Publications

  • "Understanding Public Spending Trends for Infrastructure in Developing Countries" with Vivien Foster (World Bank) and Anshul Rana (World Bank), World Bank Policy Research Paper 9903. Click Here.

  • "What Have We Learned about the Effectiveness of Infrastructure Investment as a Fiscal Stimulus A literature Review" with Maria Vagliasindi (World Bank), World Bank Policy Research Paper 9796. Click Here.

      Featured on: Infra4Dev

  • “Digital Technologies and Authoritarian Regimes: A Case of Pothole Management in Moscow” with Gulnaz Sharafutdinova, PONARS Eurasia Policy Memo No.661 (2020)

       Policy Memo:  Click Here.

  • “Mathematical Expression of Law” with Haluk Emiroglu, Journal of the Faculty of Law, Ankara University, 62(1), 73-92 (2013)

       Paper:  Click Here.

Under Review

  • "Political Dividends of Digital Participatory Governance: Evidence from Moscow Pothole Management", with Gulnaz Sharafutdinova (King's College London) and Jevgenijs Steinbuks (World Bank), World Bank Policy Research Paper 9445.

       Won the 2020 ECA Academy Award, World Bank

      Featured on: RBC, Forbes, WB Let's Talk Development Blog

       ECA Academy Presentation: Click Here.

      Presentation Slides: Click Here.

       Policy Research Working Paper: Click Here.

  • "The Impact of the Spatial Population Distribution on Economic Growth", with Constantin Burgi (University College Dublin)

        Working Paper:  Click Here.

        Data (country-level) can be downloaded from the World Bank's Data Catalog.

  • "Social Distancing and the Economic Impact of COVID-19 in the United States" with Constantin Burgi (University College Dublin), CESifo Working Paper No.8577.

         Working paper: Click Here.