Working Papers

Endogenous Political Legitimacy: The Tudor Roots of England's Constitutional Governance

with Avner Greif


Culture, Institutions, and the Long Divergence

with Alberto Bisin, Avner Seror, and Thierry Verdier


Fishing for Souls: Contested Diffusion and the Adoption of the Protestant Reformation

with Sascha O. Becker, Yuan Hsiao, and Steven Pfaff


Ideology and Economic Change: The Contrasting Paths to the Modern Economy in late 19th-Century China and Japan

with Debin Ma


Enlightenment Ideals and Belief in Science in the Run-up to the Industrial Revolution: A Textual Analysis

with Ali Almelhem, Murat Iyigun, amd Austin Kennedy