Working Papers

Endogenous Political Legitimacy: The English Reformation and the Institutional Foundations of Limited Government

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