Recent Papers

Monopolistic Competition and Optimum Product Diversity Under Firm Heterogeneity

Awarded the Chair Jacquemin Prize                      R&R, Journal of Political Economy

(with Swati Dhingra)

Productivity As If Space Mattered: An Application to Factor Markets Across China

(with Wenya Cheng, Kitjawat Tacharoen)                 CESifo Working Paper No. 4494

Left, Right, Left: Income, Learning and Political Dynamics

(with Michael Carter)                                              R&R, Journal of Public Economics


Working Drafts

Is Skill Dispersion a Source of Productivity and Exporting in Developing Countries?

Benford’s Law, Families of Distributions, and a Test Basis

The Political Economy of Inclusive Rural Growth

(with Michael Carter)                                                 CEP Discussion Paper No 1259