Kjetil Bjorvatn

Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration

Associate Professor

Helleveien 30

N-5035 Bergen

Norway

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

Poschinger Str. 5

Munich, DE-81679

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (26)

1.

Human and Financial Capital for Microenterprise Development: Evidence from a Field and Lab Experiment

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 1/2011
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 31 Jan 2011
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH), Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics
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Tax Competition and International Public Goods

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 26 Feb 2001
Kjetil Bjorvatn and Guttorm Schjelderup
Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Business and Management Science
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Tax Competition for Capital, International Public Goods

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Teaching Through Television: Experimental Evidence on Entrepreneurship Education in Tanzania

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 3/2015
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 17 Apr 2015
Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration, Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics, Development Pioneer Consultants, Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics
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Decentralization and the Fate of Minorities

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 29 Oct 2003
Kjetil Bjorvatn and Alexander W. Cappelen
Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics
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Empowering the Disabled Through Savings Groups: Experimental Evidence from Uganda.

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 5/2018
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 20 Mar 2018
Kjetil Bjorvatn and Bertil Tungodden
Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics
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Teaching Business in Tanzania: Evaluating Participation and Performance

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 15/2009
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 19 Feb 2010
Kjetil Bjorvatn and Bertil Tungodden
Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics
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Rent Seekers in Rentier States: When Greed Brings Peace

FEEM Working Paper No. 39.2010
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 30 Apr 2010
Kjetil Bjorvatn and Alireza Naghavi
Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration and University of Bologna - Department of Economics
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Rent Seeking, Rentier States, Resource Rents, Conflict, Patronage Employment

Rent Seekers in Rentier States: When Greed Brings Peace

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 23 Sep 2010
Kjetil Bjorvatn and Alireza Naghavi
Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration and University of Bologna - Department of Economics
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Rent seeking, rentier states, resource rents, conflict, patronage employment

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Resource Rents, Power, and Political Stability

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4727
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 25 Apr 2014
Kjetil Bjorvatn and Mohammad Reza Farzanegan
Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration and University of Marburg - Center for Near and Middle Eastern Studies (CNMS)
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resource rent, political power, political stability, conflict

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Corruption and Competition for Resources

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 18/2012
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Oct 2012
Kjetil Bjorvatn and Tina Soreide
Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Corruption, FDI, auction, natural resources

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Adverse Selection into Competition: Evidence from a Large-scale Field Experiment in Tanzania

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 19/2020
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 21 Sep 2020
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), Norwegian School of Economics (NHH), Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration, Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics
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On the Importance of Openness for Industrial Policy Design in Developing Countries

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 3/2007
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 Feb 2010
Kjetil Bjorvatn and Nicola D. Coniglio
Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration and Università degli Studi di Bari “Aldo Moro” (UNIBA) - Department of Economics and Mathematical Methods
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Industrialization, policy design, policy reform, economic

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How Strong Are Ethnic Preferences?

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 26/2015
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 22 Nov 2015
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH), Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration, BI Norwegian Business School - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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How Strong are Ethnic Preferences?

NBER Working Paper No. w21715
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 16 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2022
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH), Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration, BI Norwegian Business School - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Effort, Inequality and Cooperation: Evidence from the Lab

SERIES Working Papers N. 02/2018
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 03 May 2018
Kjetil Bjorvatn and Nicola D. Coniglio
Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration and Università degli Studi di Bari “Aldo Moro” (UNIBA) - Department of Economics and Mathematical Methods
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public goods, inequality, source of income heterogeneity

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Strategic Regional Integration

SERIES Working Papers N. 07/2016
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 18 Nov 2016
Kjetil Bjorvatn, Nicola D. Coniglio and Hiroshi Kurata
Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration, Università degli Studi di Bari “Aldo Moro” (UNIBA) - Department of Economics and Mathematical Methods and Tohoku Gakuin University
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Regional integration; Globalization; Cournot competition

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Elections and Selfishness

Electoral Studies
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 17 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2020
Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration, BI Norwegian Business School - Department of Economics, Norwegian School of Economics (NHH), University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Elections, Africa, Altruism, Dictator Game, Clientelism Kenya, Tanzania

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On the Political Economy of Resource Rents in Polarized Societies

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 2/2007
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Feb 2010
Kjetil Bjorvatn
Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration
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Natural resorces, Polarization, Conflict, Democracy

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Technology Sourcing and Strategic Foreign Direct Investment

Review of International Economics, Vol. 14, No. 4, pp. 600-614, September 2006
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 16 Aug 2006
Kjetil Bjorvatn and Carsten Eckel
Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) - Faculty of Economics
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Segregation, Polarization and the Protection of Minorities: National Versus Regional Policy.

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 10/2007
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 05 Feb 2010
Kjetil Bjorvatn and Alexander W. Cappelen
Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics
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Segregation, Radicalization, Regional Autonomy, Welfare

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Policy Design and Rent Seeking: Targeted Versus Broad Based Intervention

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 10, No. 4, pp. 577-585, November 2006
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 19 Oct 2006
Kjetil Bjorvatn and Nicola D. Coniglio
Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration and Università degli Studi di Bari “Aldo Moro” (UNIBA) - Department of Economics and Mathematical Methods
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Farmers, Middlemen and Exporters: A Model of Market Power, Pricing and Welfare in a Vertical Supply Chain

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 19, Issue 1, pp. 31-44, 2015
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 28 Jan 2015
Kjetil Bjorvatn, Anna B Milford and Lars Sørgard
Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration, Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) and Norwegian Competition Authority
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Strategic Privatization in Developing Countries

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 15, Issue 3, pp. 522-534, 2011
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 24 Jul 2011
Kjetil Bjorvatn
Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration
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Childcare, Labor Supply, and Business Development: Experimental Evidence from Uganda

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP17243
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 27 May 2022
Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration, BRAC International, Bocconi University - Department of Economics, Norwegian School of Economics (NHH), Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) and Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID) - Department of Economics
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cash transfers, child development, childcare, entrepreneurship, gender, Income, Labor Supply, pre-school

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On the Importance of Openess for Industrial Policy Design in Developing Countries

SERIES Working Paper No. 14
Posted: 25 May 2011
Kjetil Bjorvatn and Nicola D. Coniglio
Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration and Università degli Studi di Bari “Aldo Moro” (UNIBA) - Department of Economics and Mathematical Methods

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Industrialization, policy design, policy reform, economic growth, openess

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Destructive Competition: Factionalism and Rent-Seeking in Iran.

World Development, Vol. 36, No. 11, pp. 2314-2324, 2008
Posted: 05 Feb 2010
Kjetil Bjorvatn and Kjetil Selvik
Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Resource Curse, Factionalization, Rent Seeking, Oil Revenues

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Urban Infrastructure and Industrialization

Journal of Urban Economics, Vol. 48, Issue 2, September 2000
Posted: 20 Nov 2000
Kjetil Bjorvatn
Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration

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Industrialization, Urban Infrastructure, Migration

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Taxation and Migration in a Federal System

International Tax and Public Finance, Vol. 5, No. 3, 1998
Posted: 28 Apr 1998
Kjetil Bjorvatn
Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration

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