Richard Bluhm

Leibniz University Hannover

Akademischer Rat (Assistant Professor)

Institute of Macroeconomics

Koenigsworther Platz 1

Hannover , 30167

Germany

http://mak.uni-hannover.de

UNU-MERIT

Keizer Karelplein 19

Maastricht, 6211TC

Netherlands

Maastricht Graduate School of Governance

Keizer Karelplein 19

PO Box 616

Maastricht, 6200MD

Netherlands

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Connective Financing: Chinese Infrastructure Projects and the Diffusion of Economic Activity in Developing Countries

AidData Working Paper No. 64
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 30 Oct 2018
Leibniz University Hannover, Heidelberg University, University of Goettingen (Göttingen) - Faculty of Economics and Business AdministrationKiel Institute for the World Economy, AidData, Harvard University, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Department of Government and College of William and Mary
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Foreign Aid, Inequality, China, Official Development Assistance, Georeferenced Data, Spatial Analysis, Gini, Aid Effectiveness

Connective Financing - Chinese Infrastructure Projects and the Diffusion of Economic Activity in Developing Countries

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 10 Jun 2020
Leibniz University Hannover, University of Goettingen (Göttingen) - Faculty of Economics and Business AdministrationKiel Institute for the World Economy, Harvard University, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Department of Government, Heidelberg University, AidData and College of William and Mary
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Connective Financing - Chinese Infrastructure Projects and the Diffusion of Economic Activity in Developing Countries

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 03 Jun 2020
Leibniz University Hannover, Heidelberg University, University of Goettingen (Göttingen) - Faculty of Economics and Business AdministrationKiel Institute for the World Economy, College of William and Mary, Harvard University, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Department of Government and College of William and Mary
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China, Development finance, foreign aid, infrastructure, spatial concentration, transport costs

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The Spread of COVID-19 and the BCG Vaccine: A Natural Experiment in Reunified Germany

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 926
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 18 May 2020
Richard Bluhm and Maxim Pinkovskiy
Leibniz University Hannover and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
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COVID-19, BCG vaccine, SIR model with commuting flows

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Top Lights - Bright Cities and Their Contribution to Economic Development

Number of pages: 82 Posted: 21 Feb 2019
Richard Bluhm and Melanie Krause
Leibniz University Hannover and University of Hamburg - Department of Economics
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development, urban growth, night lights, top-coding, inequality

Do Weak Institutions Prolong Crises? On the Identification, Characteristics, and Duration of Declines During Economic Slumps

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Feb 2014
Richard Bluhm, Denis de Crombrugghe and Adam Szirmai
Leibniz University Hannover, Maastricht University and Eindhoven University of Technology (TUE) - Faculty of Technology Management
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economic slumps, crises, institutions, structural breaks, duration analysis

Do Weak Institutions Prolong Crises? On the Identification, Characteristics, and Duration of Declines During Economic Slumps

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 9127
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 31 Jan 2020
Richard Bluhm, Denis de Crombrugghe and Adam Szirmai
Leibniz University Hannover, Maastricht University and Eindhoven University of Technology (TUE) - Faculty of Technology Management
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Fueling Conflict? (De)Escalation and Bilateral Aid

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Nov 2016
Leibniz University Hannover, ETH Zurich - KOF Swiss Economic Institute, Goettingen University and Leibniz Universität HannoverUniversity of St. Gallen
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conflict, foreign aid, political economy, dynamic ordered panel data

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The Spread of COVID-19 and the BCG Vaccine: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Germany

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 03 Oct 2020
Richard Bluhm and Maxim Pinkovskiy
Leibniz University Hannover and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
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Covid-19, BCG vaccine, trained immunity, Germany, regression discontinuity design, SIR model with commuter flows

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The Pace of Poverty Reduction ‐ A Fractional Response Approach

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 29 Jan 2015
Richard Bluhm, Denis de Crombrugghe and Adam Szirmai
Leibniz University Hannover, Maastricht University and Eindhoven University of Technology (TUE) - Faculty of Technology Management
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poverty, inequality, fractional response models, income growth

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Ethnic Divisions, Political Institutions and the Duration of Declines - A Political Economy Theory of Delayed Recovery

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 29 Jan 2015
Richard Bluhm and Kaj Thomsson
Leibniz University Hannover and Maastricht University - Department of Economics
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economic crises, delayed recovery, political economy

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The Dynamics of Stagnation

Macroeconomic Dynamics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 29 Jan 2015
Richard Bluhm, Denis de Crombrugghe and Adam Szirmai
Leibniz University Hannover, Maastricht University and Eindhoven University of Technology (TUE) - Faculty of Technology Management
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growth episodes, stagnation, institutions, dynamic panel data

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The Political Geography of Cities

Number of pages: 77 Posted: 01 Nov 2021
Leibniz University Hannover, Technology University of Braunschweig and Leibniz Universität HannoverUniversity of St. Gallen
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capital cities, administrative reforms, economic geography, urban primacy

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Poor Trends

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 29 Jan 2015
Richard Bluhm, Denis de Crombrugghe and Adam Szirmai
Leibniz University Hannover, Maastricht University and Eindhoven University of Technology (TUE) - Faculty of Technology Management
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poverty, inequality, consumption growth

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Ethnofederalism and Ethnic Voting

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 04 Oct 2021
Richard Bluhm, Roland Hodler and Paul Schaudt
Leibniz University Hannover, University of St. Gallen and University of St. Gallen
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ethnofederalism, decentralization, territorial structure, ethnic divisions, ethnic voting, ethnic politics, Kenya