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 
Journal of the European Economic Association 2018, 16(4), 1234-1280

Working Papers
Bite and Divide: Malaria and Ethnolinguistic 
(with Matteo Cervellati and Elena Esposito) Latest version: December 2018
Land Mines and Spatial Development 
[paper] [appendix] [slides
 Latest version: June 2018
Media coverage: Marginal RevolutionQUARTZ, VoxDev

Pre-Colonial Centralization, Colonial Activities and Development in Latin America 
[paperpreliminary] Latest version: March 2016 

Work in Progress

Ethnic Favoritism in Democracies: The Political Economy of Land and Labor in Sub-Saharan Africa 
(with Francesco Amodio 
 and Sebastian Hohmann  

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)

Causes and Consequences of Trade Liberalization 
(with Francesco AmodioLeonardo BacciniMichele Di Maio)

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

GIS Methods Course (with Sebastian Hohmann and Elias Papaioannou)