Jerg Gutmann

University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics

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Hamburg, 20148

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CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

Poschinger Str. 5

Munich, DE-81679

Germany

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Economic Growth and Judicial Independence, a Dozen Years On: Cross-Country Evidence Using an Updated Set of Indicators

European Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 38, 2015
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2016
Stefan Voigt, Jerg Gutmann and Lars P. Feld
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics, University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and Walter Eucken Institute
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Judicial Independence, Economic Growth, Rule of Law, Constitutional Economics, Governance, Measuring Institutions

Economic Growth and Judicial Independence, a Dozen Years on: Cross-Country Evidence Using an Updated Set of Indicators

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5010
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 Oct 2014
Stefan Voigt, Jerg Gutmann and Lars P. Feld
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics, University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and Walter Eucken Institute
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judicial independence, economic growth, rule of law, constitutional economics, governance, measuring institutions

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Lending a Hand to the Invisible Hand? Assessing the Effects of Newly Enacted Competition Laws

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 09 Feb 2014
Jerg Gutmann and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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Competition Law, Competition Policy, Economic Growth, Law and Economic Development, Corruption

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Believe, But Verify? - The Effect of Market Structure on Corruption In Religious Organizations

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2016
Jerg Gutmann
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics
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Determinants of Corruption, Religious Market, Regulation, State Religion

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On the Wrong Side of the Law - Causes and Consequences of a Corrupt Judiciary

International Review of Law and Economics, Vol. 43, 2015
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 11 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2016
Stefan Voigt and Jerg Gutmann
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics
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Corruption, Judiciary, Judicial Independence, Prosecutorial Independence, Judicial Accountability

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The Rule of Law and Constitutionalism in Muslim Countries

Public Choice, Vol. 162, No. 3-4, 2015
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 10 May 2014 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2016
Jerg Gutmann and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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Islam, Islamic State Index, Sharia, Rule of Law, Constitutionalism, Endogenous Constitutions, Muslim Countries, Judicial Independence, Women’s Rights, Resource Curse

Perception vs. Experience: Explaining Differences in Corruption Measures Using Microdata

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 12 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2019
Jerg Gutmann, Fabio Padovano and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, Université de Rennes 1 and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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Corruption Experience, Corruption Measurement, Corruption Perception, Governance Indicators, Institutional Quality, Subjective Indicators

Perception vs. Experience: Explaining Differences in Corruption Measures Using Microdata

CESifo Working Paper No. 8027
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 Jan 2020
Jerg Gutmann, Fabio Padovano and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, Université de Rennes 1 and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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corruption experience, corruption measurement, corruption perception, governance indicators, institutional quality, subjective indicators

The Economic Effects of International Sanctions: An Event Study

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 09 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2022
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, University of Trier - Faculty of Economics and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute
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Economic growth, event study, foreign influence, international sanctions, transmission channels

The Economic Effects of International Sanctions: An Event Study

CESifo Working Paper No. 9007
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Apr 2021
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, University of Trier - Faculty of Economics and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute
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Turning Cheap Talk into Economic Growth: On the Relationship Between Property Rights and Judicial Independence

Journal of Comparative Economics, Vol. 41, No. 1, 2013
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 02 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2013
Stefan Voigt and Jerg Gutmann
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics
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Property Rights, Credible Commitment, Independent Judiciary, Unbundling Property Rights, Transmission Channels, Constitutional Economics

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The Rule of Law: Measurement and Deep Roots

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Nov 2015
Jerg Gutmann and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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Rule of Law, Democracy, Dictatorship, Economic Development, Geography, Institutions

The Rule of Law: Measurement and Deep Roots

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5670
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 Jan 2016
Jerg Gutmann and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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rule of law, democracy, dictatorship, economic development, geography, institutions

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Economic Sanctions and Human Rights: Quantifying Proportionality

Harvard Human Rights Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 22 May 2018 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2022
HEC Paris, University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, University of Trier - Faculty of Economics and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute
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Determinants of Constitutionally Safeguarded Judicial Review – Insights Based on a New Indicator

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 21 Oct 2011
Jerg Gutmann, Bernd Hayo and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, University of Marburg - School of Business & Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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Constitutional Review, Judicial Independence, Constitutional Choice, Constitutional Change

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The Rule of Law and Islam

Edward Elgar Handbook on the Rule of Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Mar 2017
Jerg Gutmann and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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Rule of Law, Islam, Shari’a, Constitutionalism, Muslim Countries

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The Comparative Constitutional Compliance Database

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 19 Feb 2022 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2023
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, University of Warsaw, Faculty of Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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constitutional compliance; constitutional economics; constitutional political economy; de jure-de facto gap; governance indicators; measurement of institutions

The Comparative Constitutional Compliance Database

CESifo Working Paper No. 10249
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 02 Feb 2023
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, University of Warsaw, Faculty of Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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constitutional compliance, constitutional economics, constitutional political economy, de jure-de facto gap, governance indicators, measurement of institutions

Sanctioned to Death? The Impact of Economic Sanctions on Life Expectancy and Its Gender Gap

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 15 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2018
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, University of Trier - Faculty of Economics and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute
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Gender Gap, Human Development, Life Expectancy, Sanctions, United Nations, United States

Sanctioned to Death? The Impact of Economic Sanctions on Life Expectancy and its Gender Gap

CESifo Working Paper No. 8033
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 31 Jan 2020
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, University of Trier - Faculty of Economics and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute
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gender gap, human development, life expectancy, sanctions, United Nations, United States

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Pulling Leviathan's Teeth – The Political Economy of Death Penalty Abolition

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Jan 2016
Jerg Gutmann
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics
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capital punishment, death penalty abolition, political economy, positive constitutional economics, spatial policy diffusion, survival analysis

Do China and Russia Undermine US Sanctions? Evidence from DiD and Event Study Estimation

CESifo Working Paper No. 10100
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 02 Dec 2022
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, University of Trier - Faculty of Economics and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute
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geopolitics, international political economy, international sanctions, trade substitution

Do China and Russia Undermine US Sanctions? Evidence from DiD and Event Study Estimation

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Dec 2022
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, University of Trier - Faculty of Economics and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute
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Geopolitics, international political economy, international sanctions, trade substitution

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Measuring Constitutional Loyalty: Evidence from the COVID-19 Pandemic

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 07 Feb 2022
Jerg Gutmann, Roee Sarel and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, Institute of Law and Economics, University of Hamburg and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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Constitutional loyalty, Constitutions, Courts, COVID-19, Judicial power

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Let the Sunshine in: Why Countries Adopt Freedom of Information Acts

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 08 Mar 2014
Patrick Brown, Jerg Gutmann and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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Freedom of Information Acts, FOIA, Endogenous Constitutions, Governance, Transparency, Policy Diffusion

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Judicial Independence in the EU – A Puzzle

Gutmann, Jerg; Voigt, Stefan (2017): Judicial Independence in the EU – A Puzzle, ILE Working Paper Series, No. 4
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 04 May 2017
Jerg Gutmann and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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judicial independence, EU Justice Scoreboard, informal institutions, culture

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The Heterogeneous Effects of Natural Disasters on Human Rights

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 09 Oct 2017
Jerg Gutmann and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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Natural Disasters, Human Rights, Institutional Change, Repression

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Why Adopt a Federal Constitution? And Why Decentralize? – Determinants Based on a New Dataset

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 May 2017 Last Revised: 14 May 2017
Jerg Gutmann and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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Federalism, Fiscal Federalism, Decentralization, Geography, Institutions, Endogenous Constitutions

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Militant Constitutionalism – A Promising Concept to Make Constitutional Backsliding Less Likely?

Gutmann, Jerg; Voigt, Stefan (2019) : Militant Constitutionalism – A Promising Concept to Make Constitutional Backsliding less likely?, ILE Working Paper Series, No. 25, University of Hamburg, Institute of Law and Economics (ILE), Hamburg, 2019
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 27 Jun 2019
Jerg Gutmann and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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constitutional compliance, militant democracy, militant constitutionalism, de jure de facto gap, democratic backsliding

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Precision-Guided or Blunt? The Effects of US Economic Sanctions on Human Rights

Universitat Trier, Research Papers in Economics, No. 9/16
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 07 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2017
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, University of Trier - Faculty of Economics and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute
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Democratization, Discrimination, Economic Sanctions, Endogenous Treatment Model, Human Rights, Repression, United States

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Coups, Regime Transition, and the Dynamics of Press Freedom

CESifo Working Paper No. 7198
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 31 Oct 2018
Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena - Economics Department and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics
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coup, political instability, press freedom

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Family Types and Political Development

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 10 Jun 2020
Jerg Gutmann and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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Family types, family systems, family structures, ideology, state formation, constitutional structure, economic development

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When to Expect a Coup D'État? An Extreme Bound Analysis of Coup Determinants

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6065
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 13 Oct 2016
Martin Gassebner, Jerg Gutmann and Stefan Voigt
ETH Zurich - KOF Swiss Economic Institute, University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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coups d’état, military coups, coup-proofing, extreme bounds analysis

International Sanctions and Emigration

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 05 Dec 2023 Last Revised: 09 Mar 2024
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, University of Trier - Faculty of Economics and University of Trier - Faculty of Economics
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Exit, Gender Differences, International Sanctions, Migration, Voice

International Sanctions and Emigration

CESifo Working Paper No. 10882
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Jan 2024
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, University of Trier - Faculty of Economics and University of Trier - Faculty of Economics
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exit, gender differences, international sanctions, migration, voice

International Sanctions and Emigration

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Jan 2024
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, University of Trier - Faculty of Economics and University of Trier - Faculty of Economics
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Exit, Gender Differences, International Sanctions, Migration, Voice

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Shocking Noncompliance? Effects of Extreme Events on Constitutional Compliance

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 21 Jul 2022
Abishek Choutagunta, Jerg Gutmann and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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conflict, constitutional compliance, de jure-de facto gap, extreme events, natural disasters

Pacem in Terris: Are Papal Visits Good News for Human Rights?

CESifo Working Paper No. 9598
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 03 Mar 2022
Marek Endrich and Jerg Gutmann
Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics
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Catholic Church, human rights, international political economy, pope, repression, rewards, sanctions

Pacem in Terris: Are Papal Visits Good News for Human Rights?

Posted: 21 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2022
Marek Endrich and Jerg Gutmann
Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics
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Catholic Church; human rights; international political economy; pope; repression; rewards; sanctions

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Domestic Institutions and the Ratification of International Agreements in a Panel of Democracies

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 25 Nov 2015
Florian Kiesow Cortez and Jerg Gutmann
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics
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Political Economy, Constitutional Economics, International Agreements, Electoral Systems, Power-Sharing Institutions, Judicial Independence

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Has the Russian Invasion of Ukraine Reinforced Anti-Globalization Sentiment in Austria?

CESifo Working Paper No. 9915
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 15 Sep 2022
Jerg Gutmann, Hans Pitlik and Andrea Fronaschütz
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, Austrian Institute of Economic Research (WIFO) and Austrian Gallup Institute
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Austria, crisis, conflict, globalization attitudes, war

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Leader Characteristics and Constitutional Compliance

ILE Working Paper Series Working Paper 2023 No. 70
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 02 May 2023
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, University of Warsaw, Faculty of Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics
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constitutional compliance, de jure-de facto gap, leader characteristics

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Islamic Constitutions and Religious Minorities

Gouda, M., & Gutmann, J. (2021). Islamic Constitutions and Religious Minorities. Public Choice, 186, 243-265.
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 07 Dec 2021
Moamen Gouda and Jerg Gutmann
Graduate School of International and Area Studies (GSIAS), Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (HUFS) and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics
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minority rights, discrimination, constitutions, Islam, Islamic constitutionalism

Women's Rights and the Gender Migration Gap

CESifo Working Paper No. 10222
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 26 Jan 2023
Jerg Gutmann, Lea Marchal and Betül Simsek
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne - CES/CNRS and University of Hamburg
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discrimination, gender equality, individual rights, migration, RUM model

Women's Rights and the Gender Migration Gap

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Mar 2023
Jerg Gutmann, Lea Marchal and Betül Simsek
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne - CES/CNRS and University of Hamburg
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Discrimination, Gender equality, Individual rights, Migration, RUM model

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Securing Personal Freedom Through Institutions – The Role of Electoral Democracy and Judicial Independence

IFN Working Paper No. 1269
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 02 May 2019
Niclas Berggren and Jerg Gutmann
Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN) and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics
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freedom, democracy, judicial independence, political economy, institutions

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Banking Crises and Human Rights

Posted: 30 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2016
Jerg Gutmann, Katharina Pfaff and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, WU Vienna - Institute for Sociology and Empirical Social Research and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics

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Human Rights, Banking Crises, Endogenous Treatment Model

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Private-Sector Corruption: Measurement and Cultural Origins

Posted: 04 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2016
Viola Lucas and Jerg Gutmann
German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA) and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics

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Corruption Indicators, Determinants of Corruption, Private-sector Corruption, Culture, Individualism

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The Economics of Green Constitutions

Posted: 18 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2016
Jerg Gutmann, Sina Imhof and Stefan Voigt
University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics, University of Hamburg - Institute of Law and Economics and University of Hamburg - Institute of Law & Economics

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Environmental Protection, Endogenous Constitutional Rights, Democracy, Future Orientation, Long-term Orientation