Publications

 

Levine, Ross. “Finance, Growth, and Opportunity: Policy Challenges” in Challenges and Strategies for Promoting Economic Growth, Banco de Mexico, forthcoming. 

Galor, O. and S. Michalopoulos. “Evolution and the Growth Process: Selection of Entrepreneurial Traits”, Journal of Economic Theory, 2012, 147 (2), 759-780.

Levine, R. “The Governance of Financial Regulation: Reform Lessons from the Recent Crisis,” International Review of Finance, 12(1), March 2012, 1-122.

Ashraf, Quamrul and Oded Galor, “Dynamics and Stagnation in the Malthusian Epoch: Theory and Evidence”, American Economic Review, 101(5), August 2011, 2003-41.  

Cinyabuguma, M. and L. Putterman. “Sub-Saharan Growth Surprises: Being Heterogeneous, Inland and Close to the Equator Does not Slow Growth within Africa”, Journal of African Economies, 20(2), March 2011, 217-62. 

Levine, Ross. “The Sentinel: Improving the Governance of Financial Policies” in The International Financial Crisis: Have the Rules of Finance Changed? Eds: Asli Demirguc-Kunt, Douglas D. Evanoff and George G. Kaufman, World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd, New Jersey, 2010. 

Putterman, L. and D. Weil. “Post-1500 Population Flows and the Long Run Determinants of Economic Growth and Inequality,” Quarterly Journal of Economics, 125(4), November 2010, 1627-82. 

Beck, Thorsten, Ross Levine, Alexey Levkov. “Big Bad Banks: The Winners and Losers from Bank Deregulation in the United States,” Journal of Finance, 65(5), October 2010, 1637-67. 

Galor, Oded, Quamrul Ashraf, and Omer Ozak. 2010. “Isolation and Development,” Journal of the European Economic Association, Vol. 8(2-3), April/May 2010, 401-412. 

Galor, Oded. 2010. “The 2008 Lawrence R. Klein Lecture – Comparative Economic Development: Insights from Unified Growth Theory” International Economic Review, 51(1), February 2010, 1-44. 

Gozzi, Juan Carlos, Ross Levine, and Sergio L. Schmukler, “Patterns of International Capital Raisings”, Journal of International Economics, 80(1), January 2010, 45-57. 

Beck, Thorsten, Asli Demirguc-Kunt, and Ross Levine. "Financial Institutions and Markets: Across Countries and Over Time.” World Bank Economic Review, 24(1), January 2010, 77-92. 

Demirguc-Kunt, Asli and Ross Levine. “Finance and Inequality: Theory and Evidence.” Annual Review of Financial Economics, 1(1), 2009, 287-318. 

Levine, Ross. 2009. “Policy Challenges and Finance,” Harvard College Economic Review, 4(1), Fall 2009, 6-8. 

Laeven, Luc and Ross Levine, “Bank Governance, Regulation and Risk Taking”, Journal of Financial Economics, 93(2), August 2009, 259-275. 

Galor Oded, Omer Moav and Dietrich Vollrath, “Inequality in Land Ownership, the Emergence of Human Capital Promoting Institutions and the Great Divergence”, Review of Economic Studies, 76(1), January 2009, 143-179. 

Galor, Oded and Andrew Mountford. 2008. “Trading Population for Productivity: Theory and Evidence”, Review of Economic Studies, 75.