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1977 …2019

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2019
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The Benin Institutional Diagnostic, Forthcoming

Bourguignon, F. (ed.), Houssa, R. (ed.), Platteau, J-P. (ed.) & Reding, P. (ed.), 2019

Research output: Book/Report/JournalBook

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2018

Eradicating Women-Hurting Customs: What Role for Social Engineering?

Platteau, J-P., Camilotti, G. & Auriol, E., 2018, Towards Gender Equity and Development, . Beaman, L., Anderson, S. & Platteau, J-P. (eds.). Oxford: Oxford University Press

Research output: Contribution in Book/Catalog/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Optimal management of transfers: an odd paradox

Platteau, J-P. & Bourguignon, F., 1 Jun 2018, In : Journal of Public Economics. 162, p. 143-157 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Political repression in autocratic regimes

Platteau, J-P., Sekeris, P. & Bove, V., 2018, In : Journal of Comparative Economics. p. 410-428 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Risk Sharing in Nuclear and Extended Households

Gross, J., Guirkinger, C. & Platteau, J-P., 2018, (In preparation).

Research output: Working paper

Towards Gender Equity and Development,

Platteau, J-P., Anderson, S. & Beaman, L., 2018, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Research output: Book/Report/JournalBook

2017

Buy as You Need: Nutrition and Food Storage Imperfections

Gross, J., Guirkinger, C. & Platteau, JP., 11 Sep 2017, (CEPR Discussion Paper; no. DP12264).

Research output: Working paper

The demand for microinsurance: a literature review

Platteau, J-P., Gelade, W. & De Bock, O., 2017, In : World Development. 94, 2, p. 139-156 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The explosive combination of religious decentralization and autocracy: The case of Islam

Auriol, E. & Platteau, J-P., 1 Apr 2017, In : Economics of Transition. 25, 2, p. 313-350 38 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2015

Does Aid Availability Affect Effectiveness in Reducing Poverty? A Review Article

Bourguignon, F. & Platteau, J. P., 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : World Development.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Productive inefficiency in extended agricultural households: Evidence from Mali

Guirkinger, C., Platteau, J. P. & Goetghebuer, T., 1 Sep 2015, In : Journal of Development Economics. 116, p. 17-27 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

"The hard challenge of aid coordination"

Bourguignon, F. & Platteau, J. P., May 2015, In : World Development. 69, p. 86-97 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transformation of the family farm under rising land pressure: A theoretical essay

Guirkinger, C. & Platteau, J. P., Feb 2015, In : Journal of Comparative Economics. 43, 1, p. 112-137 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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“Transformation of African Farm-cum-Family Structures"

Platteau, J-P. & Guirkinger, C., Jun 2015, The Oxford Handbook of Africa and Economics : Vol. I: Context and Concepts. Monga, C. & Lin, J. (eds.). Oxford: Oxford University Press

Research output: Contribution in Book/Catalog/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2014

Elite capture through information distortion: A theoretical essay

Platteau, J-P., Somville, V. & Wahhaj, Z., 1 Jan 2014, In : Journal of Development Economics. 106, p. 250-263 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

"Redistributive Pressures in SubSaharan Africa: Causes, Consequences, and Coping Strategies"

Platteau, J-P., 2014, "African Development in Historical Perspective". Bates, R., Robinson, J., Akyeampong, E. & Nunn, N. (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 153-207

Research output: Contribution in Book/Catalog/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Religion, Culture, and Development

Aldashev, G. & Platteau, J-P., 1 Jan 2014, Handbook of the Economics of Art and Culture. North-Holland and Elsevier, Vol. 2. p. 587-631 45 p.

Research output: Contribution in Book/Catalog/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Strategic Interactions Between Modern Law and Custom

Platteau, J-P. & Wahhaj, Z., 1 Jan 2014, Handbook of the Economics of Art and Culture. North-Holland and Elsevier, Vol. 2. p. 633-678 46 p.

Research output: Contribution in Book/Catalog/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

The effect of land scarcity on farm structure: Empirical evidence from mali

Guirkinger, C. & Platteau, J-P., 1 Jan 2014, In : Economic Development and Cultural Change. 62, 2, p. 195-238 44 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Productive inefficiency in extended agricultural households: Evidence from Mali

Goetghebuer, T., Guirkinger, C. & Platteau, J-P., 2013, (Unpublished).

Research output: Working paper

Risk as an impediment to individualization of land tenure

Delpierre, M., Guirkinger, C. & Platteau, J-P., 2013, (Unpublished).

Research output: Working paper

2012

"Formal Law as a Magnet to Reform Custom"

Aldashev, G., Chaara, I., Platteau, J-P. & Wahhaj, Z., 1 Jul 2012, In : Economic Development and Cultural Change. 60, 4, p. 795-828 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Using the Law to Change the Custom

Platteau, J-P., Aldashev, G., Chaara, I. & Wahhaj, Z., 2012, In : Journal of Development Economics. 97, 1, p. 182-200 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

"Is the Concern for Governance Benefitting the Richer Developing Countries?"

Platteau, J-P. & Bourguignon, F., 2011, "La crise économique et financière : quelles conséquences?". Sapir, A., Estache, A., Hübner, G., Pirotte, H., Platteau, J. P., Venbussche, H. & Husson, J. F. (eds.).

Research output: Contribution in Book/Catalog/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Legal Reform in the Presence of a Living Custom: An Economic Approach

Platteau, J-P., Aldashev, G. & WAHHAJ, Z., 2011, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Suppl. 4, p. 21320-21325 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2010

"Information Distortion in Participatory Development Programs"

Platteau, J-P., Somville, V. & Wahhaj, Z., 2010, (Unpublished).

Research output: Working paper

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"Inheritance Patterns in Migration-Prone Communities of the Peruvian Highlands"

Platteau, J-P. & Goetghebuer, T., 2010, In : Journal of Development Economics. 93, 1, p. 71-87 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

"Strategic Behaviour and Marriage Payments -Theory and Evidence from Senegal"

Platteau, J-P. & Gaspart, F., 2010, In : Economic Development and Cultural Change. 59, 1, p. 149-185 37 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2009

Information distortion, Elite Capture, and Task Complexity in Decentralised Development

Platteau, J-P., 2009, (Unpublished) Does Decentralisation Enhance Service Delivery and Poverty Reduction?, E. Ahmed and G. Brosio (Eds). Elgar, E., UK, C. & USA, N. (eds.). Cheltenham, UK, and Northampton, MA, USA: Edward Elgar, p. 23-72 50 p.

Research output: Contribution in Book/Catalog/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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"Institutional Obstacles to African Economic Development: State, Ethnicity, and Custom"

Platteau, J-P., 2009, (Unpublished) In : Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization. 71, Issue 3, p. 669-689 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Modern Law as a Magnet to Reform Unfair Customs

Platteau, J-P., Aldashev, G., Chaara, I. & Wahhaj, Z., 2009, (Unpublished).

Research output: Working paper

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