Course Outline

  1. An Overview of Economics of Governance
  2. Long-run development: the role of governance and institutions III. Development and geographical factors
  3. Inequality, institutions and development
  4. Development and informal institutions: the case of cultural factors
  5. State capacity and development: Fiscal and legal capacity
  6. Governance Reforms and Institutional Change

Reference Books

  1. Baland J. M., Moene K. O. and Robinson J.A. (2009). Governance and Development.
  2. Rosenzweig M. (eds.) Handbook of Development Economics. Amsterdam: North Holland