Clint Ballinger

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Scholarly Papers (3)

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Mercantilism and the Rise of the West: Towards a Geography of Mercantilism

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 Oct 2012
Clint Ballinger
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mercantilism, economic development, international development, trade policy, Africa, Asia, institutions, macrohistory, acemoglu, reversal of fortune

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Why Geographic Factors are Necessary in Development Studies

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 Mar 2011
Clint Ballinger
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explanation, geographic determinism, economic development, exogenous factors, environmental determinism, Acemoglu, Sachs, Jared Diamond, philosophy of the social sciences

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Why Inferential Statistics are Inappropriate for Development Studies and How the Same Data Can be Better Used

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 04 Mar 2011
Clint Ballinger
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inferential statistics, philosophy of the social sciences, methodology, frequentist statistics, superpopulations, determinism, Bayesian statistics, subjectivist statistics, econometrics, economic development, macro-comparative research, visual methods, descriptive statistics, tabular analysis