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[Photo: Francesco CASELLI] Professor Francesco CASELLI
Programme Director - Macro Programme
Tel:  020 7955 7498
Email: f.caselli@lse.ac.uk
Room/Desk: 32L 1.21  

Norman Sosnow Chair in Economics
Personal WebSite WWW

Selected Publications:

See Publications on LSE Research Online book

CEP Publications:

  • The Latin American Efficiency Gap
    Francesco Caselli, August 2014
    Paper No' CEPDP1289: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • The Geography of Inter-State Resource Wars
    Francesco Caselli, Massimo Morelli, Dominic Rohner, May 2013
    Paper No' CEPDP1212: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Investing for Prosperity: Skills, Infrastructure and Innovation
    Philippe Aghion, Timothy Besley, John Browne, Francesco Caselli, Richard Lambert, Rachel Lomax, Christopher Pissarides, Nick Stern, John Van Reenen, January 2013
    Paper No' CEPSP28: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • The Political Economy of the Greek Debt Crisis: A Tale of Two Bailouts
    Silvia Ardagna, Francesco Caselli, March 2012
    Paper No' CEPSP25: Read Abstract

  • Signalling, Incumbency Advantage, and Optimal Reelection Rules
    Francesco Caselli, Tom Cunningham, Massimo Morelli, InÚs Moreno de Barreda, February 2012
    Paper No' CEPDP1122: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • A Note on Schooling in Development Accounting
    Francesco Caselli, Antonio Ciccone, December 2011
    Paper No' CEPDP1102: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Resource Windfalls, Political Regimes, and Political Stability
    Francesco Caselli, Andrea Tesei, November 2011
    Paper No' CEPDP1091: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • A Resource Curse? The impact of oil windfalls on living standards in Brazil
    Francesco Caselli, Guy Michaels, February 2010
    Paper No' CEPCP302: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)
    This article summarises Do Oil Windfalls Improve Living Standards? Evidence from Brazil by Francesco Caselli and Guy Michaels, CEP Discussion Paper No. 960


  • Do Oil Windfalls Improve Living Standards? Evidence from Brazil
    Francesco Caselli, Guy Michaels, December 2009
    Paper No' CEPDP0960: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Leader Behavior and the Natural Resource Curse
    Francesco Caselli, Tom Cunningham, March 2009
    Paper No' CEPDP0913: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Economics and Politics of Alternative Institutional Reforms
    Francesco Caselli, Nicola Gennaioli, January 2007
    Paper No' CEPDP0775: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Dynastic Management
    Francesco Caselli, Nicola Gennaioli, August 2006
    Paper No' CEPDP0741: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • The Marginal Product of Capital
    Francesco Caselli, James Feyrer, August 2006
    Paper No' CEPDP0735: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • On the Theory of Ethnic Conflict
    Francesco Caselli, Wilbur John Coleman II, July 2006
    Paper No' CEPDP0732: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Fiscal Discipline and the Cost of Public Debt Service: Some Estimates for OECD Countries
    Silvia Ardagna, Francesco Caselli, Timothy Lane, January 2005
    Paper No' CEPDP0670: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Is Poland the Next Spain?
    Francesco Caselli, Silvana Tenreyro, January 2005
    Paper No' CEPDP0668: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)

  • Accounting for Cross-Country Income Differences
    Francesco Caselli, January 2005
    Paper No' CEPDP0667: Read Abstract | Full paper (pdf)