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ELIANA LA FERRARA

Publications

Entertainment, Education and Attitudes towards Domestic Violence (forthcoming)
Eliana La Ferrara with A. Banerjee and V. Orozco
AEA Papers and Proceedings


Last change 23/01/2019

The Political Economy of Program Enforcement: Evidence from Brazil (forthcoming)
Eliana La Ferrara, Fernanda Brollo and Katja Kaufmann
Journal of the European Economic Association


Last change 17/10/2018

Conflict, Climate and Cells: A Disaggregated Analysis (2018)
Maria Flavia Harari and Eliana La Ferrara
Review of Economics and Statistics

Vol. 100(4), pp. 594-608



Last change 23/01/2019

Customary Norms, Inheritance and Human Capital. Evidence from a Reform of the Matrilineal System in Ghana (2017)
Eliana La Ferrara and Annamaria Milazzo
American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 9(4), 166-85


Last change 17/10/2018

Mass Media and Social Change: Can We Use Television to Fight Poverty? (2016)
LA FERRARA ELIANA
Journal of the European Economic Association, 14(4), 791-827


Last change 17/10/2018

Market-based Lobbying: Evidence from Advertising Spending in Italy (2016)
Stefano DellaVigna, Ruben Durante, Brian Knight and Eliana La Ferrara
American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 8(1), 224-56

Winner of 2017 Best Paper Prize for AEJ: Applied Economics.



Last change 17/10/2018

Social and Economic Impacts of the Media (2015)
Stefano della Vigna and Eliana La Ferrara
in S. Anderson, D. Stromberg and J. Walfogel (eds.), Handbook of Media Economics, Elsevier


Last change 17/10/2018

Development and Nutrition (2015)
Eliana La Ferrara and Annamaria Milazzo
Egea publishing

Downloadable for free upon registration at mybook.egeaonline.it



Last change 15/06/2015

A Test of Racial Bias in Capital Sentencing (2014)
Alberto Alesina and Eliana La Ferrara
American Economic Review, 104(11), 3397-3433


Last change 15/06/2015

Soap Operas and Fertility: Evidence from Brazil (2012)
Alberto Chong, Suzanne Duryea and Eliana La Ferrara
American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 4(4), 1-31.


Last change 28/03/2014

Self-help groups and mutual assistance: Evidence from urban Kenya (2012)
Marcel Fafchamps and Eliana La Ferrara
Economic Development and Cultural Change, 60(4), 707-733.


Last change 28/03/2014

A Generalized Index of Fractionalization (2011)
Walter Bossert, Conchita D'Ambrosio and Eliana La Ferrara
Economica, 78(312), 723-750


Last change 24/11/2011

The Economic Effects of Violent Conflict: Evidence from Asset Market Reactions (2010)
Massimo Guidolin and Eliana La Ferrara
Journal of Peace Research, 47(6), 671-84


Last change 24/11/2011

Detecting illegal arms trade (2010)
LA FERRARA ELIANA
American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2(4), 26-57


Last change 24/11/2011

Television and Divorce: Evidence from Brazilian Novelas (2009)
Alberto Chong and Eliana La Ferrara
Journal of The European Economic Association P&P, 7(2-3), pp. 458-468.


Last change 17/10/2018

Diamonds Are Forever, Wars Are Not. Is Conflict Bad for Private Firms? (2007)
Massimo Guidolin and Eliana La Ferrara
American Economic Review, 7(2-3), pp. 458-468.


Last change 17/10/2018

Descent Rules and Strategic Transfers. Evidence from Matrilineal Groups in Ghana (2007)
Eliana La Ferrara
Journal of Development Economics, 83(2), pp. 280-301


Last change 17/10/2018

Ethnic Diversity and Economic Performance (2005)
Alberto Alesina and Eliana La Ferrara
Journal of Economic Literature, 43(3), pp. 762-800.


Last change 17/10/2018

Preferences for Redistribution in the Land of Opportunities (2005)
Alberto Alesina and Eliana La Ferrara
Journal of Public Economics, 89(5-6), pp. 897-931


Last change 17/10/2018

Kin groups and Reciprocity: A Model of Credit Transactions in Ghana (2003)
Eliana La Ferrara
American Economic Review, 93(5), pp. 1730-1751


Last change 17/10/2018

Self-Help Groups and Income Generation in the Informal Settlements of Nairobi (2002)
Eliana La Ferrara
Journal of African Economies, 11(1), pp. 61-89


Last change 17/10/2018

Inequality and Group Participation: Theory and Evidence from Rural Tanzania (2002)
Eliana La Ferrara
Journal of Public Economics

nr. 85(2), pp. 235-73.



Last change 23/07/2009

Who Trusts Others? (2002)
Alesina Alberto and Eliana La Ferrara
Journal of Public Economics

nr. 85(2), pp. 207-34.



Last change 23/07/2009

Political Competition in Weak States (2001)
R.H Bates and Eliana La Ferrara
Economics and Politics
nr. 13(2), pp. 159-84.

Last change 23/07/2009

Participation in Heterogeneous Communities (08/2000)
Alberto Alesina and Eliana La Ferrara
Quarterly Journal of Economics
pp. 847-904.

Last change 23/07/2009

TFP, Costs, and Public Infrastructure: An Equivocal Relationship (2005)
Eliana La Ferrara and Massimiliano Marcellino
The Central and Eastern European Countries and the European Union, Cambridge University Press


Last change 31/07/2009

Public Capital and Economic Performance: Evidence from Italy (2000)
F. Bonaglia, Eliana La Ferrara and Massimiliano Marcellino
Giornale degli Economisti e Annali di Economia
 nr. 60(2), pp. 1-25.

Last change 31/07/2009

A Political Equilibrium Approach to Trade Liberalization in Developing Countries (1996)
Eliana La Ferrara
Journal of International Trade and Economic Development
nr. 5(3), pp. 287-318.

Last change 23/07/2009

Last change 24/09/2008



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