Hannes Mueller and Augustin Tapsoba suggest that institutional checks and balances could play a role in preventing violent conflict by restricting ethnic favoritism.
Matthew Ellman and Sjaak Hurkens show that information may be a more important aspect of crowdfunding than the funding itself.
Giacomo Ponzetto talks about the objectives, challenges, and potential impact of his ERC Starting Grant Project.
Nagore Iriberri and Pedro Rey-Biel use data from a math contest to find out if competition has different effects on men and women.
Enriqueta Camps investigates how the evolution of the education system in Spain from the 19th to the 21st century affected the country’s GDP.
Joachim Jungherr shows that the socially desirable level of bank transparency trades off market discipline with a stabilizing role of the Hirshleifer effect.