Ruben Enikolopov

Institute of Political Economy and Governance

Research Professor

Ramon Trias Fargas, 25-27

Barcelona, 08005

Spain

ICREA

Research Professor

Passeig LluĂ­s Companys, 23

Barcelona, 08010

Spain

Universitat Pompeu Fabra

Assistant professor

Ramon Trias Fargas, 25-27

Barcelona, E-08005

Spain

New Economic School

Assistant Professor

47 Nakhimovsky Prospekt

Moscow, 117418

Russia

Barcelona GSE

Affiliate Professor

Ramon Trias Fargas, 25-27

Barcelona, Barcelona 08005

Spain

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Social Media and Corruption

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 27 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2016
Ruben Enikolopov, Maria Petrova and Konstantin Sonin
Institute of Political Economy and Governance, Institute for Political Economy and Governance, Barcelona and University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies
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Abstract:

political economy, financial markets, social media, governance

Social Media and Corruption

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11263
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 09 May 2016
Ruben Enikolopov, Maria Petrova and Konstantin Sonin
Institute of Political Economy and Governance, Institute for Political Economy and Governance, Barcelona and University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies
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Abstract:

financial markets, governance, political economy, social media

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Citation 21

Media and Political Persuasion: Evidence from Russia

American Economic Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 23 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2011
Ruben Enikolopov, Maria Petrova and Ekaterina Zhuravskaya
Institute of Political Economy and Governance, Institute for Political Economy and Governance, Barcelona and Paris School of Economics
Downloads 1,438 (9,377)
Citation 21

Abstract:

Mass Media, Persuasion, Voting

Media and Political Persuasion: Evidence from Russia

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7257
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 May 2009
Ruben Enikolopov, Maria Petrova and Ekaterina Zhuravskaya
Institute of Political Economy and Governance, Institute for Political Economy and Governance, Barcelona and Paris School of Economics
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Citation 21

Abstract:

Media, NTV, Political Persuasion, Russia

Radio and the Rise of the Nazis in Prewar Germany

Number of pages: 134 Posted: 31 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2015
WZB Berlin Social Science Center, Institute of Political Economy and Governance, Institute for Political Economy and Governance, Barcelona, University of Michigan Law School and Paris School of Economics
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Abstract:

Radio and the Rise of the Nazis in Prewar Germany

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5330
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 21 Jul 2015
WZB Berlin Social Science Center, Institute of Political Economy and Governance, Institute for Political Economy and Governance, Barcelona, University of Michigan Law School and Paris School of Economics
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Abstract:

anti-semitism, dictatorship, media, Nazis, propaganda, unconsolidated democracy

Radio and the Rise of the Nazis in Prewar Germany

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9453
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 02 May 2013
WZB Berlin Social Science Center, Institute of Political Economy and Governance, Institute for Political Economy and Governance, Barcelona, Yale University - Department of Economics and Paris School of Economics
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Abstract:

Anti-semitism, dictatorship, media, Nazis, propaganda, unconsolidated democracy

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Winning Hearts and Minds through Development: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Afghanistan

MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2011-14
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 19 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2016
Andrew Beath, Fotini Christia and Ruben Enikolopov
World Bank - East Asia and Pacific Region, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science and Institute of Political Economy and Governance
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Citation 5

Abstract:

onflict; development; aid; field experiment; Afghanistan

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Citation 24

Decentralization and Political Institutions

CEFIR Working Paper, Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 91, 2007
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2011
Ruben Enikolopov and Ekaterina Zhuravskaya
Institute of Political Economy and Governance and Paris School of Economics
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Citation 24

Abstract:

decentralization, political institutions, parties, quality of government, growth

Decentralization and Political Institutions

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3857
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 03 Jun 2003
Ruben Enikolopov and Ekaterina Zhuravskaya
Institute of Political Economy and Governance and Paris School of Economics
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Citation 24

Abstract:

Decentralization, political institutions, parties, quality of government, growth

Social Media and Protest Participation: Evidence from Russia

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 11 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2016
Ruben Enikolopov, Alexey Makarin and Maria Petrova
Institute of Political Economy and Governance, Northwestern University, Department of Economics, Students and Institute for Political Economy and Governance, Barcelona
Downloads 911 (19,154)

Abstract:

social media, political protests, collective action, impact of technology adoption

Social Media and Protest Participation: Evidence from Russia

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11254
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 09 May 2016
Ruben Enikolopov, Alexey Makarin and Maria Petrova
Institute of Political Economy and Governance, Northwestern University, Department of Economics, Students and Barcelona Graduate School of Economics (Barcelona GSE)
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Abstract:

collective action, impact of technology adoption, political protests, social media

Do Elected Councils Improve Governance? Experimental Evidence on Local Institutions in Afghanistan

MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2013-24
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 18 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2013
Andrew Beath, Fotini Christia and Ruben Enikolopov
World Bank - East Asia and Pacific Region, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science and Institute of Political Economy and Governance
Downloads 524 (41,426)
Citation 1

Abstract:

political institutions, field experiment, democratization, governance quality

Do Elected Councils Improve Governance? Experimental Evidence on Local Institutions in Afghanistan

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6510
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Andrew Beath, Fotini Christia and Ruben Enikolopov
World Bank - East Asia and Pacific Region, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science and Institute of Political Economy and Governance
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Social Accountability, Governance Indicators, National Governance, Housing & Human Habitats, Peri-Urban Communities

Direct Democracy and Resource Allocation: Experimental Evidence from Afghanistan

MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2011-6
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 29 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2016
Andrew Beath, Fotini Christia and Ruben Enikolopov
World Bank - East Asia and Pacific Region, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science and Institute of Political Economy and Governance
Downloads 469 (47,743)
Citation 2

Abstract:

political institutions, field experiment, electoral system, direct democracy

Direct Democracy and Resource Allocation: Experimental Evidence from Afghanistan

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6133
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Andrew Beath, Fotini Christia and Ruben Enikolopov
World Bank - East Asia and Pacific Region, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science and Institute of Political Economy and Governance
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Housing & Human Habitats, Social Accountability, Rural Urban Linkages, Peri-Urban Communities, Parliamentary Government

Cross-Border Media and Nationalism: Evidence from Serbian Radio in Croatia

American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, July (2014), 6(3): 103-32
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 19 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2014
University of California, Berkeley, Institute of Political Economy and Governance, University of Maryland, Institute for Political Economy and Governance, Barcelona and Paris School of Economics
Downloads 509 (43,046)

Abstract:

mass media, persuasion, voting, nationalism, conflict

Cross-Border Media and Nationalism: Evidence from Serbian Radio in Croatia

NBER Working Paper No. w16989
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 May 2011
University of California, Berkeley, Institute of Political Economy and Governance, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Institute for Political Economy and Governance, Barcelona and Paris School of Economics
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Electoral Rules and Political Selection: Theory and Evidence from a Field Experiment in Afghanistan

MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2013-27
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 10 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2015
Andrew Beath, Fotini Christia, Georgy Egorov and Ruben Enikolopov
World Bank - East Asia and Pacific Region, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and Institute of Political Economy and Governance
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Electoral Rules and Political Selection: Theory and Evidence from a Field Experiment in Afghanistan

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7361
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Andrew Beath, Fotini Christia, Georgy Egorov and Ruben Enikolopov
World Bank - East Asia and Pacific Region, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and Institute of Political Economy and Governance
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Conflict and Fragile States, Social Development & Poverty, Inequality

Electoral Rules and the Quality of Politicians: Theory and Evidence from a Field Experiment in Afghanistan

NBER Working Paper No. w20082
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 06 May 2014
Andrew Beath, Fotini Christia, Georgy Egorov and Ruben Enikolopov
World Bank - East Asia and Pacific Region, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and Institute of Political Economy and Governance
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Empowering Women: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Afghanistan

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6269
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Andrew Beath, Fotini Christia and Ruben Enikolopov
World Bank - East Asia and Pacific Region, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science and Institute of Political Economy and Governance
Downloads 331 (72,841)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Gender and Law, Gender and Health, Housing & Human Habitats, Anthropology, Gender and Development

Empowering Women through Development Aid: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Afghanistan

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Political Science Department Working Paper No. 2012-13
Posted: 29 May 2012 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2016
Andrew Beath, Fotini Christia and Ruben Enikolopov
World Bank - East Asia and Pacific Region, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science and Institute of Political Economy and Governance

Abstract:

Economics of gender, field experiment, Afghanistan

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Politicians, Bureaucrats and Targeted Redistribution

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 30 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2014
Ruben Enikolopov
Institute of Political Economy and Governance
Downloads 282 (74,385)
Citation 4

Abstract:

accountability, constitutional design, bureaucracy, patronage

13.

Field Experiment Estimate of Electoral Fraud in Russian Parliamentary Elections

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 25 Dec 2012
Institute of Political Economy and Governance, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, Institute for Political Economy and Governance, Barcelona, University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies and National Research University Higher School of Economics
Downloads 163 (104,662)
Citation 2

Abstract:

electoral fraud, field experiment, Russia, nondemocratic government

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Politics, Instability, and Composition of International Investment Flows

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 13 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2014
University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business, Institute of Political Economy and Governance, Institute for Political Economy and Governance, Barcelona and University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 159 (153,471)

Abstract:

international investment flows, political instability, FDI, majority-owned investment

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Firm Value in Crisis: Effects of Firm-Level Transparency and Country-Level Institutions

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 19 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2014
Ruben Enikolopov, Maria Petrova and Sergey Stepanov
Institute of Political Economy and Governance, Institute for Political Economy and Governance, Barcelona and National Research University Higher School of Economics - International College of Economics and Finance
Downloads 119 (160,507)

Abstract:

corporate governance, investor protection, financial crisis, firm value, transparency

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Are Bureaucrats Really Paid Like Bureaucrats?

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2017
Ruben Enikolopov
Institute of Political Economy and Governance
Downloads 89 (191,690)

Abstract:

bureaucrats, pay for performance, incentives of politicians

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Winning Hearts and Minds Through Development: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Afghanistan

APSA 2013 Annual Meeting Paper, American Political Science Association 2013 Annual Meeting
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 15 Aug 2013
Andrew Beath, Fotini Christia and Ruben Enikolopov
Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science and Institute of Political Economy and Governance
Downloads 77 (114,774)
Citation 5

Abstract:

community driven development, field experiment, conflict, counterinsurgency, Afghanistan

18.

Empowering Women Through Development Aid: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Afghanistan

APSA 2013 Annual Meeting Paper, American Political Science Association 2013 Annual Meeting
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 15 Aug 2013
Andrew Beath, Fotini Christia and Ruben Enikolopov
Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science and Institute of Political Economy and Governance
Downloads 36 (349,173)
Citation 2

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Winning Hearts and Minds Through Development? Evidence from a Field Experiment in Afghanistan

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6129
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Andrew Beath, Fotini Christia and Ruben Enikolopov
World Bank - East Asia and Pacific Region, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science and Institute of Political Economy and Governance
Downloads 21 (388,789)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Post Conflict Reconstruction, Housing & Human Habitats, Labor Policies, Subnational Economic Development, E-Business

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The National Solidarity Program: Assessing the Effects of Community-Driven Development in Afghanistan

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7415
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Andrew Beath, Fotini Christia and Ruben Enikolopov
World Bank - East Asia and Pacific Region, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science and Institute of Political Economy and Governance
Downloads 1 (327,668)

Abstract:

Conflict and Fragile States, Social Development & Poverty, Inequality

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Social Image, Networks, and Protest Participation

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 24 Mar 2017
Institute of Political Economy and Governance, Northwestern University, Department of Economics, Students, Institute for Political Economy and Governance, Barcelona and National Research University Higher School of Economics
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Abstract:

social pressure, political participation, protests, social image, online social media, new technologies

22.

Cross-Border Media and Nationalism: Evidence from Serbian Radio in Croatia

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9042
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 28 Sep 2012
University of California, Berkeley, Institute of Political Economy and Governance, Institute for Political Economy and Governance, Barcelona and Paris School of Economics
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Abstract:

media, nationalism