization, civil conflict, violent democratization, civil liberties

Democratization and Civil Liberties: The Role of Violence During the Transition

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8315
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 18 Apr 2011
Matteo Cervellati, Piergiuseppe Forunato and Uwe Sunde
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
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Civil Conflict, Civil Liberties, Democratization, Violent Democratization

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Malaria Risk and Civil Violence

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6413
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 08 May 2017
Matteo Cervellati, Elena Esposito, Uwe Sunde and Simona Valmori
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, European University Institute, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Economics and University of Bologna
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malaria risk, civil violence, weather shocks, immunity, cell-level data, Africa

Malaria Risk and Civil Violence

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11496
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 12 Sep 2016
Matteo Cervellati, Elena Esposito, Uwe Sunde and Simona Valmori
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, European University Institute, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich and University of Bologna
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Malaria Risk; Civil Violence; Weather Shocks; Immunity; Cell-level Data; Africa

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Democratization, Violent Social Conflicts, and Growth

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5643
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Apr 2011
Matteo Cervellati and Uwe Sunde
University of Bologna - Department of Economics and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
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democratization, armed conflict, civil war, economic growth, democratization scenario, peaceful transition

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Trade Liberalization, Democratization and Technology Adoption

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7132
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Jan 2013
Matteo Cervellati, Alireza Naghavi and Farid Toubal
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, University of Bologna - Department of Economics and Ecole Normale Superieure de Cachan (ENS) - Departement of Economics ans Management
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trade openness, democratization, political economy theory, technology adoption, sector level panel data, cross-country analysis

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'Thou Shalt Not Covet ...': Prohibitions, Temptation and Moral Values

FEEM Working Paper No. 54.2010
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Jun 2010
Matteo Cervellati and Paolo Vanin
University of Bologna - Department of Economics and University of Bologna - Department of Economics
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Prohibitions, Temptation, Self-Control, Moral Values, Crime

Income, Democracy, and Critical Junctures

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7069
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 22 Dec 2012
Matteo Cervellati, Florian Jung, Uwe Sunde and Thomas Vischer
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, University of St. Gallen, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich and Technische Universität München (TUM)
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critical junctures, democracy, economic development, income, institutions, modernization hypothesis

Income, Democracy, and Critical Junctures

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9259
Posted: 01 Feb 2013
Matteo Cervellati, Florian Jung, Uwe Sunde and Thomas Vischer
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, University of St. Gallen, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich and Technische Universität München (TUM)

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Critical Junctures, Democracy, Economic Development, Income, Institutions, Modernization Hypothesis

Life Expectancy, Schooling, and Lifetime Labor Supply: Theory and Evidence Revisited

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7286
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Mar 2013
Matteo Cervellati and Uwe Sunde
University of Bologna - Department of Economics and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
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longevity, life expectancy, schooling, lifetime labor supply, rectangularization of the survival function

Life Expectancy, Schooling, and Lifetime Labor Supply: Theory and Evidence Revisited

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9399
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Apr 2013
Matteo Cervellati and Uwe Sunde
University of Bologna - Department of Economics and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
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Life Expectancy, Lifetime Labor Supply, Longevity, Rectangularization of the Survival Function, Schooling

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"Thou Shalt Not Covet ...": Prohibitions, Temptation and Moral Values

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7334
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Apr 2013
Matteo Cervellati and Paolo Vanin
University of Bologna - Department of Economics and University of Bologna - Department of Economics
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self-control, temptation, prohibitions, moral values, crime

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Bite and Divide: Malaria and Ethnolinguistic Diversity

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13437
Number of pages: 112 Posted: 15 Jan 2019
Matteo Cervellati, Giorgio Chiovelli and Elena Esposito
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, London Business School and University of Lausanne
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African Growth, Cultural and Genetic Selection, Endogamy, Ethnic Groups, Malaria, Malthusian Theory

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Consensual and Conflictual Democratization, Rule of Law, and Development

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6328
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 27 May 2008
Matteo Cervellati, Piergiuseppe Fortunato and Uwe Sunde
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, United Nations - Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
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commitment, conflict, consensual democracy, constitutional principles, democratization, inequality, oligarchy

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Political Geography and Pre-Industrial Development: A Theory and Evidence for Europe 1000-1850

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13719
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 13 May 2019
Matteo Cervellati, Sara Lazzaroni, Giovanni Prarolo and Paolo Vanin
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, University of Bologna, University of Bologna and University of Bologna - Department of Economics
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Borders, Centrality and Location, market potential, Pre-Industrial Development, Sovereign Polities, Space and Territorial Control

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Pathogens, Weather Shocks and Civil Conflicts

The Economic Journal, Vol. 127, Issue 607, pp. 2581-2616, 2017
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Dec 2017
Matteo Cervellati, Uwe Sunde and Simona Valmori
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Economics and University of Bologna
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Demographic Dynamics and Long-Run Development: Insights for the Secular Stagnation Debate

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11569
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Oct 2016
Matteo Cervellati, Uwe Sunde and Klaus Zimmermann
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich and Princeton University
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demographic transition, income growth, long-term development, secular stagnation

Demographic Dynamics and Long-Run Development: Insights for the Secular Stagnation Debate

Posted: 24 Sep 2016
Matteo Cervellati, Uwe Sunde and Klaus F. Zimmermann
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich and Harvard University

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secular stagnation, long-term development, income growth, demographic transition

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Civil Conflict, Democratization, and Growth: Violent Democratization as Critical Juncture

The Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 116, Issue 2, pp. 482-505, 2014
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 13 Mar 2014
Matteo Cervellati and Uwe Sunde
University of Bologna - Department of Economics and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
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Armed conflict, civil war, democratization scenario, economic growth, peaceful transition