Publications in Peer-reviewed Journals

Gutmann, Jerg & Viola Lucas (2017), Private Sector-Corruption: Measurement and Cultural Origins, Social Indicators Research, forthcoming. [DOI], [Full Text]

Gutmann, Jerg, Katharina Pfaff & Stefan Voigt (2017), Banking Crises and Human Rights, Applied Economics Letters 24(19):1374-1377. [DOI]

Kiesow Cortez, Florian & Jerg Gutmann (2017), Domestic Institutions and the Ratification of International Agreements in a Panel of Democracies, Constitutional Political Economy 28(2):142-166. [DOI], [Full Text]

Gassebner, Martin, Jerg Gutmann & Stefan Voigt (2016), When to Expect a Coup D'État? An Extreme Bounds Analysis of Coup Determinants, Public Choice 169(3):293-313. [DOI], [Full Text]

Imhof, Sina, Jerg Gutmann & Stefan Voigt (2016), The Economics of Green Constitutions, Asian Journal of Law and Economics, 7(3):305-322. [DOI]

Gutmann, Jerg (2015), Believe, But Verify? The Effect of Market Structure on Corruption in Religious Organizations, Kyklos 68(2):153-164. [DOI], [Full Text]

Gutmann, Jerg & Stefan Voigt (2015), The Rule of Law and Constitutionalism in Muslim Countries, Public Choice 162(3-4):351-380. [DOI], [Full Text]

Voigt, Stefan & Jerg Gutmann (2015), On the Wrong Side of the Law: Causes and Consequences of a Corrupt Judiciary, International Review of Law and Economics 43:156-166. [DOI]

Voigt, Stefan, Jerg Gutmann & Lars P. Feld (2015), Economic Growth and Judicial Independence, a Dozen Years On: Cross-Country Evidence Using an Updated Set of Indicators, European Journal of Political Economy 38:197-211. [DOI]

Voigt, Stefan & Jerg Gutmann (2013), Turning Cheap Talk into Economic Growth: On the Relationship between Property Rights and Judicial Independence, Journal of Comparative Economics 41(1):66-73. [DOI]

Other Publications

Gutmann, Jerg (2017), Comment on Heike Krieger, in: T. Eger, S. Oeter & S. Voigt (eds.), International Law and the Rule of Law Under Extreme Conditions, Mohr Siebeck, pp. 213-217.

Gutmann, Jerg & Stefan Voigt (2017), The Rule of Law and Islam, in: C. May, A. Winchester & G. Gardner (eds.), The Edward Elgar Handbook on the Rule of Law, Edward Elgar, forthcoming.

Voigt, Stefan & Jerg Gutmann (2017), Challenges in Estimating the Effects of Constitutional Design on Public Policy, in: R. Congleton, B. Grofman & S. Voigt (eds.), Oxford Handbook of Public Choice, Oxford University Press, forthcoming.

Gutmann, Jerg (2015), The Economic Analysis of Refugee Law, Hamburg Law Review 2015/2, pp. 41-48. [Full Text]

Voigt, Stefan, Jerg Gutmann & Lars P. Feld (2015), Mehr Wirtschaftswachstum durch eine unabhängige Justiz? Evidenz einer ländervergleichenden Studie, Justice-Justiz-Giustizia–Schweizer Richterzeitung 2015/3. [RG]

Gutmann, Jerg, Bernd Hayo & Stefan Voigt (2014), Determinants of Constitutionally Safeguarded Judicial Review: Insights Based on a New Indicator, in: Y.-C. Chang (ed.), Empirical Legal Analysis: Assessing the Performance of Legal Institutions, Routledge, pp. 216-254.


Private-Sector Corruption (Gutmann & Lucas 2017, SIR): Stata, Excel.

Gender Inequality (Gutmann & Voigt 2015, Public Choice): Stata, Excel.

Islamic State Index (Gutmann & Voigt 2015, Public Choice): Stata, Excel.

Judicial Independence (Voigt et al. 2015, EJPE): Stata, Excel.

Working Papers