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Fernanda Brollo

Curriculum Vitae

Contact details

Telephone: +44(0) 2476 528244

Fax: +44(0) 2476 523032


Room: S2.111b

Research Interests

My current research interests are in:

  • Political Economy
  • Development Economics
  • Public Finance


Tying Your Enemy’s Hands in Close Races: The Politics of Federal Transfersin Brazil (2012). American Political Science Review Vol.106:04, pp. 742-761. (with T. Nannicini) Paper, Online appendix

The Political Resource Curse (2013). American Economic Review, 103(5): 1759-96 (with T. Nannicini, R. Peroti and G. Tabellini) Working paper version; Online appendix; Codes

What Happens When a Woman Wins an Election? Evidence from Close Races in Brazil (2016). Journal of Development Economics 122, pp. 28-45 (with U. Troiano). Paper

Working Papers

The Political Economy of Enforcing Program Conditions: Evidence from Brazil (with K. Kaufmann and E. La Ferrara) Paper

Learning about the Enforcement of Conditional Welfare Programs and Behavioral Responses: Evidence from Bolsa Familia in Brazil (with K. Kaufmann and E. La Ferrara) Paper

To the Victor Belongs the Spoils? Party Membership and Public Sector, (with Pedro Forquesato and Juan Carlos Gozzi) Paper

Decentralization and State Capacity (with Thiemo Fetzer, Samuel Maden, and Joana Naritomi) Paper


EC304 The Making of Economic Policy

EC9B6 Topics in Public and Political Economics