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      Research Statement

      My main research interests lie in the areas of Political Economy and Long-Run Economic Growth and I am more than happy to supervise PhD students with an interest in these fields. Topics which I find interesting include: 

           - Long-Term Development

           - Infectious Diseases, Individual Behavior, Family/Household Choices, and Development

           - Slavery and Disenfranchisement in the US

           - Institutions and Economics Growth

           - Origins and Persistence of Organized Crime (mainly Mafia in Italy and the US)

           - Ethnicity, State Fragility, and Development in Africa


             - Principles of Economics (ECO1001)

             - Applied Econometrics (ECO3015)

      - Applied Econometrics (ECO7011)


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