Eric Werker

Harvard Business School

Assistant Professor

Soldiers Field Road

Morgan 270C

Boston, MA 02163

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Profits and Economic Development

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 14-087
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2014
Dan Schwab and Eric Werker
Boston University and Harvard Business School
Downloads 590 (44,551)
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Firm performance, rent, mark-up, competition, manufacturing, economic growth

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The Political Economy of Bilateral Foreign Aid

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 13-026
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2012
Eric Werker
Harvard Business School
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The Costs of Favoritism: Is Politically-Driven Aid Less Effective?

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 25 Mar 2010
Heidelberg University, University of Goettingen (Gottingen) - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and Harvard Business School
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World Bank, Aid Effectiveness, Political Influence, United Nations Security Council

The Costs of Favoritism: Is Politically-Driven Aid Less Effective?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4820
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Mar 2010
Heidelberg University, University of Goettingen (Gottingen) - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Yale University - Department of Political Science and Harvard Business School
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World Bank, aid effectiveness, political influence, United Nations Security Council

The Costs of Favoritism: Is Politically-Driven Aid Less Effective?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2993
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 04 Apr 2010
Heidelberg University, University of Goettingen (Gottingen) - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Yale University - Department of Political Science and Harvard Business School
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World Bank, aid effectiveness, political influence, United Nations Security Council

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The Political Economy of 'Natural' Disasters

Harvard Business School Working Paper No. 08-040
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 16 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2009
Charles Cohen and Eric Werker
Sankaty Advisors and Harvard Business School
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Natural Disasters, Humanitarian Aid, Samaritan's Dilemma

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What Do Non-Governmental Organizations Do?

Journal of Economic Perspectives, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 16 Dec 2007
Eric Werker and Faisal Z Ahmed
Harvard Business School and University of Chicago
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Developing the Guts of a GUT (Grand Unified Theory): Elite Commitment and Inclusive Growth

Effective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre (ESID) Working Paper No. 16/12
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 29 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 04 Mar 2015
Lant Pritchett and Eric Werker
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and Harvard Business School
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economic growth, elite commitment, inclusive growth

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Corporate Misgovernance at the World Bank

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 09-108
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 30 Mar 2009
Ashwin Kaja and Eric Werker
Harvard Law School and Harvard Business School
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Do Voters Appreciate Responsive Governments? Evidence from Indian Disaster Relief

Harvard Business School Finance Working Paper No. 09-050
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Oct 2008
Shawn Allen Cole, Andrew Healy and Eric Werker
Harvard Business School, Loyola Marymount University and Harvard Business School
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Who Runs the International System? Nationality and Leadership in the United Nations Secretariat

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 376
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 26 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2017
Paul Novosad and Eric Werker
Dartmouth College and Harvard Business School
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United Nations, international institutions

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Unobserved State Fragility and the Political Transfer Problem

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 13-009
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 27 Jul 2012
Faisal Ahmed and Eric Werker
Oxford University and Harvard Business School
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Local Company Politics: A Proposal

Capitalism and Society, Vol. 2, Issue 1, Article 4, 2007
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 24 Jan 2013
Raymond J. Fisman and Eric Werker
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Harvard Business School
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Liberia

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Case No. 712-011
Posted: 18 Apr 2012
Eric Werker and Jasmina Beganovic
Harvard Business School and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)

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Hermitage's Russian Quandary (A)

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Case No. 711-054
Posted: 13 Mar 2012
Eric Werker, Raymond J. Fisman and Lauren Weber
Harvard Business School, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Wall Street Journal

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Hermitage's Russian Quandary (B)

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Case No. 711-055
Posted: 13 Mar 2012
Eric Werker, Raymond J. Fisman and Lauren Weber
Harvard Business School, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Wall Street Journal

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How Much is a Seat on the Security Council Worth? Foreign Aid and Bribery at the United Nations

Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 114, pp. 905-930, October 2006
Posted: 01 Nov 2006
Ilyana Kuziemko and Eric Werker
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard Business School

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