Working Papers


"Rock, Scissors, Paper: the Problem of Incentives and Information in Traditional Chinese State and the Origin of Great Divergence" (2011) LSE Economic History Working Paper No.152.

Money and Monetary System in China in 19-20th Century: an Overview (2011) Chapter contribution to Encyclopedia of Financial Globalization (edited by Charles Calomiris and Larry Neal forthcoming with Elsevier)

Political Institution and Long Run Economic Trajectory: Some Lessons from Two Millennia of Chinese Civilization (2012) CEPR Discussion paper DP8791