Giorgio Chiovelli
Research Fellow in Economics, London Business School


Curriculum Vitae

London Business School
Regent's Park,
London NW1 4SA,
United Kingdom        

Research Interests Development Economics, Political Economy, Growth, Applied Economic History

Ethnicity and Violence During Democratic Transitions: Evidence from South Africa (with Francesco Amodio)
ForthcomingJournal of the European Economic Association

Working Papers
Bite and Divide: Ancestral Exposure to Malaria and the Emergence and Persistence of Ethnic Diversity in Africa  
Latest version: June 2017

Land Mines and Spatial Development (with Stelios Michalopoulos and Elias Papaioannou
[paperLatest version: February 2017

Ethnic Favoritism in Democracies: The Political Economy of Land and Labor in South Africa (with Francesco Amodio)
Latest version: November 2016
Pre-Colonial Centralization, Colonial Activities and Development in Latin America 
[paperpreliminary] Latest version: March 2016 

Work in Progress
The Impact of Conflict and Refugee Re-settlement on State Capacity and Economic Growth: Evidence from Mozambique
(with Stelios Michalopoulos, Elias Papaioannou and Sandra Sequeira)

Trade, Comparative Advantage, and Local Patterns of Political Violence (with Francesco AmodioLeonardo BacciniMichele Di Maio)

The Effect of Demining Activities on Health and Education  (with Stelios Michalopoulos and Elias Papaioannou)

Access to Land and Structural Transformation in Sub-Saharan Africa 
(with Francesco Amodio)

GIS Methods Course (with Sebastian Hohmann and Elias Papaioannou)