• Ethnic Inequality  Journal of Political Economy, forthcoming                                    with Alberto Alesina and Elias PapaioannouSlides                                                                                                          
  • On the Ethnic Origins of African Development: Traditional Chiefs and Pre-Colonial Political Centralization [linkAcademy of Management Perspectives, forthcoming, with Elias Papaioannou                                                                          
  • Financial Innovation and Endogenous Growth, Journal of Financial Intermediation, 2015, 24 (1): 1-24 [lead article], with Ross Levine and Luc Laeven - Slides

Working Papers

Research in Progress
  • On the Persistence of Ethnic Diversity
  • The Influence of Ancestral Lifeways on Individual Economic Outcomes in Sub-Saharan Africa with Louis Putterman and David N. Weil
  • Inequality in Africa with Alberto Alesina and Elias Papaioannou
  • Decentralization in Sub-Saharan Africa        with Margaret McMillan      

Old Working Papers
  • The Evolution of Entrepreneurial Spirit and the Process of Development           with Oded Galor - CEPR No. 6022