Joan Ricart-Huguet

Loyola University Maryland

Assistant Professor

4501 North Charles Street

Baltimore, MD 21210-2699

United States

http://www.ricarthuguet.com

Yale University

Postdoctoral Associate and Lecturer

31 Hillhouse Avenue

Program on Ethics, Politics, & Economics

New Haven, CT 06511

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

10

DOWNLOADS

424

SSRN CITATIONS

3

CROSSREF CITATIONS

2

Scholarly Papers (10)

1.

Why Do Colonial Investments Persist Less in Anglophone than in Francophone Africa?

Journal of Historical Political Economy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 27 Sep 2021
Joan Ricart-Huguet
Loyola University Maryland
Downloads 104 (330,242)

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colonialism; public investments; historical persistence; conflict; development; sub-Saharan Africa

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The Origins of Colonial Investments in Former British and French Africa

British Journal of Political Science.
Number of pages: 96 Posted: 03 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2021
Joan Ricart-Huguet
Loyola University Maryland
Downloads 61 (449,897)
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colonialism, public investments, regional inequality, sub-Saharan Africa, pre-colonial trade, geography

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When the Sorting Hat Sorts Randomly: A Natural Experiment on Culture

Number of pages: 97 Posted: 29 Apr 2020
Joan Ricart-Huguet and Elizabeth Levy Paluck
Loyola University Maryland and Princeton University Department of Psychology
Downloads 55 (472,369)
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culture, natural experiment, elites, socialization, identity, Africa

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Endogenous Colonial Borders: Precolonial States and Geography in the Partition of Africa

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 11 Oct 2021
Jack Paine, Xiaoyan Qiu and Joan Ricart-Huguet
University of Rochester, IE University and Loyola University Maryland
Downloads 54 (476,224)

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Africa, borders, colonialism, geography, precolonial states

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Colonial Education, Political Elites, and Regional Political Inequality in Africa

Comparative Political Studies
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 29 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2021
Joan Ricart-Huguet
Loyola University Maryland
Downloads 51 (488,403)
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political elites, cabinets, colonialism, education, regional inequality, Africa

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State Disengagement: Evidence from Former French West Africa

International Studies Quarterly
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 04 May 2020 Last Revised: 07 May 2021
Richard McAlexander and Joan Ricart-Huguet
Columbia University and Loyola University Maryland
Downloads 38 (548,074)
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colonial state, conflict, public investments, taxation, West Africa, chiefs

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Strategic Inefficient Decentralization: Local and Regional Devolution as Substitutes

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 09 Aug 2021 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2021
Joan Ricart-Huguet and Emily Sellars
Loyola University Maryland and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 23 (637,222)

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decentralization, federalism, political conflict, developing countries, Africa, Latin America

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Why Do Different Cultures Form and Persist? Learning from the Case of Makerere University

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 23 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2021
Joan Ricart-Huguet
Loyola University Maryland
Downloads 22 (644,339)

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culture, institutions, intergroup relations, identity, elites, Africa

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Land Quality Increases the Power of Traditional Leaders in Contemporary Africa

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 29 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2021
Kate Baldwin and Joan Ricart-Huguet
Yale University and Loyola University Maryland
Downloads 13 (711,036)

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Africa, traditional leaders, chiefs, political development, agricultural land

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Taking It Personally: The Effect of Ethnic Attachment on Preferences for Regionalism

Ricart-Huguet, Joan, and Elliott Green. 2018. “Taking It Personally: The Effect of Ethnic Attachment on Preferences for Regionalism” Studies in Comparative International Development 53 (1): 67-89., Ricart-Huguet, Joan, and Elliott Green. 2018. “Taking It Personally: The Effect of Ethnic Attachment on Preferences for Regionalism” Studies in Comparative International Development 53 (1): 67-89.
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 04 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2021
Joan Ricart-Huguet and Elliott D. Green
Loyola University Maryland and London School of Economics
Downloads 3 (791,038)
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Developing countries; African subnational politics; ethnicity; decentralization; federalism