PEER REVIEWED PUBLICATIONS
The role of conflict in sex discrimination: The case of missing girls.
Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2023. (with Astghik Mavisakalyan)
Affirmative action and intersectionality at the Top: Evidence from South Africa.
Industrial Relations, 2021. (with Stephan Klasen)
Educational gender gaps and economic growth: A systematic review and meta-regression analysis.
World Development, 2019. (with Juliane Zenker, Stephan Klasen and Sebastian Vollmer)
US aid, US educated leaders and economic ideology.
European Journal of Political Economy, 2018.
Does aid effectiveness depend on the quality of donors?
World Development, 2017. (with Peter Nunnenkamp and Katharina Richert)
Your development or mine? The effects of donor-recipient cultural differences on the aid-growth nexus.
Journal of Comparative Economics, 2016.
Remittances and the effectiveness of foreign aid
Review of Development Economics, 2016. (with Peter Nunnenkamp)
Government ideology in donor and recipient countries: Does ideological proximity matter for the effectiveness of aid?
European Economic Review, 2015. (with Axel Dreher and Peter Nunnenkamp)
Gendered Aid and Women's Rights
(with Gabriella Montinola). Under Review
Mining and Government Mistrust
(with Astghik Mavisakalyan) Revise and resubmit to European Economic Review
Health Aid, Women's Empowerment and Infant Mortality
(with Gabriella Montinola and Sarah Prince).
Aiding urbanization? The impact of Chinese and DAC aid on urbanization rates in Sub-Saharan Africa
(with Calumn Hamilton and Robert Lensink)
Gender inequality and growth in Europe.
Intereconomics, 2017. (with Stephan Klasen)
Evidence-based allocation in global health: lessons learned for Germany
Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik, 2018.