Gérard Roland

University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics

Professor of Economics and Political Science

549 Evans Hall #3880

Berkeley, CA 94720-3880

United States

Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

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77 Bastwick Street

London, EC1V 3PZ

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The Design of Corporate Debt Structure and Bankruptcy

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Nov 2003 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2010
Universitaet Mannheim, Institute of Global Affairs, London School of Economics and Political Science and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Bankruptcy, debt structure, multiple creditors, law and finance

The Design of Corporate Debt Structure and Bankruptcy

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Jun 2010
Universitaet Mannheim, Institute of Global Affairs, London School of Economics and Political Science and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Bankruptcy, Debt Structure, Contracts.

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Federalism and the Soft Budget Constraint

American Economic Review, Vol. 88, No. 5, 1998
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 Feb 1999
Yingyi Qian and Gérard Roland
Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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An Incomplete-Contracts Approach to Corporate Bankruptcy

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 12 Sep 2000
Universitaet Mannheim, Institute of Global Affairs, London School of Economics and Political Science and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Bankruptcy, Debt Structure, Contracts

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Comparative Politics and Public Finance

IGIER Working Paper No. 114
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 01 Feb 1997
Torsten Persson, Gérard Roland and Guido Tabellini
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of Bocconi - Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research (IGIER)
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Who are China's Entrepreneurs?

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 29 Mar 2006
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
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China, entrepreneurs

Who are China's Entrepreneurs?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5706
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 09 Aug 2006
Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
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Entrepreneurship in China and Russia Compared

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 29 Mar 2006
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
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China, Russia, entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurship in China and Russia Compared

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5705
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 03 Aug 2006
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
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How Do Electoral Rules Shape Party Structures, Government Coalitions, and Economic Policies?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1115; IGIER Working No. 251
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 06 Feb 2004
Torsten Persson, Gérard Roland and Guido Tabellini
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of Bocconi - Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research (IGIER)
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electoral rules, party systems, coalition governments, fiscal policy, electoral accountability

How Do Electoral Rules Shape Party Structures, Government Coalitions, and Economic Policies?

NBER Working Paper No. w10176
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 04 Jan 2004
Torsten Persson, Gérard Roland and Guido Tabellini
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of Bocconi - Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research (IGIER)
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How Do Electoral Rules Shape Party Structures, Government Coalitions, and Economic Policies?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4226
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 09 Mar 2004
Torsten Persson, Gérard Roland and Guido Tabellini
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of Bocconi - Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research (IGIER)
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Electoral rules, party systems, coalition governments, fiscal policy, electoral accountability

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Entrepreneurship: First Results from Russia

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Jan 2005
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
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Entrepreneurship, Russia

Entrepreneurship: First Results from Russia

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5707
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Aug 2006
Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
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Culture, Institutions and the Wealth of Nations

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5187
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 27 Sep 2010
Yuriy Gorodnichenko and Gérard Roland
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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culture, institutions, development, growth

Culture, Institutions and the Wealth of Nations

NBER Working Paper No. w16368
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2014
Yuriy Gorodnichenko and Gérard Roland
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Culture, Institutions and the Wealth of Nations

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 26 Sep 2010
Yuriy Gorodnichenko and Gérard Roland
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Culture, Institutions, Growth

Culture, Institutions and the Wealth of Nations

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8013
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 14 Nov 2010
Yuriy Gorodnichenko and Gérard Roland
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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culture, growth, institutions

Pareto-Improving Economic Reforms through Dual-Track Liberalization

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 01 May 1998
Lawrence J. Lau, Yingyi Qian and Gérard Roland
Chinese University of Hong Kong - Office of the Vice-Chancellor, Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Pareto-Improving Economic Reforms through Dual-Track Liberalization

Posted: 16 May 1998
Lawrence J. Lau, Yingyi Qian and Gérard Roland
Chinese University of Hong Kong - Office of the Vice-Chancellor, Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics

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Banking Passivity and Regulatory Failure in Emerging Markets: Theory and Evidence from the Czech Republic

CERGE-EI Working Paper Series No. 192
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Feb 2010
Jan Hanousek and Gérard Roland
CERGE-EI (Center for Economic Research and Graduate Education - Economics Institute) and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Bank Failures, Bank Supervision, Czech Banking Crisis, Default Risk, Transitional Economies

Banking Passivity and Regulatory Failure in Emerging Markets: Theory and Evidence from the Czech Republic

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3122
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 Jan 2002
Jan Hanousek and Gérard Roland
CERGE-EI (Center for Economic Research and Graduate Education - Economics Institute) and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Bank failures, bank supervision, Czech banking crisis, default risk, transitional economies

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The Long Run Impact of Bombing Vietnam

NBER Working Paper No. w11954
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 13 Apr 2006
Edward Miguel and Gérard Roland
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Separation of Powers and Accountability: Towards a Formal Approach to Comparative Politics

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 1475
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 18 Nov 2001
Torsten Persson, Gérard Roland and Guido Tabellini
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of Bocconi - Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research (IGIER)
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Incomplete contracts, information revelation, legislative organization, separation of powers

Separation of Powers and Accountability: Towards a Formal Approach to Comparative Politics

CEPR Discussion Paper Series #1475
Posted: 18 Nov 1996
Torsten Persson, Gérard Roland and Guido Tabellini
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of Bocconi - Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research (IGIER)

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China's Lost Generation: Changes in Beliefs and Their Intergenerational Transmission

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 30 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2016
Gérard Roland and David Y. Yang
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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China's Lost Generation: Changes in Beliefs and Their Intergenerational Transmission

NBER Working Paper No. w23441
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 30 May 2017
Gérard Roland and David Y. Yang
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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China's Lost Generation: Changes in Beliefs and Their Intergenerational Transmission

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12053
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 May 2017
Gérard Roland and David Y Yang
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Changes in Beliefs, China, Cultural change, Cultural Revolution, Cultural Transmission

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Coordinating Tasks in M-Form and U-Form Organisations

LSE STICERD Research Paper No. TE458
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 16 Jul 2008
Yingyi Qian, Gérard Roland and Chenggang Xu
Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of Hong Kong
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Law Enforcement and Transition

CEPR Discussion Paper No 2501
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 May 2001
Gérard Roland and Thierry Verdier
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
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Accession, coordination problems, dual track, law enforcement

Law Enforcement and Transition

European Economic Review, Vol. 47, No. 4, August 2003
Posted: 05 Oct 2003
Gérard Roland and Thierry Verdier
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Paris School of Economics (PSE)

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Accession, coordination problems, dual track, law enforcement

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Culture, Institutions and Democratization

NBER Working Paper No. w21117
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 Apr 2015
Yuriy Gorodnichenko and Gérard Roland
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Culture, Institutions and Democratization

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10563
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 27 Apr 2015
Yuriy Gorodnichenko and Gérard Roland
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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collective action, collectivism, culture, democratization, individualism

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Civil Society, Institutional Change and the Politics of Reform: The Great Transition

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7825
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 19 May 2010
Central European University, Brunel University London - Economics and Finance, Brunel University - Department of Economics and Finance and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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civil society, economic reform, political protest

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Culture and Global Sourcing

NBER Working Paper No. w21198
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 26 May 2015
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of Tuebingen and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Culture and Global Sourcing

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10620
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 May 2015
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of Tuebingen and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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cultural distance, global sourcing, organization of multinational firms, property rights, vertical integration

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How Credible is the North Korean Threat?

Economics of Transition, Vol. 22, Issue 3, pp. 433-459, 2014
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 11 Jun 2014
Byung-Yeon Kim and Gérard Roland
Seoul National University and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Event studies, North Korean threat, South Korea, political economy, aggregation of information on financial markets

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Legislative Behavior in the European Parliament

CESifo Economic Studies, Vol. 55, Issue 1, pp. 15-29, 2009
Posted: 17 Mar 2009
Gérard Roland
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics

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European Parliament, legislative behavior, roll call votes, coalition formation, party discipline

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Coordination and Experimentation in M-Form and U-Form Organizations

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 114, pp. 366-402, April 2006
Posted: 17 May 2006
Yingyi Qian, Gérard Roland and Chenggang Xu
Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of Hong Kong

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Coordinating Changes in M-form and U-form Organizations

Posted: 13 May 1999
Yingyi Qian, Gérard Roland and Chenggang Xu
Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of Hong Kong

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Managerial Career Concerns, Privatization and Restructuring in Transition Economies

Posted: 20 Dec 1998
Gérard Roland and Khalid Sekkat
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB)

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Soft Budget Constraints and Banking in Transition Economies

JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE ECONOMICS
Posted: 10 Jun 1998
Erik Berglöf and Gérard Roland
Institute of Global Affairs, London School of Economics and Political Science and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics

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The Breakup of Nations: A Political Economy Analysis

QUARTERLY JOURNAL OF ECONOMICS Vol CXII Issue 4, November 1997
Posted: 10 Jun 1998
Patrick Bolton and Gérard Roland
Columbia Business School - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics

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Towards Micropolitical Foundations of Public Finance

European Economic Review, April 1998
Posted: 28 Jul 1998
Torsten Persson, Gérard Roland and Guido Tabellini
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of Bocconi - Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research (IGIER)

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Towards Micropolitical Foundations of Public Finance

IGIER Working Paper No. 119
Posted: 22 May 1998
Torsten Persson, Gérard Roland and Guido Tabellini
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of Bocconi - Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research (IGIER)

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Reform Without Losers: An Interpretation of China's Dual-Track Approach to Transition

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 108, No. 1, February 2000
Posted: 22 Aug 2000
Lawrence J. Lau, Yingyi Qian and Gérard Roland
Chinese University of Hong Kong - Office of the Vice-Chancellor, Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics

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Reform without Losers: An Interpretation of China's Dual-Track Approach to Transition

CEPR Discussion Paper Series Number 1798
Posted: 28 Apr 1998
Gérard Roland, Yingyi Qian and Lawrence J. Lau
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Tsinghua University - School of Economics & Management and Chinese University of Hong Kong - Office of the Vice-Chancellor

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Restructuring and Capital Accumulation in Transition Economies: A General Equilibrium Perspective

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 1372
Posted: 31 Oct 1997
Micael Castanheira and Gérard Roland
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics

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Separation of Powers and Political Accountability

CES Working Paper at University of Munich #136
Posted: 22 Jul 1997
Guido Tabellini, Torsten Persson and Gérard Roland
University of Bocconi - Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research (IGIER), Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics

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Separation of Powers and Political Accountability

Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 112, No. 4, November 1997
Posted: 24 Apr 1998
Torsten Persson, Gérard Roland and Guido Tabellini
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of Bocconi - Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research (IGIER)

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Transition and the Output Fall

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 1636
Posted: 11 Jul 1997
Gérard Roland and Thierry Verdier
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Paris School of Economics (PSE)

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Transition and the Output Fall

Economics of Transition, Vol. 7, Issue 1, March 1999
Posted: 20 Apr 1999
Gérard Roland and Thierry Verdier
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Paris School of Economics (PSE)

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The Design of Reform Packages under Uncertainty

Paper presented at the International Conference on The Theory of Firm and China's Economic Reform, Beijing 1996
Posted: 02 May 1997
Mathias Dewatripont and Gérard Roland
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics

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