ECON7198:微观发展经济学高级专题
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McCloskey (2000) 《南方周末》《财经》《经济观察报》
第一部分:社会科学中的因果推论
  第1课:介绍 précis
  1 Holland, Paul, (1986) “Statistics and Causal Inference.” Journal of the American Statistical Association 81 (396), 945-60. 必读
  2 King Gary, Robert O. Keohane, Sidney Verba, (1994) Designing Social Inquiry: Scientific Inference in Qualitative Research. Princeton University Press. pp. 75-114. 必读
  3 赛,《奇迹—胰岛素发现90周年之旅》,载于《三联生活周刊》2011年45期。 选读
  第2课:IV和GMM précis
  1 Angrist, Joshua D., and Alan B. Krueger. 1991. “Does Compulsory School Attendance Affect Schooling and Earnings?” Quarterly Journal of Economics 106 (4):  979-1014. 必读
  2 Li, Hongbin and Junsen Zhang. (2007) “Do High Birth Rates Hamper Economic Growth?” Review of Economics and Statistics 89 (1): 110-117. 必读
  3 Shen, Yan and Yang Yao. (2008) “Does Grassroots Democracy Reduce Income Inequality in China?” Journal of Public Economics 92: 2182 - 98. 选读
  4 Miguel, Edwards, Satyanath, Shanker and Sergenti, Ernest. (2004) “Economic Shocks and Civil Conflict: An Instrumental Variables Approach.” Journal of Political Economy 112(4): 725-753. 选读
  5 Angrist, Joshua and Alan Krueger (2001), “Instrumental Variables and the Search for Identification: From Supply and Demand to Natural Experiments.” Journal of Economic Perspectives Vol. 15 (4), pp. 69-85. 选读
  第3课:DID和RD précis
  1 Card David and Alan B. Krueger. (1994). “Minimum Wages and Employment: A Case Study of the Fast-Food Industry in New Jersey and Pennsylvania.” American Economic Review 84 (4): 772-793. 必读
  2 Lee S. David. (2008). “Randomized Experiments from Non-random Selection in U.S. House
Elections.” Journal of Econometrics 142: 675–97.
必读
  3 Qian, Nancy. (2008). “Missing Women and the Price of Tea in China: The Effect of Sex-Specific Income on Sex Imbalance.” The Quarterly Journal of Economics 123(3): 1251-85. 选读
  4 Masayuki, Kudamatsu. (Forthcoming) “Has Democratization Reduced Infant Mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa? Evidence from Micro Data.” Journal of the European Economic Association. 选读
  5 Dell, Melissa. (2010). “The Persistent Effects of Peru's Mining Mita.” Econometrica 78 (6): 1863–903. 选读
第二部分:发展经济学前沿
  第4课:历史在发展经济学中的作用 précis
  1 Nunn, Nathan, (2009) “The Importance of History for Economic Development.” Annual Review of Economics 1 (1): 6592. 必读
  2

Diamond, Jared and James A. Robinson. (2010) Natural Experiments of History, Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. Introduction and Conclusion.

选读
  3 Turchin, Peter, (2008) “Arise Cliodynamics.” Nature, 454: 34-35. 选读
  第5课:走出非洲、欧洲中世纪及新教改革 précis
  1 Ashraf, Quamrul and Oded Galor. (2012) “The ‘Out of Africa’ Hypothesis, Human Genetic Diversity, and Comparative Economic Development.” Mimeo, Brown University. 必读
  2 Becker, Sascha and Ludger woessmann. (2009) “Was Weber Wrong? A Human Capital Theory of Protestant Economic History.” Quarterly Journal of Economics 124(2): 531-596. 必读
  3 Chaney, Eric. (2008) “Ethnic Cleansing and the Long-Term Persistence of Extractive Institutions: Evidence from the Expulsion of the Moriscos.” Mimeo, Harvard University. 选读
  4

Spolaore, Enrico and Romain Wacziarg. (2009) “The Diffusion of Development.” Quarterly Journal of Economics 124 (2): 469-529.

选读
  第6课:殖民主义、贩奴与跨大西洋贸易 précis
  1 Acemoglu, Daron, Simon Johnson, James A. Robinson. (2001) “The Colonial Origins of Comparative Development: An Empirical Investigation.” American Economic Review 91: 1369-401. 必读
  2

Nunn, Nathan. (2008) “The Long Term Effects of Africa's Slave Trades.” Quarterly Journal of Economics 123 (1): 139-76.

必读
  3 Banerjee, Abhijit and Lakshmi Iyer. (2005) “History, Institutions and Economic Performance: The Legacy of Colonial Land Tenure Systems in India.” American Economic Review 95: 1190-1213. 必读
  4 Acemoglu, Daron, Simon Johnson, and James A. Robinson. (2005) “The Rise of Europe: Atlantic Trade, Institutional Change and Economic Growth.” American Economic Review 95: 546-579. 选读
  5 Nunn, Nathan and Leonard Wantchekon. (2011) “The Slave Trade and the Origins of Mistrust in Africa.” American Economic Review forthcoming. 选读
  6 Nunn, Nathan and Diego Puga. (2012) “Ruggedness: The Blessing of Bad Geography in Africa.” Review of Economics and Statistics forthcoming. 选读
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  第7课:工业革命与东西方大分流 précis
  1 Galor, Oded, and Weil, N. David. (2000). “Population, Technology, and Growth: From Malthusian Stagnation to the Demographic Transition and Beyond.” American Economic Review. 90 (4): 806–28. 必读
  2

Mokyr, Joel. (1993), “The New Economic History and the Industrial Revolution.” in: J. Mokyr, ed., The British Industrial Revolution: an Economic Perspective. Boulder: Westview Press.

必读
  3 Pomeranz, Kenneth. (2000). The Great Divergence: China, Europe, and the Making of the Modern World Economy. Princeton: Princeton University Press. Introduction. 选读
  4 Landes, S. David. (2006). “Why Europe and the West? Why Not China?” Journal of Economic Perspectives. 20 (2): 3–22. 选读
  5 Lin, Justin Yifu. (1995). "The Needham Puzzle: Why the Industrial Revolution Did Not Originate in China." Economic Development and Cultural Change. 43(2): 269–92. 选读
  第8课:宗教分裂、法国大革命及反犹 précis
  1 Davide Cantoni and Noam Yuchtman. (2012) “Medieval Universities, Legal Institutions, and the Commercial Revolution.” NBER Working Paper 17979. 必读
  2

Acemoglu, Daron, Davide Cantoni, Simon Johnson, and James A. Robinson. (2011) “The Consequences of Radical Reform: The French Revolution.” American Economic Review. 101 (7): 3286–307.

必读
  3 Voigtlander, Nico and Hans-Joachim Voth. (2012) “Persecution Perpetuated: The Medieval Origins of Anti-semitic Violence in Nazi Germany.” Quarterly Journal of Economics. 必读
  第9课:民主(课堂讨论) précis
  1 Barro, Robert (1999) “Determinants of Democracy.” Journal of Political Economy. 107 S6, 158–183. 必读
  2

Lipset, Seymour Martin (1959) “Some Social Requisites for Democracy: Economic Development and Political Legitimacy.” American Political Science Review 69–105.

必读
  3 Glaeser, Edward L., Giacomo Ponzetto and Andrei Shleifer (2007) “Why Does Democracy Need Education?” Journal of Economic Growth 77–99. 必读
  4 Putnam, Robert, Robert Leonardi, and Raffaella Nonetti. 1993. Making Democracy Work: Civic Traditions in Modern Italy. New Jersey: Princeton University Press. Introduction. 选读
  5 Monica Martínez-Bravo, Gerard Padró i Miquel, Nancy Qian and Yang Yao (2011) “Do Local Elections in Non-Democracies Increase Accountability? Evidence from Rural China.” NBER Working Paper 16948. 选读
  6 Shen, Yan and Yang Yao. (2008) “Does Grassroots Democracy Reduce Income Inequality in China?” Journal of Public Economics 92: 2182–98. 选读
  7

库切,2002年,《耻》,译林出版社。

选读
  8 黄泓翔, 《中国留学生只身探访亚马孙》,载于《南方周末》2012年7月17日。 选读
  9 王建勋,《错案的根源》,载于《财经》2012年321期。 选读
  10 方可成,《南科大内忧》,载于《南方周末》2011年6月17日。 选读
  11 李晓原、李泽湘和励建书,《要改革,不要口号:南科大筹建团队核心人员为何退出与朱清时的合作》,载于《南方周末》2011年6月17日。 选读
部分: 中国研究
  第10课:战争、国家能力和国家大小 précis
  1 Tilly, Charles. (1985) “War Making and State Making as Organized Crime” in Bringing the State Back In edited by Peter Evans, Dietrich Rueschemeyer, and Theda Skocpol. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 必读
  2

Alesina, A. and E. Spolaore (1997) “On the Number and Size of Nations.” Quarterly Journal of Economics 1027–56.

必读
  3 Besley Timothy and Torsten Persson, (2009) “The Origins of State Capacity: Property Rights, Taxation and Politics.” American  Economic Review 99(4):1218–44. 必读
  4 Besley Timothy and Torsten Persson, (2010) “State Capacity, Conflict and Development.” Econometrica 78 (1): 1–34. 选读
  第11课:和亲、贸易和种族冲突 précis
  1 Fearon, James D. 1995. “Rationalist Explanations for War.” International Organization 49(3): 379–414. 必读
  2 Iyigun Murat, (Forthcoming) “Lessons from the Ottoman Harem: On Ethnicity, Religion & War.” Economic Development and Cultural Change. 必读
  3 Iyigun Murat, (2008) “Luther and Suleyman.” Quarterly Journal of Economics 43 (3): 1465–94. 选读
  4

Alesina, A. and E. Le Ferrara (2005) “Ethnic Diversity and Economic Performance.” Journal of Economic Literature 762–800.

选读
  第12课:玉米和人口增长 précis
  1 Nunn, Nathan and Nancy Qian. 2011. “The Potato's Contribution to Population and Urbanization: Evidence from a Historical Experiment.” Quarterly Journal of Economics 126 (2): 593–650. 必读
  2

Shuo Chen and James Kai-sing Kung. (2012) “A Malthusian Quagmire? Maize, Population Growth, and Economic Development in China.” HKUST Working Paper.

必读
  3 Ho, Ping-ti. (1979) “The Introduction and Dissemination of American Crops and Its Impact on Grain Production in China” World Agriculture Nos. 4, 5, 6. ( 何炳棣,美洲作物的引进、传播及其对中国根食生产的影响 ,《世界农业》,1979年第4,5,6期). 选读
  第13课:饥荒 précis
  1 Lin, J. Y. and Yang T. Dennis. (2000). “Food Availability, Entitlements and the Chinese Famine of 1959-61.” Economic Journal 110 (460): 136–58. 必读
  2

Kung, James K. and J. Y. Lin (2003) “The Causes of China’s Great Chinese Famine, 1959-1961.” Economic Development and Cultural Change 52 (1): 51–73.

必读
  3 Kung, James K. and Shuo Chen (2011) “The Tragedy of the Nomenklatura: Career Incentives and Political Radicalism during China’s Great Leap Famine.” American Political Science Review 105 (1): 27–45. 必读
  4 Lin, J. Y. (1990) “Collectivization and China's Agricultural Crisis in 1959–1961.” Journal of Political Economy 98 (6): 1228–52. 选读
  5 陈硕,《1959–1961年中国饥荒:回顾及启示》,《世界经济》,2011年第4期。 选读
  第14课:“文革” précis
  1 Guiso, L., P. Sapienza, and L. Zingales (2006) “Does Culture Affect Economic Outcomes?” Journal of Economic Perspectives 23–48. 必读
  2

Alesina, A. and E. La Ferraria (2000) “Participation in Heterogeneous Communities.” Quarterly Journal of Economics 115 (3): 847–904.

必读
  3 Miguel Edward and Gerard Roland, (2011) “The Long Run Impact of Bombing Vietnam.” Journal of Development Economics 96(1), 1–15. 必读
  第15课:经济转型与偏好 précis
  1 Alesina, A. and D. Rodrik (1994) “Distributive Politics and Economic Growth.” Quarterly Journal of Economics pp. 465–90. 必读
  2

Alesina A. and P. Giuliano (2009) “Preferences for Redistribution.” IZA DP No. 4056.

必读
  3 Yasheng Huang, (2008) Capitalism with Chinese Characteristics: Entrepreneurship and the State. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. “Just How Capitalist is China,” pp.1–24. 选读
  4 Wolfgang Becker, (2001) Goodbye Lenin X-Filme Creative Pool. 选读
  5 张猛,2011年,《钢的琴》,辽宁电影制片厂。 选读
  第16课:犯罪 précis
  1 陈硕,《转型期中国的犯罪治理:堵还是疏?》,《经济学季刊》,2012年第12卷第2期。 必读
  2

陈硕和章元,《治乱无需重典:转型期中国刑事政策效果分析》,2012年,香港科技大学社会科学部工作论文。

必读
  3 陈硕和刘飞,《转型期中国犯罪经济成本度量》,2012年,香港科技大学社会科学部工作论文。 必读
  4 Levitt, Steven. (1997) “Using Electoral Cycles in Police Hiring to Estimate the Effect of Police on Crime.” American Economic Review, 87(3): 270–90. 选读
  5 Becker, G. S. (1968) “Crime and Punishment: an Economic Approach.” Journal of Political Economy. 76, 169–217. 选读
  第17课:"和谐社会" précis
  1 Sturzenegger F. and Tommasi M. (1998) The Political Economy of Reform. Cambridge: MIT Press. Introduction. 必读
  2

Xu, Chenggang. (2011). “The Fundamental Institutions of China’s Reforms and Development.” Journal of Economic Literature 49 (4): 1076–151.

必读
  3 陈硕,《地方政府制度创新》,2012年,香港科技大学社会科学部工作论文。 必读
  第18课:选题、问题的提出/引言”和“结论/政策含义” précis
  1 Tsai, Lily L. (2007) “Solidary Groups, Informal Accountability, and Local Public Goods Provision in Rural China.” American Political Science Review 101: 355–72. Introduction. 必读
  2

Kung, James K. and Shuo Chen (2011), “The Tragedy of the Nomenklatura: Career Incentives and Political Radicalism during China’s Great Leap Famine”, American Political Science Review 105 (1): 27–45. Introduction.

必读
  3 Malesky, Edmund and Paul Schuler. (2010) “Nodding or Needling: Analyzing Delegate Responsiveness in an Authoritarian Parliament.” American Political Science Review 104 (3): 1–21. Introduction. 必读
  4 陈硕,《攫取之手:央地财政关系下的公路收费影响、成因及对策》,2012年,香港科技大学社会科学部工作论文。 必读
  5 陈硕,《再见列宁?》,2012年,香港科技大学社会科学部工作论文。 必读
  6 陈硕和高琳,《央地关系:财政分权的度量及作用机制再评估》,《管理世界》2012年第6期。 必读
  7 罗昌平和饶智,《公共裙带》,载于《财经》2011年第4期。 选读
 
 


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